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Mrs. Rutherford from Washington DC is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Headphones Will Cut Out the Noise!

Help me give my students the gift of six headphones to use during centers.

  • $617 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My school is a Title I school that sits in the heart of Washington, DC. I have a group of 67 students who are fun loving, eager-to-learn new things, excited about school and love to read. My classroom would be considered a melting pot of cultural heritage and social needs. Many of my students have been in the U.S. less than 4 years. They inspire me every day.

To meet their needs, we incorporate a variety of learning strategies, group work, and alternative seating and learning options to ensure that each student's needs are met, right where they are!

My Project

My students will use these headphones and earbuds during times that would require using the tablets or laptops. We need these because, of course, these pieces of technology make noise and can become very distracting. They use their tablets and laptops for all subject areas, including literacy and math centers.

This will improve my classroom environment and our small group learning communities.

It will also help the other students in the room that are not using technology at the time to be able to concentrate on the task that they are working on.

My students will be very excited to have headphones to use!!!

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

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4 donors4 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 67 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Beats by Dr. Dre - urBeats Earphones with Lightning Connector - Yellow • Best Buy Education $59.99 5 $299.95
Apple - AirPods - White • Best Buy Education $159.99 1 $159.99

Materials cost

$459.94

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$27.60

3rd party payment processing fee

$6.90

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$524.44

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$92.55

Total project goal

$616.99

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$616.99

2 Donors

-$201.25

Donations toward project cost

-$182.31

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$18.94

match offer

-$402.51

Match offer toward project cost

-$342.13

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$60.38

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$13.23

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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Project Activity

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