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Ms. Crocker from Chicago IL is requesting Computers & Tablets through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

How Much Did You Read?

My students need Kindle fire tablets to read a genre of books and iPads to complete research while working in small group settings.

  • $1,608 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My students are mostly from low-income families that live in a gang-infested, poverty-stricken environment. They face many challenges on a daily basis. My students struggle with feeling safe, whether they are sitting on the front porch or walking to school.

My job is to make them feel safe at school as well as to give them hope that they can overcome any situation.

Every day I encourage my students to be a catalyst for change in their school, home, and their environment. My students know that they can overcome anything if they try.

My Project

Technology is everywhere around us even in places that our parents could never imagine. It's amazing that our children are able to learn something that brings them so much joy. The Kindle Fire will open an entirely new world of books for my students to read and have a great discussion about.

The Kindle Fire allows students to read a variety of books for pleasure and the iPad allows them to complete a wide range of research on a variety of topics.

Having the Kindle Fire and an iPad would give my students the opportunity to read a book and complete research using technology.

Ms. Crocker
Grades 6-8
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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3 donors3 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 90 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
2017 Latest Model Apple iPad 9.7-inch Retina Display with WIFI, 32GB, Touch ID, Apple Pay, Gold • Amazon Business $298.93 3 $896.79
Fire 7 Tablet with Alexa, 7" Display, 8 GB, Black - with Special Offers • Amazon Business $44.99 7 $314.93
2-Year Protection Plan plus Accident Protection for Fire 7 Tablet (2017 release, delivered via e-mail) • Amazon Business $14.99 7 $104.93

Materials cost

$1,316.65

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$19.75

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$1,366.40

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$241.13

Total project goal

$1,607.53

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$1,607.53

2 Donors

-$1,532.53

Donations toward project cost

-$1,302.65

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$229.88

match offer

-$75.00

Match offer toward project cost

-$63.75

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$11.25

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$0.00

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