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Ms. Feterl from Sioux Falls SD is requesting Instructional Technology through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Listening to a Good Book!

Help me give my students headphones to wear while using their iPads at school.

  • $522 goal

This project expired on February 10, 2019.

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My Students

I love how my students teach me new things every day. Many of my students speak different languages at home and they love to teach me new words. Something that many of my students struggle with is the ability to bring supplies to school. Our classroom feels this as I then have to go out and buy things to make up the difference.

Despite all the challenges my students have to overcome they are strong and they are brave.

They come to school every single day with a smile on their face and a positive attitude. It's inspiring!

My Project

In my room we have a big need for headphones. Every student needs them and most do not have them. We work on iPads every day and when only a few of the students have headphones it makes our room really noisy. It is hard to focus on what you are doing when you have another iPad making different noises in your ear.

If each student was able to have their own pair of headphones my classroom would be quiet and so much more conducive to learning.

They could easily focus on their own work and their own learning objectives.

Ms. Feterl
Grades PreK-2
More than half of students from low‑income households

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9 donors9 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 22 students.

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
Connect+ Premium Volume Limited Wired Headphones with SharePort for Children - Blue • Amazon Business $15.45 25 $386.25

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