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Mr. Waddoups from Salt Lake City UT is requesting Computers & Tablets through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Fueling Multimedia Learning in My STEM Classroom

Help me give my students an iPad mini (with protective case), a microphone, a wide-angle lens, and a tripod mounting adapter for multimedia projects that will elevate STEM learning.

  • $591 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

I love working with the amazing students at my STEM school. They are very supportive, highly motivated, collaborative in nature, and are always willing to try new things. The kids are grateful for the opportunities that they have. One student said to me, "Thank you for the way that you teach. I appreciate how you make it about life."

However, because the majority of the students come from high poverty areas they don't all have the same technology as their more privileged peers.

With more access to technology they can better prepare for the STEM careers that are awaiting them

My Project

My students make documentaries for Spanish class to help them and others see the need for speaking a foreign language. Currently, there is a great demand for iPads, tripod adaptors, tripods, and microphones with a small supply.

Making these documentaries in class gives the students the opportunity to research, edit, and revise their work before submitting it for review.

When they present in front of the class live, they do not have that same opportunity to have a "do over" or a "second take", as they do on video. This really gives them the chance to improve and practice in which is so important in any class and even more so in a foreign language class.

Mr. Waddoups
Grades 9-12
More than a third of students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Apple iPad Mini 4 with Targus Case • Best Buy Education $425.09 1 $425.09
PoP voice Premium 16 Feet Dual-head Lavalier Microphone, Professional Lapel Clip-on Omnidirectional Condenser Mic for Apple iPhone,Android,PC,Recording Youtube,Interview,Video Conference,Podcast • Amazon Business $18.99 1 $18.99
Cell Phone Camera Lens 2-in-1 by Pocket Lens, Macro and Wideangle lens, Fits All iPhones, iPads, Samsung, Google Phones, Alternative to Olloclip, Comes With Waterproof Pouch • Amazon Business $13.99 1 $13.99
FAVOLCANO Universal Tablet Tripod Mount Adapter Clamp Holder for iPad 2, 3, 4, Air, Air2, iPad Pro 9.7 10.5,iPad Mini 2 3 4, Samsung Galaxy Tab 2 3 4, Tab Pro, Tab S, Microsoft Surface, Google Nexus • Amazon Business $6.98 1 $6.98

Materials cost

$465.05

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$6.98

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$502.03

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$88.59

Total project goal

$590.62

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$590.62

2 Donors

-$590.62

Donations toward project cost

-$502.03

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$88.59

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$0.00

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