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Mrs. Phelps from Oklahoma City OK is requesting Instructional Technology through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Headphones for ELL's!

My students need durable headphones to be able to concentrate while doing research work on the Chromebooks.

  • $202 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My 40+ students are English Language Learners from diverse and low economic background. They range from ages 6- 11 and grades Kindergarten through fifth grade. They are eager to learn not only the academic content but also about the culture. About 82% of the school's population is Hispanic. We are situated in a high poverty area in the city of Oklahoma. W. Elementary is a Title one inner city school. Nearly all students are from low-income households, everyone in our school is on free or reduced lunch. Most of my students do not have access to a computer or tablet at home. Their families rely on the technology we have at school. Unfortunately, we don't have enough technology in our building to support our student's learning and prepare them for the future.

My Project

My ELL students need headphones to listen to read aloud books and be able to concentrate without the noise around them. Many times their parents don't speak English so they can't read to my students at home. These headphones will also allow me to individualize their learning by assigning online lessons. The headphones will also allow the rest of the class to stay focused on what they are working without the noise from the computers or chromebooks. Students love to use comfortable headphones that are designed for little minds. The right headphones can also make them more excited about learning.

Mrs. Phelps
Grades 3-5
  • Westwood Elementary School
  • Oklahoma City, OK
More than three‑quarters of students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
FN2924CX - Listening Center Headphones - Set of 8 • Lakeshore Learning Materials $129.00 1 $129.00

Materials cost

$129.00

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$10.51

3rd party payment processing fee

$1.94

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$171.45

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$30.26

Total project goal

$201.71

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$201.71

4 Donors

-$201.70

Donations toward project cost

-$171.45

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$30.25

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$0.01

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$0.00

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