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Ms. Swyers from Charlotte NC is requesting Instructional Technology through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Engaging Future Mathematicians

My students need a printer, dry erase markers, and other coloring supplies!

  • $474 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

These students are in 6th grade and go to a Title I school. The entire school receives free lunch, and most of the families come from inner-city backgrounds.

Being a Title I school, funding for materials can be very limited, so I want to be able to provide my team with the best resources to help them reach their full potential.

These students work hard and are extremely motivated. I want them to feel successful in how they are performing.

My Project

Money has been a little tight at our school where they had to take back all the individual printers in each of our classrooms this year. I am hoping to get the support from others to help pay for a printer in the classroom. I want to be able to print out student projects and work in the classroom so we can display it in the hallways for all to see!

My students are also in need of dry erase markers!

Lately in class I have been letting my students show their math work on their desks during my class. This has helped my students become fully engaged in my class. This makes it easy for them to show their work and be creative while doing it! I can't tell you how much this has helped in the classroom, especially with my inclusion students as well as "challenging" students.

Ms. Swyers
Grades 6-8
More than three‑quarters of students from low‑income households

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
WorkForce WF-7710 Wireless Wide-format Color Inkjet Printer with Copy, Scan, Fax, Wi-Fi Direct and Ethernet • Amazon Business $149.99 1 $149.99
Epson T252XL-BCS Combo Pack, Black High Capacity and C/M/Y Standard Capacity Cartridges • Amazon Business $69.97 1 $69.97
Expo Low-Odor Dry Erase Markers, Chisel Tip, 16-Pack, Assorted • Amazon Business $10.22 4 $40.88
Epson T252XL120 DURABrite Ultra Black High Capacity Cartridge Ink • Amazon Business $34.99 1 $34.99
Best Dry Erase Markers (BULK SET OF 36!) in Assorted Colors - Usable on any Whiteboard Surface - Fine Point White Board Pens in 12 Different Colors - Including Black, Neon, Red, Green, Blue, & More • Amazon Business $19.99 1 $19.99
Hibery 16 Pack Magnetic Dry Whiteboard Eraser Square with Wave Edge - Magnetic Whiteboard Eraser for Home, Office and School Classroom - Blue • Amazon Business $9.99 2 $19.98
Mr. Sketch 1905069 Scented Markers, Chisel Tip, Assorted Colors, 12-Count • Amazon Business $5.22 1 $5.22

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