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Ms. Joann Detelj from New York NY is requesting Computers & Tablets through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Keep Calm and Tech On!

My students need 2 8" HD tablets with kid proof cases.

  • $315 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

In my classes, every student is special and unique. I currently teach English to English Language Learners in grades 4, 5, and 6. I've taken joy in being a part of a special school community where students, families, and teachers all work together to give our students a strong social, emotional and academic foundation. We all have the same goal in mind: to cultivate a nurturing environment in which we are committed to challenging each student to meet his/her optimal potential academically, socially, and emotionally by respecting, appreciating and challenging students in a caring community, while building a sense of responsibility and respect.

My Project

I am asking for 2 tablets for my ELL students. Technology is a huge part of our world today.

Many of my students are immigrants from other countries and have not been exposed to the tech world that many of us take for granted.

My students are learning English, and to help further their learning I am asking for 2 tablets to differentiate instruction while teaching my students reading, math and science through apps. Many of my students are motivated by technology, and see using apps on tablets as "fun", and don't realize they are actually learning while playing "games".

These tablets will help my students, who not only are stressed because learning a new language is intimidating and can be frustrating at times, feel comfortable that they can work individually on their own level learn a new language while learning other necessary skills needed for their grade level.

Ms. Joann Detelj
Grades 3-5
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 325 students.

1 donor has given to this project.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Fire HD 8 Kids Edition Tablet, 8" HD Display, 32 GB, Pink Kid-Proof Case • Amazon Business $116.99 1 $116.99
Fire HD 8 Kids Edition Tablet, 8" HD Display, 32 GB, Blue Kid-Proof Case • Amazon Business $116.99 1 $116.99

Materials cost

$233.98

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

Sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$3.51

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$267.49

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$47.20

Total project goal

$314.69

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$314.69

1 Donor

-$314.69

Donations toward project cost

-$267.49

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$47.20

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$0.00

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