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  • $752 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Mrs. Sampson
Grades 3-5
Nearly all students from low‑income households
  • 9 donors
  • $0 still needed

iCan, iAchieve, iWill, on the iPad!

My students need 2 iPad minis to help enhance their fluency with 21st century technology.

My Students

Out with the old and in with new; global resources are what we are trying to acquire. My students need materials that promote inquisitiveness, creativeness, and engage them in meaningful real life situations. Let's challenge our students to become competitive among other 21st century learners.

Our school is small but mighty.

We are one of the smallest schools, population wise, in central Florida. My students come from Haiti and several Spanish speaking countries. Our classroom is strategically set up to promote independent learning; however, we are still in dire need of basic technology that wealthier surrounding schools are embedded with. We were only allocated money this year for state mandated curriculum. Let's face it, only with your help can we make this school year a success.

My Project

My students have an array of learning difficulties that range from using fine motor muscles for writing to understanding the English language. All iPad products have over 300,000 apps that are specifically made for supplemental learning. I can target every learning strategy by engaging my students in fluency, comprehension, main idea and solving mathematical problems that correlate with our curriculum. Each of the main curriculum manufacturers also design programs on the iPad to reinforce foundation skills. Instead of my students using worksheets and workbooks, they will be intrigued with using colorful and invigorating apps that spark creativity.

My students need to have people who believe and echo my passion for low socioeconomic schools.

I have 19 kids who are going to start learning on a whole new level because of YOU. If it weren't for children to work collaboratively on their iPads during center time, they wouldn't receive the same enrichment as other fortunate schools.

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Hooray! This project is fully funded

Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Apple® - iPad® mini with Wi-Fi - 16GB - Space Gray/Black • Best Buy for Business $299.99 2 $599.98

Materials cost

$599.98

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$9.00

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$638.98

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$112.76

Total project goal

$751.74

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$751.74

8 Donors

-$367.93

Donations toward project cost

-$319.49

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$48.44

match offer

-$375.87

Match offer toward project cost

-$319.49

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$56.38

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$7.94

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

Our team works hard to negotiate the best pricing and selections available.

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9 donors9 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 19 students.

Project Activity

This classroom project was brought to life by DonorsChoose.org Community Fund and 8 other donors.

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