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Mrs. Pack from Waco TX is requesting Instructional Technology through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

It Counts to Calculate!

My students need calculators to make all of their experiences COUNT!

  • $322 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

The students in my classroom are students from multiple districts around Central Texas. They are all pursing careers in the healthcare field. Most of them are faced with several challenges both in and out of the classroom.

A great deal of them are from lower socioeconomic status families, and appreciate the opportunity that has been given to them through this program.

I am looking to provide them with amazing learning experiences, whether through a book or hands-on!

Let's close the achievement gap of students that do not have the necessary materials to succeed!

My Project

I have some of the most innovative and creative students in my class and technology is a HUGE part of their daily lives.

Most of them come from low-income or single parent households.

These are the things that prevent them from stepping up ahead in life and experience what we see as normal. I always focus on their potential and growth while they are in my class. I may not be able to control their lives outside of school but I can definitely control how the experience school.

These calculators will assist them in calculations as well as seeing trends in statistics the government uses to track health concerns around the world.

Calculator use in the classroom assists students with disabilities in performing accurate calculations and in improving their problem-solving skills.

In addition, students who had access to calculators had better attitudes toward math because they feel successful.

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

Equity Focus

At this school, more than 50% of students are Black, Latino, and/or Native American, and more than 50% come from low-income households. Learn how your donation to this school supports a more equitable education.

This project will reach 100 students.

3 donors have given to this project.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Everplus Calculator, Everplus Electronic Desktop Calculator with 12 Digit Large Display, Solar Battery LCD Display Office Calculator,Black • Amazon Business $7.99 30 $239.70

Materials cost

$239.70

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

Sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$3.60

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$273.30

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$48.23

Total project goal

$321.53

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$321.53

2 Donors

-$173.26

Donations toward project cost

-$147.27

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$25.99

match offer

-$148.27

Match offer toward project cost

-$126.03

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$22.24

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$0.00

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