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Mrs. Carpenter from Tampa FL is requesting Instructional Technology through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

It All Adds up

My students need a class set of calculators for solving physics and chemistry problems.

  • $280 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

I teach at a Title I school with a high population of ESOL students. I am constantly amazed by my students' desire to learn and the amount of determination they have to succeed. One of the best ways I have found to provide for all of my students' diverse needs is hands-on learning and technology integration. Technology is able to bring to life many of the abstract concepts that my students are learning about and allows them to interact with a concept, instead of merely reading about it.

Students who are actively engaged are able to learn more and at a deeper level.

Technology allows us to tailor the education to meet the educational and cultural needs of the students.

My Project

In physical science my students complete basic calculation in both the chemistry and the physics portions of the class. Many of my students do not have calculators of there own and my current supply has dwindled to the point that I do not have enough to go around. A classroom set of calculators will allow all students to complete there problems to the best of their ability. With a full set I will be able to provide for everyone taking the stress of both students and their parents in the need to provide one. The calculators will be used almost daily in the classroom.

Mrs. Carpenter
Grades 9-12
More than three‑quarters of students from low‑income households

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3 donors3 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 180 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Texas Instruments TI-503 SV 503SV/FBL/2L1 Standard Function Calculator • Amazon Business $5.12 40 $204.80

Materials cost

$204.80

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$3.07

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$237.87

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$41.98

Total project goal

$279.85

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$279.85

2 Donors

-$138.94

Donations toward project cost

-$135.94

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$3.00

match offer

-$119.92

Match offer toward project cost

-$101.93

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$17.99

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$20.99

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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