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Ms. Burns from Pleasantville NJ is requesting Computers & Tablets through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

iPad for STEM and Robotics

My students need an iPad to engage in STEM activities such as robotics.

  • $310 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My students are culturally, ethnically, and academically diverse. Over 65% of the students I work with come from non-native English speaking families with many arriving to the U.S. for the first time. Also, over 93% of our students receive free or reduced price lunch due to the family's low socioeconomic status.

As a teacher in a low-income and high poverty school district, many of my students are struggling readers.

Despite the difficulties my students endure in and out of the classroom, they truly enjoy coming to school. I strive to foster that enjoyment and create meaningful learning experiences for my students.

My Project

My students have been learning to code and wish to advance in the field of robotics. An iPad will assist with usage in our robotics center and in STEM club. Our children can use the iPad to create coded projects using Spheros, and Dash and Dot robots that we currently have. An iPad will also offer the opportunity to expand our skills by using additional apps that are only available on the Apple operating system.

Having an iPad in the Library will help my students on many different levels.

The iPad will allow students the opportunity to use their higher level thinking skills to program, create videos, and interact with the world around them. All we need is an iPad and we are on our way to creative, fun, and meaningful learning experiences!

Ms. Burns
Grades 3-5
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Apple iPad Air A1474 (32 GB, Wi-Fi, White with Silver) (Certified Refurbished) • Amazon Business $229.99 1 $229.99

Materials cost

$229.99

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$3.45

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$263.44

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$46.49

Total project goal

$309.93

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$309.93

2 Donors

-$293.46

Donations toward project cost

-$251.54

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$41.92

match offer

-$14.00

Match offer toward project cost

-$11.90

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$2.10

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$2.47

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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