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Mr. Lumsden from Allentown PA is requesting Instructional Technology through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

I Can See Clearly Now

Help me give my students a way to clearly see my daily instruction.

  • $478 goal

This project expired on January 26, 2022.

This project expired on January 26, 2022.

My Students

My school is a title one school located on the east side of our town. I have been at this school for over twenty-five years and I am now teaching children of children that I've had over the years. It is an honor that I have been a part of so many families for all of these years. The children that have passed through my room have been as unique as the stars in the sky. We have laughed, cried, and at times scratched our heads at some of the things that have occurred in our little room. Now that the children are returning to the classroom there are many challenges facing them. The last year and a half have cost my children a lot of growth that I am working to help them catch up.

My Project

I have been teaching long enough that I have moved from a chalkboard to a smartboard in my room. Helping the children to clearly see the lesson that I am presenting to them is a key element in making that instruction real and effective for them. I have an old document camera now that I recently discovered can no longer be updated and will therefore no longer work with the changing equipment in my classroom.

A new document camera will allow me to help my students see the materials being presented in a way that will help bring the learning experience alive.

Mr. Lumsden
Never Before Funded Grades PreK-2
Nearly all students from low‑income households

Equity Focus

At this school, more than 50% of students are Black, Latino, and/or Native American, and more than 50% come from low-income households. Learn how your donation to this school supports a more equitable education.

This project will reach 25 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
GBC Discovery 1100 Document Camera 8x Digital Zoom (DCV10001) • Staples $370.66 1 $370.66

Materials cost

$370.66

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

Sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$5.56

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$406.22

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$71.69

Total project goal

$477.91

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