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Mrs. McGill from Ringgold LA is requesting Technology through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

iPad, iPad, 2nd Grade Wants An iPad!

My students need 1 iPad and 1 protective cover to use for reading, math, phonics, social studies, and science.

  • $474 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

A typical day in my classroom involves lots of learning, movement and hands-on activities. We do center rotations for math and reading. Each rotation is about 20-30 minutes long. We have 3 rotations for each subject. We have lots of file folder games but would LOVE to get some technology!

My students come from low socioeconomic backgrounds in a rural community.

They are sweet students and crave love, attention and stability. I have some with disabilities, behavior problems and others who just struggle from lack of parental support/knowledge.

My Project

I am requesting 1 iPad and 1 protective cover to use for reading, math, phonics, social studies, and science. My students will use the iPad in their center rotations and during their early finisher time. They can practice their phonics skills, read books to build fluency, practice their math skills, and work on constructing sentences. They can research science and social studies topics and further their interest in these areas as well. The possibilities are endless!

The iPad will motivate my students to learn more.

They will not only want to practice the skills learned, they will be begging me to practice them. This product will give them the opportunity to work with technology they would not have at their home.

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Mrs. McGill
Grades PreK-2
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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8 donors8 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 15 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Apple® iPad® mini Wi-Fi - tablet - iOS 6 - 16 GB - 7.9 • Best Buy for Business $286.20 1 $286.20
Apple Smart Cover - protective cover for web tablet • Best Buy for Business $39.99 1 $39.99

Materials cost

$326.19

Vendor shipping charges

$13.05

State sales tax

$28.54

3rd party payment processing fee

$4.89

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$402.67

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$71.06

Total project goal

$473.73

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$473.73

7 Donors

-$448.73

Donations toward project cost

-$381.42

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$67.31

match offer

-$25.00

Match offer toward project cost

-$21.25

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$3.75

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$0.00

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