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Mrs. Bailey from Franklin OH is requesting Technology through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Individualized Learning with an iPad

My students need an iPad for individualized learning in the special education classroom. They also need a protective case that allows for easy handling for small hands.

  • $433 goal

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My Students

“Everybody is a genius. But if you judge a fish by its ability to climb a tree, it will live its whole life believing that it is stupid.” -Anonymous

I work with 6 different groups of students in 1st through 3rd grade who receive Tier II and III intervention.

We do lots of activities to work on reading fluency, letter and sound relationships, sight words, and basic math skills. Each of my students receive extra support to help them achieve their educational goals. They are hardworking and want to learn. My students are also very funny. They love playing educational games and doing activities that involve movement, songs and technology.

My Project

An iPad will allow my students to learn individualized lessons at a pace appropriate for them. An iPad can be used for reinforcing a concept one student is struggling with. It can be used to teach an extra lesson to a student who has finished early. And it can be used for educational games and rewards when my students have been working hard and need a break. It also allows my students to learn by interacting with technology which is increasingly important in our tech-driven world. We also need a protective case that allows for easy handling for small hands.

Right now the only technology we have in my classroom is my staff laptop.

An iPad would give us access to multitudes of educational lessons, games, websites and apps. These quality resources can be included in my current curriculum to help my students learn at individualized levels that meet their current needs and grow with them as they continue to learn.

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

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8 donors8 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 47 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Apple - iPad Air with Wi-Fi - 16GB - Space Gray • Best Buy Education $299.99 1 $299.99
i-Blason IPAD5-KIDO-RED Polycarbonate Case for Apple iPad Air, Red • Staples Advantage $32.39 1 $32.39

Materials cost

$332.38

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$4.99

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$367.37

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$64.83

Total project goal

$432.20

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$432.20

6 Donors

-$294.00

Donations toward project cost

-$253.65

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$40.35

Matching donations from our partners

-$133.79

Match offers toward project cost

-$113.72

Match offers to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$20.07

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$4.41

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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