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Ms. Di Piazza from Sun Valley CA is requesting Computers & Tablets through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

iPads = Learning in a PreK Autism Class!

My students need iPads and case to support and facilitate learning in math and literacy!

  • $1,473 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

The majority of students in my classroom are diagnosed with autism. My students are caring, fun, and I love teaching them through play every day! My students have significant needs in communication, social skills, motor skills and cognitive abilities. In addition, many of my students have health challenges such as feeding issues and allergies.

I teach in a Title I school in Southern California.

My school is located in a low socio-economic area where most students qualify for free meals. Families truly depend on our school to provide a safe, engaging and productive learning environment!

My Project

I am requesting three iPads and three iPad cases. My students are extremely drawn to technology and so motivated by the cause and effect aspect! It is a wonderful tool to facilitate learning in math and literacy.

In addition to academics, these iPads will be an amazing tool to target communication for my non-verbal students.

It will truly give them a voice and a way to express themselves. There are countless apps I plan on using to target math, literacy, and communication in fun and engaging ways with my students!

These iPads would be used daily in a small group setting. I plan to set clear learning objectives during our iPad time to help students learn and grow!

Ms. Di Piazza
Grades PreK-2
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
iPad and Case • Best Buy Education $368.07 3 $1,104.21

Materials cost

$1,104.21

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$101.04

3rd party payment processing fee

$16.56

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$1,251.81

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$220.91

Total project goal

$1,472.72

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$1,472.72

7 Donors

-$1,416.84

Donations toward project cost

-$1,205.06

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$211.78

match offer

-$55.00

Match offer toward project cost

-$46.75

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$8.25

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$0.88

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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