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Mr. Grin from Staten Island NY is requesting Instructional Technology through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Earphones for English Language Learners

Help me give my students Sony - ZX Series Wired On-Ear Headphones to listen to authentic speech and pronunciation.

  • $179 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My students are the most talented, the most capable students out there. They have the knowledge of other languages and cultures. Together, we are working hard on overcoming language barriers to create not simply functioning, but successful members of American society. As a former English as a new language learner myself, I was taught to look at my background as a mine of meaningful knowledge and skills, that I can use to enrich the lives of people around me. I tirelessly work to create the same attitude in my English language learners.

My Project

In my English as a New Language class my students use technology to access knowledge in a new to them language. Luckily, there is a wealth of digital resources they can use to speed up the process of learning, by overcoming language barriers.

Sony MDR-ZX110 Noise Cancelling headphones will let my students to work on assignments with audio recordings appropriate to their own language development levels while being in the same room.

Technology serves students by empowering them, and I want to empower my English language learners. With new over-the-ear headphones, students can work individually or in small groups with immersive reading apps, listening to authentic English pronunciation.

Mr. Grin
Grades 6-8
More than half of students from low‑income households

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6 donors6 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 8 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Sony - ZX Series Wired On-Ear Headphones - Black • Best Buy Education $14.99 8 $119.92

Materials cost

$119.92

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$1.80

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$151.72

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$26.77

Total project goal

$178.49

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$178.49

1 Donor

-$178.49

Donations toward project cost

-$151.72

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$26.77

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$0.00

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