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Mrs. Frescura from Ruffs Dale PA is requesting Computers & Tablets through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Learning With iPads!

Help me give my students a way to experience technology and hands-on experiences with Math, Science, and Reading. Getting some iPads can expose them to many different STEAM skills they need for their future!

  • $852 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

I am surrounded by a bunch of smiling, happy and excitable first graders everyday! Their energy and inquisitiveness is refreshing to be around and gets me excited to be their teacher. The variety of backgrounds they have sometimes makes it challenging to make lessons and activities to fit all of their needs and abilities.

Helping the children utilize technology in the classroom will help prepare them for their future.

Kids love using iPads! They will love using them to practice reading and engage in math and science games!

My Project

In my Book Nook area, I have many books that the children use to build their reading skills. QR Codes are another way to help the children learn to read different nonfiction and fiction stories. The iPads will allow them to scan, read and listen to a variety of stories. Hearing the stories being read to them will help to build their fluency.

My students will also be able to engage in many math and science apps that will enhance the STEAM skills needed for their future education.

Students who use iPads for learning, will think that it is fun and begin to learn more about reading, math and science with enjoyment! iPads are a gateway to better math, science and reading skills for struggling students.

Mrs. Frescura
Grades PreK-2
More than half of students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Apple 9.7-inch iPad Wi-Fi - 6th generation - tablet - 32 GB - 9.7' • Best Buy Education $329.99 2 $659.98
Armera iPad 9.7 2018 2017 Case - [Wave Bumper Series] Rugged Light Weight Anti Slip Kids Friendly Shock Proof Silicone Protective Cover for iPad 6th / 5th Gen, Orange • Amazon Business $11.66 2 $23.32

Materials cost

$683.30

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$10.25

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$723.55

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$127.69

Total project goal

$851.24

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$851.24

2 Donors

-$425.62

Donations toward project cost

-$361.78

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$63.84

match offer

-$425.61

Match offer toward project cost

-$361.77

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$63.84

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$0.00

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