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Ms. Lawrence from Bronx NY is requesting Instructional Technology through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Lighting up the Way

My students need these projector lights so we can display work.

  • $198 goal

This project expired on July 4, 2018.

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My sixth and seventh graders are great learners and thinkers. They have great personalities and are curious about the world around them. Most of the students live in and around the South Bronx. Despite the trials and tribulations that many students have gone through, in their short lives, they eagerly come to school, because they know that it is a safe place, where they can learn and grow. Many students come to school ready to learn academically, and unbeknownst to them, socially.

My Project

"Again the projector blew out," one of my students complained as the red light on the projector showed that the lamp was busted.

"Sorry guys," I said as I rolled the projector cart away.

We are just going to have to move on to the reading, no video today.

"Awww man, this is wack!" A student said as I handed out the readings on Day Zero in South Africa." I really wanted to watch the video, it will help me understand."

"Don't worry guys, soon I will get a new lamp," I responded.

The projector is the hub of learning in my classroom. My students copy down their Aim and Do Now, they watch videos, read along to Hamiltion lyrics and copy notes. These lamps will power the projector in order for my students to help understand Social Studies.

Ms. Lawrence
Grades 6-8
More than three‑quarters of students from low‑income households

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This project will reach 118 students.

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EWO'S V13h010l88 Lamp Bulb for Epson Powerlite Home Cinema 2040 1040 2045 740HD 640 EX3240 EX7240 EX9200 EX5250 EX5240 VS240 VS345 VS340 Elplp88 Replacement Projector Lamp Bulb • Amazon Business $67.99 1 $67.99
EWO'S V13h010l88 Lamp Bulb for Epson Powerlite Home Cinema 2040 1040 2045 740HD 640 EX3240 EX7240 EX9200 EX5250 EX5240 VS240 VS345 VS340 Elplp88 Replacement Projector Lamp Bulb • Amazon Business $67.99 1 $67.99

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