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Ms. Patten from New York NY is requesting Computers & Tablets through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

iPads, Osmos, Coding, Oh My!

My students need an iPad and Osmo technology to enhance their 21st century learning skills and to engage in the ever-changing world around them.

  • $626 goal

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My Students

I have the ultimate pleasure of working with smart, enthusiastic and hard-working first graders in a Title 1 school in NYC. My class is part of an inclusive program with some students on the autism spectrum and some neurotypical learners. My students care for one another in a way that I find inspiring. My students enjoy a balance of high-energy activities and movement breaks along with time to relax and read around the room. Sensory and multiple ways of learning play a big role in my classroom.

My Project

My students are increasingly showing interest in technology and I have seen first-hand how technology is changing their learning and future opportunities. The funding of this project will add to our classroom an iPad and two Osmo tools, one of which is specific to coding. Many of my students need a variety of tools to stimulate their learning. In addition, being in a first grade classroom, it is best to have shorter lessons or activities. Many of these activities are tangible and/or visual. The iPad and Osmo tools will provide these opportunities in a highly engaging way. These tools will help each of my students learn to the best of their abilities.

I am excited to share these tools with my students and look forward to the joy on their faces when they see how small movements make a difference.

I hope that these tools, matched with hard-work, will continue to show my students the biggest and best things the world has in store for them.

Ms. Patten
Grades PreK-2
More than three‑quarters of students from low‑income households

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4 donors4 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 16 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
iPad package: 32GB iPad+Case • Best Buy Education $381.23 1 $381.23
Osmo - Osmo Genius Kit • Best Buy Education $75.27 1 $75.27
Osmo - Coding Awbie Game - Multi • Best Buy Education $37.63 1 $37.63

Materials cost

$494.13

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$7.41

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$531.54

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$93.80

Total project goal

$625.34

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$625.34

4 Donors

-$581.22

Donations toward project cost

-$531.54

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$49.68

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$44.12

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$0.00

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