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Mrs. Tarpley from Fort Worth TX is requesting Instructional Technology through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Help Color a Child's World!

My students need colored centers. With the use of a colored printer I will be able to print out bright colorful centers.

  • $957 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My students are our future. My school is a Title I school. My students come from a very poverty driven community were 100% of our students receive free breakfast and lunch. I know my students want to be successful but are afraid they do not have the tools to do so. I want my students to know they can and will be successful and I want to give them the tools to do just that. I want to open more doors for them by including technology into their learning and by giving them every chance to succeed as possible.

My Project

With a colored printer I will be able to do so much with my kindergarten class. We will be able to print out book labels that are fun and easy to read. I will be able to print out fully colored centers which will be used to help engage the children in learning through play. The centers will be used for reading (phonics, sight words, blending, rhyming, etc...) and math (addition and subtraction, counting, patterns, etc...). Using color will help catch the kids' eyes instead of the borrowing old gray scale. Using colored ink over gray ink will also help the kids differentiate the difference with patterns and pictures needed for matching.

Mrs. Tarpley
Grades PreK-2
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Brother - HL-L8260CDW Wireless Color Laser Printer • Best Buy Education $339.40 1 $339.40
Brother - TN433Y High-Yield Toner Cartridge - Yellow • Best Buy Education $120.24 1 $120.24
Brother - TN433C High-Yield Toner Cartridge - Cyan • Best Buy Education $120.24 1 $120.24
Brother - TN433M High-Yield Toner Cartridge - Magenta • Best Buy Education $120.24 1 $120.24
Brother - TN431BK Toner Cartridge - Black • Best Buy Education $71.25 1 $71.25

Materials cost

$771.37

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$11.57

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$812.94

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$143.46

Total project goal

$956.40

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$956.40

2 Donors

-$956.40

Donations toward project cost

-$812.94

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$143.46

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$0.00

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