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Mrs. Banta from Reno NV is requesting Computers & Tablets through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

E-Reading Up a Storm

My students need a varied reading materials for their nightly book clubs, to keep them in engaging and current books. Digital E-books would enable kids to read a better variety.

  • $730 goal

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My Students

Our school is a sixth, seventh and eighth grade school in a suburb of Reno, NV. Our school is a beautiful and has only been open for nine school years. We were designed as a high tech school, but as time has passed our computers and technology have not been updated and the great Project Based Learning curriculum we developed and established is becoming more, and more difficult to conduct. The sixth grade classes are composed of more than 400 students from various social economic needs and encompass many different learning needs.

My Project

Students read in nightly book clubs as a way to execute real life reading skills. Often reading ten or more books a year. With E-Reader's, student groups will be able to choose their own books, from digital sources for more current and larger variety at their instructional level. Students love the responsibility and new experience of an E-Reader. Student's would also be able to use these tablets for research on a variety of Social Studies and English projects, such as book trailers and Web Quests. Six tablets would enable one per group during group work, or allow one group to have access to digital books.

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This project will reach 400 students.

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
Fire HD 8 Tablet with Alexa, 8" HD Display, 16 GB, Black - with Special Offers • Amazon Business $71.99 5 $359.95
Amazon Fire HD 8 Tablet Case (7th Generation, 2017 Release), Punch Red • Amazon Business $29.99 2 $59.98
Amazon Fire HD 8 Tablet Case (7th Generation, 2017 Release), Marine Blue • Amazon Business $29.99 2 $59.98
Amazon Fire HD 8 Tablet Case (7th Generation, 2017 Release), Canary Yellow • Amazon Business $29.99 1 $29.99
Amazon Fire HD 8 Tablet Case (7th Generation, 2017 Release), Cobalt Purple • Amazon Business $29.99 1 $29.99

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