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Mrs. Hudson from Norfolk VA is requesting Instructional Technology through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

If You Give a Mouse Some Earbuds

Help me give my students headphones and wireless mice for a way to more easily learn with technology!

  • $411 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

The school district I teach in is an urban district surrounded by rivers and the Chesapeake Bay. My school is a Title I school. My amazing students love technology and learning in the 21st century classroom! They are also really into science and hands-on experiences. Many of my students struggle with reading and I am always looking for new ways to keep them engaged. Almost all of my students come from military families and have lived all over the world!

My Project

My students have access to Chromebooks daily to help with their learning. These are such great educational tools! However, many websites require sound or are difficult to maneuver with the Chromebook touchpad. The headphones in my classroom are around 10 years old and falling apart. Also, I only have a few pairs for 25 students! Additionally, we only have access to a few computer mice. These mice are pretty old and the wires are always in the way! Earbuds and a wireless mouse for each student would help solve these problems. My students would be able to access the educational programs we use much more efficiently!

Mrs. Hudson
Grades 3-5
More than half of 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.

5 donors have given to this project.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Koss KEB/4 - headphones • Best Buy Education $6.41 25 $160.25
V7 MW100-1N - mouse - 2.4 GHz - black • Best Buy Education $6.15 25 $153.75

Materials cost

$314.00

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$4.71

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$348.71

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$61.54

Total project goal

$410.25

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$410.25

4 Donors

-$291.19

Donations toward project cost

-$253.51

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$37.68

match offer

-$112.00

Match offer toward project cost

-$95.20

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$16.80

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$7.06

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$0.00

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