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Mrs. Gaines from Punta Gorda FL is requesting Computers & Tablets through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Innovation to Build College and Career Success!

Help me give my students the technology opportunities with Chromebooks, that they do not have in their homes to continue to be successful and confident in the middle school setting!

  • $896 goal

This project expired on April 15, 2019.

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

I’m excited for the new adventure being a computer teacher at PGMS with six and seventh-grade students! Students are in the digital age and need every bit of equipment to successfully complete the projects that are assigned. Students we will be working on basic typing skills and also be able to be certified in Microsoft-MOS, my students are in need of all the supplies that they can to be successful digital students. My students are hard-working and dedicated to their studies my new incoming sixth-graders might be a bit nervous to come into the middle school setting I want to do everything I can to make them feel comfortable in my classroom! I have a warm and safe classroom that I provide for my students every their year that I’ve taught!

My Project

The Chromebooks will help keep my students modern and up to date and successful on all school projects and productivity! My students do not have access to technology in their everyday homes to do basic projects expected in the middle school setting. These will help students create awesome works of art and amazing research projects for all their classes, as well as, utilizing the computer programming in the technology classroom setting! Please help set up my hard working students the basic items they need to keep up with the times in our technology age! They will be so grateful for these items! College career and success is extremely important to my students! Thank you.

Mrs. Gaines
Grades 6-8
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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This project will reach 180 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
HP 11V020NR 11.6" Chromebook, Intel Celeron N3060, 16GB eMMC, 4GB RAM, Chrome, Intel HD Graphics 400 • Quill.com $239.99 3 $719.97

Materials cost

$719.97

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$10.80

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$760.77

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$134.25

Total project goal

$895.02

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$895.02

1 Donor

-$760.77

Donations toward project cost

-$760.77

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$0.00

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$134.25

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$0.00

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