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  • $223 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Ms. Kelly
Grades 6-8
Nearly all students from low‑income households
  • 4 donors
  • $0 still needed

Help Improve Literacy for Reading Intervention Students in DC!

Help me give my students the materials they need for their Read 180 program! As a a teacher for Read 180, a reading intervention, two pronged headphoness with microphones and computer mice are essential for classroom success!

My Students

I teach at a Washington, D.C. public school in Petworth. The majority of our students come from low-income families and many of our students are English language learners.

While our school is accomplishing unprecedented growth in literacy, particularly for our city's demographics, it is crucial to instill a love and passion for reading in our students.

My Project

Read 180 is one of the best reading intervention programs in the country with historically highly successful results. In this class, students rotate through silent reading, workbook, and computer program stations designed to improve their below grade-level reading skills. However we currently do not have enough headphones (with microphones) or computer mice to go around. We need your help! With the correct technology, these students' reading levels can quickly catch up to that of their peers. The computer program is designed to specifically meet students at their level and target the skills each student needs to be successful in improving their reading.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Beexcellent Gaming Headset GM-1 with Microphone for New Xbox 1 PS4 PC Cellphone Laptops Computer - Surround Sound, Noise Reduction Game Earphone-Easy Volume Control with LED Lighting 3.5MM Jack(Blue) • Amazon Business $19.99 6 $119.94
AmazonBasics 3-Button USB Wired Mouse (Black) • Amazon Business $6.99 4 $27.96

Materials cost

$147.90

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$8.87

3rd party payment processing fee

$2.22

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$188.99

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$33.35

Total project goal

$222.34

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$222.34

3 Donors

-$74.10

Donations toward project cost

-$62.99

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$11.11

match offer

-$148.24

Match offer toward project cost

-$126.00

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$22.24

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

Our team works hard to negotiate the best pricing and selections available.

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4 donors4 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 120 students.

Project Activity

This classroom project was brought to life by A. James & Alice B. Clark Foundation and 3 other donors.

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