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  • $695 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Ms. Johnson
Grades PreK-2
Nearly all students from low‑income households
  • 9 donors
  • $0 still needed

iPads to Enhance Learning Opportunities

My students need iPads when taking tests. Studies show students in the early grades benefit from taking tests on the iPad because of the close proximity to the test.

My Students

My goal for my ESL students at the end of the year is to be on level in both reading and in math. Closing the gaps in these academic areas are so important at the early grades and I work diligently to close these gaps every day. Using technology is instrumental and I feel iPads would be an asset.

I have 26 amazing 1st grade ESL students in Providence, Rhode Island.

They are smart and hard working students who come to school with smiles on their faces ready to learn every day. I work in a low income urban area and so I work to provide my students with the tools they need to be successful lifelong learners. My school is made up of hardworking and dedicated teachers who have their students needs as the first priority.

My Project

Students will use these iPads not only for testing but for research based opportunities. Technology is such an integral part of my classroom and I feel iPads would only enhance their learning opportunities. Whether it be working on a class research progress, independent practice, or taking a test, having these iPads would make a difference in the lives if my students.

Donations would help make my dream in my classroom become a reality.

Helping my students be successful learners would be greatly appreciated. The more technology my ESL students have, the more beneficial their learning will be. Thank you very much!

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Apple - iPad mini 2 with Wi-Fi - 16GB - Space Gray • Best Buy Education $275.86 2 $551.72

Materials cost

$551.72

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$8.28

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$590.00

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$104.12

Total project goal

$694.12

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$694.12

7 Donors

-$376.18

Donations toward project cost

-$321.25

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$54.93

Matching donations from our partners

-$316.18

Match offers toward project cost

-$268.75

Match offers to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$47.43

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$1.76

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

Our team works hard to negotiate the best pricing and selections available.

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9 donors9 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 26 students.

Project Activity

This classroom project was brought to life by #BestSchoolDay and 8 other donors.

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