You're on track to get doubled donations (and unlock a reward for the colleague who referred you). Keep up the great work!
Take credit for your charitable giving! Check out your tax receipts

In a rush to make a major tax-deductible gift before the year's end? Purchase account credits and choose projects later!

Time is running out! Make your tax-deductible gift before midnight on December 31.

To use your $50 gift card credits, find a project to fund and we'll automatically apply your credits at checkout. Find a classroom project
Are you a public school teacher in need of funding? Get funded »
Skip to main content

We're a charity that makes it easy for anyone to help a classroom in need. Your gift is tax-deductible.

Your school email address was successfully verified.

  • $639 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

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

Language Learning and Literacy for Little Ones

My students need the Rosetta Stone English Course and a laptop computer with a mouse and mouse pad.

My Students

Learning to read at age 5 can be quite challenging, but learning to read in a language that you do not yet understand is a whole other story. Through this project, my students will be able to use technology to help them develop and strengthen English oral language skills and so much more.

I teach kindergarten at a title one school where about 80% our incoming kindergarteners do not speak English as their first language, and many do not speak English at all.

Almost all of our students and families are living in poverty and are on free and reduced lunch. For many of our students, their first day of kindergarten is the first day they have ever set foot in a classroom setting. Teaching them how to speak and understand English while at the same time teaching them to read and write in English can be quite a challenge.

My Project

Unfortunately, due to outdated security software, all student computers were removed from the classrooms at our school this past June. Sadly, there has been no money in the budget to replace them at this time. (We are still hopeful) Not having computers in the classroom puts our students at a huge disadvantage. This project will provide my students with the opportunity to learn through technology. My ELLs (English Language Learners) will be able to use the Rosetta Stone English Course on this laptop. This program not only teaches English oral language, but beginning reading and writing skills in English as well. All of my students will be able to use this computer to learn basic computer skills and typing. They will also be able to strengthen reading skills using programs such as ImagineLearning and Reading Rabbit as well as websites such as,, and The possibilities are truly endless.

Please consider making a donation to help fund this project for my students.

Your donation will help build a solid academic foundation for so many students this year, and for many years to come.

Read More

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Learn English: Rosetta Stone English (American) - Level 1-5 Set • Amazon $249.00 1 $249.00
ASUS 15.6-Inch HD Dual-Core 2.16GHz Laptop, 500GB • Amazon $239.99 1 $239.99
Raindrop Mouse Pad, Blue • Amazon $8.41 1 $8.41
Daffodil WMS217B Wireless Optical Mouse 2.4GHz - Cordless Car Shaped 3 Button PC Mouse with Scrollwheel - For Laptop / Netbook / Desktop Computers - Supported by: Microsoft Windows (7 / XP / Vista) and Apple MAC (OS X +) - Battery Powered (2xAAA Inc.) - Novelty Porsche Shaped Mouse • Amazon $7.95 1 $7.95

Materials cost


Vendor shipping charges


State sales tax


3rd party payment processing fee


Fulfillment labor & materials


Total project cost


Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms


Total project goal


How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal


3 Donors


Donations toward project cost


Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms


Excluded support for DonorsChoose


Still needed View calculationHide calculation


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

View complete list Show less

3 donors3 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 36 students.

Project Activity

Boost your odds

Add a profile photo in addition to your classroom photo. If you add a photo, it'll show up right here on your project page.

You are more likely to receive funding if you put a face to your name.

Upload a photo
{"pmaHash":"","schoolCity":"Greenacres","showProjectRecommendations":true,"teachersOnPage":[1823263],"isTeacherViewingTheirOwnProject":false,"schoolState":"FL","teacherPossessivePronoun":"her","PMsManager":null,"schoolGradeType":{"id":1,"name":"Early Education"},"TeacherPMForms":{},"applePayMerchantID":"","proposalId":1298747,"proposalMessageFormModel":null,"numActiveProjects":0,"completingDonationAmount":0,"teacherHasClassroomPhoto":true,"proposalURL":"","verifyShowPhotos":"","numStudents":36,"teacherScreenName":"Ms. Hall","authorIds":{"1823263":{"owner":"Ms. Hall","donationSalutations":{}}},"displayedPercentFunded":1.0,"proposalsOnPage":[1298747],"proposalHash":"-1527660583","isApplePayMobileOnly":true,"progressBarPercentage":100.00,"pmaId":"","teacherProfilePhotoURL":"","teacherHasProfilePhoto":false,"currentWorkflowStatusCode":21,"teacherChallengeId":291096,"photosPublished":true,"queryString":"","DonorPMForm":null,"isApplePayEnabled":true,"fundedByTarget":false,"activeProject":null,"donorIdsForImpactPhotoCheck":["MjczNzQ1NA==","MjYwNTAzMA==","MTgwMDEzNg=="],"teacherId":1823263,"schoolCounty":"Palm Beach","fullyFunded":true,"isStudentLed":false,"isExpired":true,"schoolStateObj":{"code":"FL","name":"Florida"}}