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Ms. Connor from Clermont FL is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Drop the Mic Morning News

My students need startup equipment for our morning news announcements. Specifically a microphone ( Yeti Blue ) with adapter, a tripod, and adapter to hold our iPad for recording.

  • $355 goal

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My Students

Our school is a K-8 charter school in Central Florida. We have the most wonderful, kind, and accepting students and families. Our school staff does everything in our power to meet the social, emotional, and academic needs of our students by teaching the whole child. We have started a video morning news channel developed by our 5th grade students. Our goal, with the new video morning news program, is to strengthen our community and pride within our school, in addition to building better communication and presentation skills.

My Project

Our school has taken the morning announcements to a new level, from over the intercom to video. We are teaching our 5th graders the ins-and-outs of broadcasting.

This is where we need your help, we currently have an iPad for filming but need a microphone and tripod.

Our students are so excited about building the community within our school by getting all students motivated for the school day.

Our goal is to use our morning news announcement to share positive quotes, this day in history, jokes, vocabulary words, and tips from special guests like our school nurse, guidance counselor, and/or principal. Let's help our 5th graders "drop the mic" on our schools morning news.

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
Blue Microphones - Blue Blackout Yeti + Far Cry 5 Streamer Bundle • Best Buy Education $112.88 1 $112.88
Apple - USB-C Digital AV Multiport Adapter - White • Best Buy Education $69.00 1 $69.00
Sunpak - TravelLite Pro Reverse Folding 63'Tripod - Black with red accents • Best Buy Education $62.04 1 $62.04
ChargerCity Vibration Free 360° Adjust Tripod Mount 1/4-20 Adapter, HDX-Lock Holder for Apple iPad Pro iPad Air Mini Galaxy Tab Surface 7-12-Inch Tablets (Fits All Case) • Amazon Business $23.75 1 $23.75

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