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Mrs. Gervacio from West Covina CA is requesting Computers & Tablets through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

If I Can Hear, I Can Learn!

Help me give my students a powerful speaker so that they can hear better while I am teaching.

  • $511 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

I teach a first grade class with 22 eager to learn students. My students are always eager to learn and to explore new things .

My students approach life with the enthusiasm and curiosity that all six-year-old children seem to have in abundance.

They are incredibly hopeful and looking forward to the future. Their parents want the best education possible for them. I know because of the great communication that parents at our school have with the teachers. They have a never give up attitude towards any challenges they face.

My Project

My students will use the speaker to be able to better hear when ever I project something from my laptop onto my LCD projector. We currently have a small speaker that does not have capability to raise the volume and at times students can not hear. Students will enjoy this speaker when ever I am teaching them math. This year financial literacy is one of our top math concept that we need to address.

It is important that students see videos that will support their math skills in the area of financial literacy.

Many of my students are visual learners and showing them fun and engaging video about financial literacy will help to teach them these skills. Teaching them these skills introduce them to the skills of money and how to mange their money for savings, buying things, and figuring out which buying option is best. This speaker would be a great asset to our classroom learning environment.

Mrs. Gervacio
Grades PreK-2
More than half of students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Bose SoundLink Revolve Plus - speaker - for portable use - wireless • Best Buy Education $269.99 1 $269.99
Table-Mate II Folding TV Tray (White) • Amazon Business $39.95 1 $39.95
Carson Dellosa Traditional Manuscript: Grades 1-3 Nameplates (124001) • Amazon Business $10.99 2 $21.98
Tripp Lite Power Strip 120V 5-15R 7 Outlet 12' Cord 5-15P Black - power strip - 1.8 kW • Best Buy Education $18.36 1 $18.36
Dowling Magnets DO-732155 Magnetic Demonstration Number Line, -10 to 120 • Amazon Business $14.99 1 $14.99

Materials cost

$365.27

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$33.42

3rd party payment processing fee

$5.48

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$434.17

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$76.62

Total project goal

$510.79

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$510.79

5 Donors

-$492.26

Donations toward project cost

-$434.17

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$58.09

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$18.53

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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