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Mrs. Wamsley from Hope IN is requesting Instructional Technology through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Lighting Up Creative Minds

Help me give my students LED light strips and light filters to make our room more comfortable.

  • $339 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

As most of you know, schools are just starting to reopen. Families are excited to send their children back to school. This coronavirus pandemic has changed everything for our families, students, and teachers and it's time to get back to our "normal".

My school is at a high poverty rate.

Many of the students qualify for free or reduced-price lunches. These students work hard academically and behaviorally despite some hardships they may have had to get through these past few years. Not only has the pandemic been rough on us all, but the transition from elementary to middle school is not always the easiest. However, the students are resilient and are overcoming all the obstacles thrown in their way!

My Project

The lights in our classroom are harsh on the eyes. I keep the light switched dimmed to limit headaches and distractions.

LED lights and light filters would bring a sense of calmness to our room.

My students have seen other classrooms that have these LED lights and are constantly asking when we will get these for our classroom. The LED light strips will add some color and flair to our classroom. It will make it more inviting and middle school friendly. LED lights are a huge hit with students. LED lights to make the space more inviting, welcoming, and comfortable.

Mrs. Wamsley
Grades 6-8
Half of students from low‑income households

This project will reach 22 students.

7 donors have given to this project.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
DAYBETTER Led Strip Lights 100ft (2 Rolls of 50ft) Smart Light Strips with App Control Remote, 5050 RGB Led Lights for Bedroom, Music Sync Color Changing Lights for Room Party • Amazon Business $25.49 8 $203.92
Educational Insights The Original Seasonal Themed Light Filters 3-Pack, Reduce Glare, Easy Setup for Office, Hospitals, Home & Classrooms • Amazon Business $24.99 2 $49.98

Materials cost

$253.90

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$3.81

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$287.71

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$50.77

Total project goal

$338.48

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$338.48

6 Donors

-$188.48

Donations toward project cost

-$160.21

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$28.27

match offer

-$150.00

Match offer toward project cost

-$127.50

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$22.50

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$0.00

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