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Mrs. Fields from New Cumberland WV is requesting Computers & Tablets through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

I Spy an IPad

Help me give my students the latest IPad. This will help them complete important research.

  • $430 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

As a teacher in a low-income/high poverty school district, my students are faced with several challenges both in and out of the classroom. Despite the many challenges they face, I am looking to keep things simple and provide my students with creative and meaningful learning experiences.

My students are creative, clever, very spontaneous and love to laugh.

They enjoy reading and technology and lots of positive attention. Many of them are being raised in single parent households and receive a free lunch based on their socioeconomic status. These things may prevent them from getting ahead early in life and may not provide them with the life experiences many of us see as "typical."

From the minute they walk in the door of my classroom, I focus on their potential and growth while they are with me. I may not be able to control their home lives; however, I can certainly control their experience during the school day. By doing this in a creative and positive way, I am hoping to inspire all learners to continue on a path of academic excellence.

My Project

Having the most current and up to date technology is essential in a ever-changing world. My students need to complete ongoing research that supports strong literacy skills. These skills include being able to locate and use information and communicate their findings with others.

Technology allows for independence and empowerment while aiding in socialization and relationship building.

Whereas technology once lived in our world, we now live in a world of technology. There is no denying that technology plays a huge role in the way children learn. A new IPad would provide my students with access to the world around them.

Mrs. Fields
Grades 3-5
More than half of students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Apple - iPad (Latest Model) with Wi-Fi - 32GB - Space Gray • Best Buy Education $330.00 1 $330.00

Materials cost

$330.00

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$4.95

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$364.95

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$64.40

Total project goal

$429.35

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$429.35

1 Donor

-$187.35

Donations toward project cost

-$187.35

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$0.00

match offer

-$208.94

Match offer toward project cost

-$177.60

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$31.34

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$33.06

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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Project Activity

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