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Mrs. Bertino from Joliet IL is requesting Technology through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Help Make Us Happy with Headphones!

My students need headphones for our computers and listening center. We only have three headphones that are working.

  • $291 goal

This project expired on April 6, 2015.

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

We love to read and work on the computer. We have a reading program that will read books to us. We also have a listen to reading center that helps us with fluency. The students love listening to the stories. Our challenge is that we only have three working headphones.

Our school is a K-5 Elementary school.

We have 24 students in our first grade classroom. They love reading and listening to reading. The students use the computers and listen to reading center daily. They also use the computer for math programs. Students use the computer daily.

My Project

The students will be able to work on the computer and listen to reading center without disturbing the rest of the classroom. The headphones will keep the noise level down so, the rest of the class can continue learning. The students using the headphones will be able to hear the stories and the directions to the computer programs that we use for reading and math.

The donation to this project will improve our classroom because there will be less noise and distractions from the computer and listen to reading center.

It will be better for the entire class.

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

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3 donors3 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 24 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
24 Headphone Lab Pack w/ Carrying Case Headphone Option: MS2L Headphones, Ear Cushions: Leatherette, Volume Control: No • Teachers' School Supply $192.77 1 $192.77

Materials cost

$192.77

Vendor shipping charges

$21.20

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$2.89

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$246.86

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$43.56

Total project goal

$290.42

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$290.42

2 Donors

-$145.21

Donations toward project cost

-$123.43

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$21.78

match offer

-$145.21

Match offer toward project cost

-$123.43

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$21.78

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$0.00

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