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Mrs. Tallakson from Henderson NV is requesting Computers & Tablets through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Learning With Technology

My students need two Chromebooks and optical mice to research their interests and share their findings through a passion project.

  • $772 goal

This project expired on November 27, 2018.

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

I teach 25 wonderful third graders who are excited about learning through project based learning and passion projects. I teach an Accelerated Learning Model GATE class where students are self motivated and guide their learning through personal interests and passions. We are at a STEAM school where technology is very important and a big part of their everyday learning! We also use technology for Reading, Writing and Math. Students will complete Reading Plus, ST Math and Accelerared Reader on these devices. Students also learn to type and present in different formats.

My Project

Technology is an important part of 21st century learning. My students will use these Chromebooks and optical mice to research their interests and present their findings through a passion project. Students can research, record and type their information followed by presenting through PowerPoint, Prezi, and interactive websites or posters. As technology is always changing we are looking for newer, updated resources to be utilized in the classroom. Chromebooks are a great tool for students to use to research and learn new materials. They are necessary in the educational learning for our STEAM school with a strong emphasis on Science and Technology. These skills are an important part of lifelong learning.

Mrs. Tallakson
Grades 3-5
More than half of students from low‑income households

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3 donors3 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 25 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Lenovo 300e 11.6' Touchscreen 2 in 1 Chromebook - 4 GB - 32 GB Flash Memory - Black • Best Buy Education $269.00 2 $538.00
Kensington - Optical Mouse - Black • Best Buy Education $16.98 2 $33.96

Materials cost

$571.96

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$44.90

3rd party payment processing fee

$8.58

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$655.44

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$115.67

Total project goal

$771.11

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$771.11

2 Donors

-$398.06

Donations toward project cost

-$338.35

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$59.71

match offer

-$373.05

Match offer toward project cost

-$317.09

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$55.96

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$0.00

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