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Ms. Kang from Whittier CA is requesting Technology through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Increasing Reading Independence With a Digital Tablet

My students need a Samsung Galaxy Tablet in order to increase their reading fluency and reading comprehension skills.

  • $944 goal

This project expired on April 3, 2012.

This project expired on April 3, 2012.

My Students

My special needs students need a highly engaging method to increase their reading skills.

I am fortunate to work at a high achieving Title 1 school in southern California where nearly 80% of my students are on free and reduced lunch.

As a special education teacher I am always searching for creative ways to increase my students' reading skills.

My Project

In order to help my students increase their reading skills I would like to have 1 Samsung Galaxy Tablet. With a tablet I will be able to present digital interactive books to all of my students including those that cannot read. In addition to digital books, I will be able to add a variety of reading fluency, and comprehension applications to increase all of my student's reading skills.

Imagine being a third or fourth grader who has never read a book at your own reading level, now imagine having the technology to finally access those books.

With your help, we can get a digital tablet that can make this dream a reality.

Ms. Kang
Grades 3-5
More than half of students from low‑income households

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
Samsung Galaxy Tab 10 1 tablet Android 3 1 Honeycomb 32 GB 10 1 • CDW Inc. $635.96 1 $635.96

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