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Mrs. Hisington from Syracuse NY is requesting Computers & Tablets through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Keep the Fourth Graders Charged Up!

Help me give my students a Tripp Lite 5 port charging station for out new Kindle Fires, some colored paper for our ELA and Math stations, and some headphones for our reading program!

  • $157 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

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My Students

The students in our inclusion classroom come to school each day with great enthusiasm. They are excited to find ways to help others even though many are struggling themselves.

My school services families from countries including Somalia, Syria, Nepal, Burma, Vietnam, and India.

69% of our students qualify for free lunch, and 25% of the students are English Language Learners. Many of our English Language Learners are refugees from countries where they endured horrible ordeals. These children need to be able to enter a classroom environment that allows them to be in control of their own learning.

My Project

I would like to purchase a charging station. We will use this to charge the Kindle Fires we have for the classroom. The charging station will allow the students to be responsible for storage of the Fires, as well as, making sure they are plugged in each night.

I would also like to purchase two headphones for use in our small group rotations.

This will help students use the reading program more effectively.

Finally, it would be helpful to purchase colored computer paper. Students in my class need some extra support in organizing their materials. I will print the student's weekly playlists on the colored paper, and by using the colored paper the students will be able to keep track of their playlists more easily.

Mrs. Hisington
Grades 3-5
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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3 donors3 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 20 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Tripp Lite 5 Port USB Fast Charging Station Hub Device Organizer 12V4A 48W • CDW-G $54.30 1 $54.30
Cyber Acoustics 3.5mm Stereo Headset with Headphones and Noise Cancelling Microphone for PCs, Tablets, and Cell Phones in The Office, Classroom or Home (AC-5002) • Amazon Business $15.98 1 $15.98
Cyber Acoustics 3.5mm Stereo Headset with Headphones and Noise Cancelling Microphone for PCs, Tablets, and Cell Phones in The Office, Classroom or Home (AC-5002) • Amazon Business $15.98 1 $15.98
Staples Brights Colored Paper, 8.5" x 11", Yellow, Ream, 500/Ream (25204) • Staples Advantage $14.99 1 $14.99

Materials cost

$101.25

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$1.52

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$132.77

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$23.43

Total project goal

$156.20

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$156.20

2 Donors

-$140.32

Donations toward project cost

-$132.77

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$7.55

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$15.88

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$0.00

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