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Ms. Weber from Port Arthur TX is requesting Computers & Tablets through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Learning on Fire!

Help me give my students Amazon Fire tablets and a charging station to enhance their learning through technology!

  • $698 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My students have faced a tremendous amount of hardship in the past year and a half, due to Hurricane Harvey. Most of them come from low economic households and are exposed to daily struggles that no 7 or 8-year-old should have to face. This has all caused many setbacks in their work abilities. School is a safe haven for my students and I try my best every day to provide them with the resources they need to succeed. However, we still lack many tools needed to supplement their learning experience.

The odds have been stacked against my students; however, they still manage to persevere and make me proud each and every day.

They are bright, driven, and the most creative group of children. I feel so blessed to be their teacher and hope to make a lasting impression on their lives!

My Project

Being able to integrate technology into my students' education is a goal of mine every day. In my classroom, my students only have access to 2 computers, 1 that is constantly having to be repaired. To say we are lacking the resources that are essential to helping me incorporate technology into my students' education is an understatement. Amazon Fire tablets would not only help us reach our 60 minute technology goal each week, but would also help reach my high and low learners. I would be able to work more in small groups, while the rest of my class is occupied learning through technology.

By having access to technology at the touch of a button, I will be able to transform my students' learning tremendously.

It is my goal to provide my students as much access to technology as possible!

Ms. Weber
Grades PreK-2
More than three‑quarters of students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Amazon - Fire HD 8 - 8'- Tablet - 16GB 8th Generation, 2018 Release - Punch Red • Best Buy Education $72.83 6 $436.98
Belkin ROCKSTAR - charging station • Best Buy Education $117.72 1 $117.72

Materials cost

$554.70

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$8.32

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$593.02

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$104.65

Total project goal

$697.67

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$697.67

5 Donors

-$345.00

Donations toward project cost

-$300.75

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$44.25

match offer

-$343.85

Match offer toward project cost

-$292.27

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$51.58

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$8.82

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$0.00

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