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Mrs. Barnaby from Alma MI is requesting Technology through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Help...We Have Two Osmos & No iPads to Use Them With!

My students need two iPads to use during our center based Math and Language Arts blocks with our two class Osmos.

  • $991 goal

This project expired on March 6, 2016.

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

"Tell me and I forget. Teach me and I remember. Involve me and I learn."-Benjamin Franklin. My centers based classroom is an environment where everyone that enters is involved. We make learning fun and engaging for all!

Our classroom is a Young Fives/Kindergarten blend.

The academic and behavior level of the 21 students in my room is a very large range. I have students that are reading independently and others that are still working on the letters in their name. Our school is a PK-1 building and is an awesome, child friendly environment where everyone believes in the power that young people bring to the world!

My Project

I am requesting two iPad Minis to use during our Math and Language Arts centers with the two classroom Osmos I purchased at the beginning of the year. The iPad/Osmo combination will help me further differentiate instruction as the children work at their individual levels. In order to use an Osmo with an iPad it requires no case. I plan to have these two iPad Minis set up at stations in my classroom where they will be specific to the Osmo. I will, however, keep my eye out for a good case or two so we can eventually use them in other areas around our classroom. However, right this moment we are very anxious to try out the Osmo!

I am a strong believer that technology isn't the end, it's a means to the end.

By receiving the donation of two iPad Minis I will be able to continue meeting my learners' needs and helping them meet or even exceed our grade level standards. Wouldn't it be awesome if you could say you were a part of our classroom journey where everyone is involved!

Mrs. Barnaby
Grades PreK-2
More than three‑quarters of students from low‑income households

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9 donors9 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 21 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Apple - iPad mini 2 with Wi-Fi - 32GB - Space Gray • Best Buy Education $399.99 2 $799.98

Materials cost

$799.98

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$12.00

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$841.98

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$148.58

Total project goal

$990.56

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$990.56

7 Donors

-$361.46

Donations toward project cost

-$314.74

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$46.72

Matching donations from our partners

-$620.28

Match offers toward project cost

-$527.24

Match offers to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$93.04

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$8.82

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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