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Ms. Beacco from Negaunee MI is requesting Technology through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Enhancing Curriculum and Financial Literacy

My students need an iPad and a case.

  • $632 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

"Do not confine your children to your own learning, for they were born in another time." Our world is changing and so is the way students learn. As an educator, I strongly believe in the implementation of technology in the classroom.

I have the privilege of teaching 24 wonderful 3rd graders at a small school located in Michigan.

My students love all aspects of technology! From watching a YouTube video of The Great Lakes, to viewing features of the earths surface on an iPad, my students become actively engaged when I implement technology into my lessons (and those are only two examples!). My students are excited learners that are ready to take on our changing world!

My Project

In an age where education competes with video games, teachers have the change with the times and come up with new, innovative ways to connect with students. My students need an iPad and a case. Having an iPad in my classroom will provide an opportunity to enhance our curriculum. We will also use the iPad to develop financial literacy. We are in the process of starting a new school store. We will use the iPad to research and order products. We will also use it to keep track of our inventory and financial records. The possibilities of use are endless! Watching responsible leaders emerge will be a rewarding experience.

Today's students live in a world filled with technology.

If we teach in an old style format, we are doing them a disservice. This iPad will enhance our curriculum and develop financial literacy in a way that connects with our changing world. I am confident that my students will become more comfortable with technology through this funded project. Thank you!

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This project will reach 24 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Apple iPad Air 2 MH0W2LL/A (16GB, Wi-Fi, Gold) NEWEST VERSION • Amazon $439.66 1 $439.66
iPad Air 2 - Drop Tech - Ruggedized Case - Black - Black • Amazon $59.95 1 $59.95

Materials cost

$499.61

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$7.49

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$537.10

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$94.78

Total project goal

$631.88

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$631.88

6 Donors

-$250.94

Donations toward project cost

-$213.30

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$37.64

Matching donations from our partners

-$380.94

Match offers toward project cost

-$323.80

Match offers to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$57.14

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$0.00

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Project Activity

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