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Mrs. S. from Woonsocket RI is requesting Technology through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

iPad needed!

My students need an iPad for a communication, behavioral, and academic purposes.

  • $557 goal

This project expired on August 24, 2014.

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

Students have a variety of significant cognitive challenges as well as behavioral, physical, and medical issues. This iPAD will aide students in a variety of areas including daily living skills, academics, behavioral, communication, choice making, etc!

This is a Specialized Self Contained (Medical) classroom.

The classroom is currently composed of 8 students, 1 special education teacher, 1 classroom paraprofessional, and 2 one to one paraprofessionals. The students in the classroom range in grades (5-7) and abilities. Students have a variety of significant cognitive challenges as well as behavioral, physical, and medical issues. The students all have Individualized Education Programs designed to meet each of the student's individual educational needs. The students' IEP goals may include academics, daily living skills, motor skills, communication, etc. specific that students' individual strengths and needs. Depending upon the student, he or she may also work with specialists including a speech and language pathologist, an adaptive physical education teacher, an occupational therapist, a physical therapist, a social worker, and/or psychologist.

My Project

This will aide in student communication for non-verbal students. It will be used for students with vision impairments. It will provide educational programs to support academics done in the classroom. It will be used as a reinforcer for positive behavioral support plans. It will provide students will choice making and cause and effect opportunities as well!

This will aide in student communication for non-verbal students.

It will be used for students with vision impairments. It will provide educational programs to support academics done in the classroom. It will be used as a reinforcer for positive behavioral support plans. It will provide students will choice making and cause and effect opportunities as well!

Mrs. S.
Grades 6-8
More than three‑quarters of students from low‑income households

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This project will reach 8 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Apple® iPad® with Retina display Wi-Fi - 4th generation • Best Buy for Business $419.99 1 $419.99

Materials cost

$419.99

Vendor shipping charges

$16.80

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$6.30

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$473.09

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$83.49

Total project goal

$556.58

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$556.58

1 Donor

-$278.29

Donations toward project cost

-$236.55

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$41.74

match offer

-$278.28

Match offer toward project cost

-$236.54

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$41.74

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$0.00

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