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Mr. Gumpert from Los Angeles CA is requesting Computers & Tablets through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Financial Literacy: A Virtual Reality Bank Part Two

Help me give my students VR Headsets with Samsung Screens to complete their VR Financial Literacy Projects.

  • $596 goal

This project expired on August 24, 2019.

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

I teach at a Title I school in Los Angeles where one hundred percent of our students receive free breakfast and lunch.

My students start the day, every day, hopeful for what we will learn in class that day.

I ask them, "Why did you come to school today?" and they reply, "To change the world!" My students know that I believe in them and that with passion, determination, and a positive outlook on their potential, they can be anything they want to be.

All of my students qualify for complimentary school district provided meals before, during and after school. Despite so many challenges, my students are eager to learn and do their best. They want to be in school because they want to learn all they can so they can be successful one day.

My Project

What if we could teach our kids about the way a bank works by creating a bank inside our classroom and using Virtual Reality to become immersed inside the bank? This is Part 2 of the project:

Using two Samsung s7 phones as VR headsets and a Fifine microphone we can create a bank where the money is stored and classroom bankers act as tellers!

Students can then immerse themselves - or their families from home - using Virtual Reality to reenact the scene. Teaching financial literacy to kids can be a project they will never forget! Students will use the play money as props at their VR bank. Using the VR headset and Samsung s7 screens, we can use the VR camera footage! The Gorilla tape will be used to hold down the cable from the microphone to safely produce the VR content and watch on the Samsung s7 VR headsets.

Mr. Gumpert
Grades PreK-2
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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2 donors2 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 20 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Samsung Galaxy S7 G930V 32GB, Verizon, Black Onyx, Unlocked Smartphones (Renewed) • Amazon Business $179.00 1 $179.00
Samsung Galaxy S7 G930V 32GB, Verizon, Black Onyx, Unlocked Smartphones (Renewed) • Amazon Business $179.00 1 $179.00
[ 2019 New Version ] Virtual Reality Headset, VR SHINECON VR Goggles VR Headsets for TV, Movies & Video Games - 3D VR Glasses Compatible with iOS, Android and Other Phones Within 4.7-6.0 inch • Amazon Business $35.49 1 $35.49
FIFINE USB Microphone, Plug &Play Home Studio USB Condenser Microphone for Skype, Recordings for YouTube, Google Voice Search, Games(Windows/Mac)-K668 • Amazon Business $21.99 1 $21.99
Gorilla Tape, Black Tough & Wide Duct Tape, 2.88" x 30 yd, Black, (Pack of 1) • Amazon Business $14.74 1 $14.74

Materials cost

$430.22

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$39.37

3rd party payment processing fee

$6.45

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$506.04

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$89.30

Total project goal

$595.34

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$595.34

1 Donor

-$253.02

Donations toward project cost

-$253.02

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$0.00

match offer

-$297.67

Match offer toward project cost

-$253.02

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$44.65

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$44.65

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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