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Mrs. Serwinski from Philadelphia PA is requesting Instructional Technology through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Headphones to Help Us Focus!

My students need 20 sets of headphones so they can concentrate on their I-Ready program without background noise.

  • $298 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

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My Students

I have been fulfilling my lifelong ambition of teaching and inspiring children for over 11 years. My passion is to help my students reach their potential and, in doing so, discover the joy of learning.

I have the opportunity to teach 30 unique students at a public school.

My school is a K-8, Title I school, where all of the students receive free breakfast and lunch and come from low-income families. My school encourages a diverse approach to learning that inspires each student to learn, achieve, and remain committed to high standards in all content areas.

My Project

At our school, we use an I-Ready computer program to supplement our curriculum. The students complete interactive, engaging lessons on their individual levels. My class has shown great success and growth in this program.

However, we started out the school year with only a handful of headphones.

The students need to share them each day. When the students do not have a pair of headphones to wear, it makes it very hard for them to concentrate and hear their I-Ready lesson. With all of the computers talking with different lessons at once, the classroom can become very noisy and it's hard for the student's to focus.

These 20 sets of headphones are very much needed and will be utilized daily by my students. They will really help my students to grow and progress through their I-Ready lessons.

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

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
SODEE Folding Stereo Wired Headphones For Kids,Girls Headphones,Boys Headphone,In-line Microphone Remote Control Adjustable Over ear Headphone Kids Headsets with Soft Earpads for Cellphones(Pink) • Amazon Business $10.99 8 $87.92
SODEE Folding Stereo Wired Headphones For Kids,Girls Headphones,Boys Headphone,In-line Microphone Remote Control Adjustable Over ear Headphone Kids Headsets with Soft Earpads for Cellphones(Black) • Amazon Business $10.99 6 $65.94
SODEE Folding Stereo Wired Headphones For Kids,Girls Headphones,Boys Headphone,In-line Microphone Remote Control Adjustable Over ear Headphone Kids Headsets with Soft Earpads for Cellphones(Blue) • Amazon Business $10.99 6 $65.94

Materials cost

$219.80

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$3.30

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$253.10

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$44.66

Total project goal

$297.76

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$297.76

1 Donor

-$148.88

Donations toward project cost

-$126.55

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$22.33

match offer

-$148.88

Match offer toward project cost

-$126.55

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$22.33

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$0.00

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