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Mrs. Turner from North Chicago IL is requesting Computers & Tablets through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Getting Tech Savvy in 3rd grade

My students need four iPads to use during math and reading centers. During this time they will listen to books or play learning based games which will assist in their learning.

  • $1,682 goal

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My Students

I teach at an amazing school in the Chicagoland area. For many of my students, they love to come to school and want to learn. Since starting 3rd grade, I have seen them mature and grow academically and even develop a love of learning!

I teach at a Title 1 school in a high poverty area where 100% of our students receive free breakfast and lunch.

My students have been making great gains at school but are still behind academically. My goal every day is to remind my students that they are loved, cared for, intelligent and very capable!

My Project

These iPads will mostly be used during reading and math centers every day. Students will be able to use for a wide range of things. During math and reading centers they will use them for different computer based programs and they could also use them for scanning QR codes and researching topics. These will be used daily and with every subject in my room!

Technology will be used in nearly any career path my students will take later in life.

Therefore it is very important to me that I set my students up with as many technology opportunities as I can. I want my students to have the same opportunities as many students have around the country.

Mrs. Turner
Grades 3-5
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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This project will reach 17 students.

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
Apple - iPad (Latest Model) with WiFi - 32GB - Space Gray • Best Buy Education $329.99 4 $1,319.96
CAM-ULATA for 2017 iPad Case 9.7 Release with Kickstand Kids Folio Shockproof Corner Protection Lightweight Cover for iPad Air iPad Air2 Kid proof Green • Amazon Business $15.99 1 $15.99
CAM-ULATA for 2017 iPad Case 9.7 Release Kids Rotating Folio Stand Lightweight Rugged iPad Air iPad Air 2 Protective Cover Handle Shockproof Orange • Amazon Business $14.99 1 $14.99
CAM-ULATA for iPad Air Air 2 iPad 2017 Case for Kids 9.7 inch Shock proof Apple 5th Generation Cover Kids proof Pink • Amazon Business $13.99 1 $13.99
CAM-ULATA for New 9.7 iPad Case Kids 2017 Shockproof for iPad Air Air 2 Tablet Kids proof Handle Cover 5th Generation 9.7 inch with Folio Stand Blue • Amazon Business $13.99 1 $13.99

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