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Mrs. Schaad from San Ramon CA is requesting Computers & Tablets through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Fuel Your School- Technology and Social Skills

Help me give my students an iPad and Chromebook to help them practice their technology skills and books to teach them social skills.

  • $1,336 goal

This project expired on January 29, 2019.

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My Students

Our students are a diverse group. Kindergarten is a time to learn academic skills as well as social skills. We want our students to use technology to engage them and help them practice their reading, math and science. We also want books to help teach our students how to get along with other students.

Our students are active and eager!

They need many opportunities to learn in different ways and different contexts. The more we engage them the quicker they will learn.

My Project

Our students love to learn. However, their attention span is very short. Our challenge as teachers is to keep them motivated so they want to learn!

We try to keep our students engaged and motivated by offering many ways to learn.

By offering technology as a fun way to listen to reading as well as read stories at their level, it's another way to motivate students to read! Students can also use the requested iPad and Chromebook to play math games.

Our students also need to learn social skills. We need books to teach and model social skills as well as how to monitor one's emotions. Learning how to get along and be a positive member of society is an important part of Kindergarten.

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This project will reach 25 students.

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
Apple iPad mini 4 Wi-Fi - tablet - 128 GB - 7.9' • Best Buy Education $399.99 1 $399.99
HP Chromebook 11 G5 - Education Edition - 11.6' - Celeron N3060 - 4 GB RAM - 16 GB SSD - US • Best Buy Education $207.40 1 $207.40
Kidz Gear Wired Headphones For Kids - Ltd. Edition White • Amazon Business $19.99 2 $39.98
First Little Comics Parent Pack: Levels C & D: 20 Funny Books That Are Just the Right Level for New Readers • Amazon Business $14.70 2 $29.40
Kidz Gear Wired Headphones For Kids - Ltd. Edition White • Amazon Business $19.99 1 $19.99
Peanut Butter & Cupcake • Amazon Business $15.01 1 $15.01
Too Much Glue • Amazon Business $14.49 1 $14.49
iPad Mini 4 Case, iPad Mini 4 Retina Case, BENTOBEN Anti-slip Shock-Absorption Silicone High Impact Resistant Hybrid Three Layer Armor Protective Case Cover for iPad Mini 4 (Mint Green/Rose Red) • Amazon Business $13.99 1 $13.99
What Do You Do With a Problem? • Amazon Business $13.90 1 $13.90
Mrs. Gorski I Think I Have the Wiggle Fidgets (The Adventures of Everyday Geniuses) • Amazon Business $13.51 1 $13.51
Howard B. Wigglebottom and the Monkey on His Back: A Tale About Telling the Truth • Amazon Business $13.50 1 $13.50
Zach Apologizes (Zach Rules Series) • Amazon Business $12.47 1 $12.47
The Most Magnificent Thing • Amazon Business $11.86 1 $11.86
Listening to My Body: A guide to helping kids understand the connection between their sensations (what the heck are those?) and feelings so that they can get better at figuring out what they need. • Amazon Business $11.69 1 $11.69
Learn to Read with Tug the Pup and Friends! Box Set 2: Levels Included: C-E (My Very First I Can Read) • Amazon Business $11.69 1 $11.69
I Can't Believe You Said That!: My Story about Using My Social Filter...or Not! (Best Me I Can Be!) • Amazon Business $10.95 1 $10.95
The Potato Chip Champ: Discovering Why Kindness Counts • Amazon Business $10.95 1 $10.95
The Girl Who Never Made Mistakes • Amazon Business $10.78 1 $10.78
The Invisible Boy • Amazon Business $10.19 1 $10.19
Chocolate Milk, Por Favor: Celebrating Diversity with Empathy • Amazon Business $10.11 1 $10.11
Be Where Your Feet Are! • Amazon Business $9.95 1 $9.95
Sally Sore Loser: A Story About Winning and Losing • Amazon Business $9.95 1 $9.95
Bubble Gum Brain • Amazon Business $9.95 1 $9.95
Spaghetti in a Hot Dog Bun: Having the Courage To Be Who You Are • Amazon Business $9.90 1 $9.90
The Juice Box Bully: Empowering Kids to Stand Up for Others • Amazon Business $9.86 1 $9.86
I Just Want to Do It My Way! My Story about Staying on Task and Asking for Help • Amazon Business $9.86 1 $9.86
I Just Don't Like the Sound of No! My Story About Accepting No for an Answer and Disagreeing the Right Way! (Best Me I Can Be) • Amazon Business $9.30 1 $9.30
But It's Not My Fault! (Responsible Me!) • Amazon Business $9.30 1 $9.30
That Rule Doesn't Apply to Me! (Responsible Me!) • Amazon Business $8.76 1 $8.76
Personal Space Camp • Amazon Business $8.45 1 $8.45
The Jelly Donut Difference: Sharing Kindness with the World • Amazon Business $8.21 1 $8.21
Decibella and Her 6-Inch Voice (Communicate With Confidence) • Amazon Business $7.10 1 $7.10
Miss Malarkey Leaves No Reader Behind • Amazon Business $6.39 1 $6.39

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