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Ms. Nelson from Indianapolis IN is requesting Instructional Technology through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Hear Ye, Hear Ye!

My students need ear buds to use during science for virtual labs, interactive games, and independent work time.

  • $204 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My eighth grade students are inquisitive and creative but are sometimes held back by cultural norms, socioeconomic status, and expectations by peers. Many do not have computer access at home and even more are unable to purchase basic items needed for school in the digital age.

They are from the US, Mexico and other South and Central American countries, Burma, Uganda, and Turkey.

My school services approximately 75% free and reduced price lunch students, and my classroom sees 165 students a day in 6 science classes.

My Project

My students are fortunate to each have their own Chromebook to use while at school. We utilize these laptops daily to complete digital notes, virtual labs, and interactive science games. The students work on their Chromebooks both collaboratively and independently.

When working independently, students need headphones to complete certain individual assignments.

Because of the limited number of headphones in my classroom, students are unable to hear from their laptop unless they have their own pair of ear buds. If each student had their own pair of ear buds, they could complete labs and assignments just as their peers with access to their own headphones do.

Ms. Nelson
Grades 6-8
More than half of students from low‑income households

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This project will reach 165 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Bulk Earbuds Headphones Wholesale Earphones - Keewonda 100 Pack Disposable Ear Buds Bulk Multi Colored Headphones for School Classroom Students • Amazon Business $68.95 1 $68.95
Bulk Earbuds Headphones Wholesale Earphones - Keewonda 100 Pack Disposable Ear Buds Bulk Multi Colored Headphones for School Classroom Students • Amazon Business $68.95 1 $68.95
Dynarex Alcohol Prep Pad, Sterile, Medium (Box of 200) • Amazon Business $3.28 1 $3.28

Materials cost

$141.18

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$2.12

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$173.30

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$30.58

Total project goal

$203.88

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$203.88

2 Donors

-$203.88

Donations toward project cost

-$173.30

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$30.58

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$0.00

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