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Mrs. McClain from Sidney OH is requesting Instructional Technology through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Learning Through Technology

Help me give my students document cameras to better access and visually see materials needed in our every day learning including our piloted math series, along with other curriculum.

  • $1,224 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

In our rooms are groups of students comprised of individuals considered typical (meaning the resources, materials, and equipment available are adequate to meet their learning needs).

Also in our rooms are groups of students with visual, physical, neurological, and/or speaking impairments.

Due to the various nature and severity of the impairments, these students often require additional supports to complete daily tasks and assignments. The supports can range from the simple (i.e. moving a student closer to the board) to the more complex (i.e. providing a picture schedule each day as a means to establish routine and communication). The additional support that a document camera provides all students with more opportunities for better instruction and learning.

My Project

This project will help 5 first grade teachers. Our district is adopting a new math series called Bridges. During the lessons, there are many materials that need to be shown to students but they are small. Having a document camera to project those materials onto the board would help us teach these lesson more accurately. There are also documents and other manipulatives we need to display for other curriculum areas that the document camera would help with. Using the document camera will assist those students who need also need the visual aspect of learning.

Student impairments often require additional supports to complete daily tasks and assignments.

The additional support that a document camera will provide to all students with more opportunities for better instruction and learning.

Mrs. McClain
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
Epson DC-07 Portable Document Camera with USB Connectivity and 1080p Resolution • Amazon Business $198.99 5 $994.95

Materials cost

$994.95

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$14.92

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$1,039.87

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$183.51

Total project goal

$1,223.38

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$1,223.38

1 Donor

-$997.37

Donations toward project cost

-$997.37

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$0.00

match offer

-$50.00

Match offer toward project cost

-$42.50

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$7.50

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$176.01

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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Project Activity

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