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Mrs. Brinegar from Ronda NC is requesting Technology through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Listening Center - Oh! The Places You Will Go

My students need a listening center so that they can use listening strategies to enhance learning. It is a great resource to support struggling and strong readers alike!

  • $448 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

“The more you read, the more things you will know. The more that you learn, the more places you'll go.” - Dr. Seuss, "I Can Read With My Eyes Shut!" People learn in a variety of ways. The ability to listen to a book, look at the pictures or use imagery, can stimulate learning at its best!

This upcoming class of 4th graders love technology!

They are looking for ways that encourage the love of reading. Our small school supports teaching reading with creativity. Students respond to hearing texts read fluently and with expression. Hearing different narrators and styles of reading make them excited to want to read more.

My Project

The technology associated with listening centers make reading fun for students. They will use these materials both as a station during guided reading groups as well as during other times in the classroom for extra practice, etc. They will have the opportunity to listen to "fun" books as well as weekly reading stories. They will use this to assist in developing their listening skills and be able to complete other work before, during and after listening to enhance vocabulary, comprehension, and written expression. It will also provide a small group opportunity to encourage students to work together and retell stories to each other therefore developing communication and social skills as well.

Donations to support this project will allow a for a wonderful resource to be added to my classroom that promotes creativity, listening, communication, and learning to read.

The more they enjoy reading, the more places they will go!

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Mrs. Brinegar
Grades 3-5
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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5 donors5 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 22 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Listening Center with Volume Control • Kaplan Early Learning Company $144.46 1 $144.46
LISTENING CENTER LOCKING TOP MOBILE • School Specialty $125.97 1 $125.97
Insignia? - CD/Cassette Boombox with AM/FM Radio - Black/Gray • Best Buy Education $38.63 1 $38.63

Materials cost

$309.06

Vendor shipping charges

$12.60

State sales tax

$24.11

3rd party payment processing fee

$4.64

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$380.41

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$67.13

Total project goal

$447.54

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$447.54

3 Donors

-$372.54

Donations toward project cost

-$316.66

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$55.88

Matching donations from our partners

-$75.00

Match offers toward project cost

-$63.75

Match offers to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$11.25

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$0.00

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