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Ms. Gavin from Lynwood CA is requesting Instructional Technology through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Headphones for One...Headphones for All!

My students need headphones to maximize their learning experience in the classroom.

  • $582 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My fourth-grade students are so alive! For good or bad, they care deeply about almost everything that happens at school, and ambivalence is rare.

Whether it's joy or anxiety, my students have an emotional intensity that can only be met with a consistent, relaxed, and light-hearted approach to teaching.

Many of my students have learning challenges and are not performing at grade level. Some have learning gaps that inhibit their success.

My goal is to reach each and every one of my students’ needs on a daily basis by providing them with engaging, rigorous, and meaningful lessons and activities.

My Project

I use a variety of multimedia presentations in my classroom to help my students learn and retain information.

Not every student learns in the same way and many students, who are used to using computers and watching television, learn better when using presentations in class or working individually with computer lessons.

To help them hear the audio when they are working on a lesson, school headphones are the perfect solution. Using school headphones will help keep students from being distracted if those around them are talking or if there are noises coming from outside the classroom. Distractions make it difficult to concentrate, but using headphones help students keep their attention on the presentation.

Ms. Gavin
Grades 3-5
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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16 donors16 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 34 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Primo Stereo Headphones Style: Red • Teachers' School Supply $10.90 35 $381.50

Materials cost

$381.50

Vendor shipping charges

$41.96

State sales tax

$34.91

3rd party payment processing fee

$5.72

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$494.09

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$87.19

Total project goal

$581.28

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$581.28

13 Donors

-$288.88

Donations toward project cost

-$248.55

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$40.33

match offer

-$288.87

Match offer toward project cost

-$245.54

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$43.33

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$3.53

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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Project Activity

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