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Ms. Martin from Oakland CA is requesting Computers & Tablets through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Let There Be Sound!

Help me give my students (English Language Learners) language acquisition via a JBL wireless speaker during small group instruction.

  • $479 goal

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My Students

I teach in an inner city school where a lot of my students are at a disadvantage. Some of them live in foster care a few are homeless and almost all of them take advantage of the schools free and reduced lunch program. A lot of them look forward to coming to school and some don't want to go home because this is a safe place that shows them consistency.

I work with a bright bunch of children who are eager to learn despite the obstacles they face every day.

My Project

Having a JBL wireless speaker in my classroom will help my second language learners develop their English skills through auditory instruction. It will also assist my students who are hard of hearing or have other special needs. The speaker can be used to amplify resources that are on the internet and having a wireless speaker to amplify the sound will help my students with their acoustic learning.

Word Generation is a specific curriculum that we use that requires the use of a speaker.

This will increase students understanding because they are required to watch many videos that are aligned with each lesson.

Ms. Martin
Grades 3-5
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
JBL - Boombox Portable Bluetooth Speaker - Black • Best Buy Education $340.28 1 $340.28

Materials cost

$340.28

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$31.14

3rd party payment processing fee

$5.10

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$406.52

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$71.74

Total project goal

$478.26

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$478.26

9 Donors

-$478.26

Donations toward project cost

-$406.52

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$71.74

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$0.00

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