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Ms. Bornhorst from Memphis TN is requesting Computers & Tablets through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Listening to Learn!

My students need Kindle Fire tablets in order to listen and read books on their level to help them become confident and fluent readers!

  • $537 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

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My Students

At our school we strive to educate students, embrace diversity, and teach students to work together. Our school is a Title I school, located in the heart of Memphis, TN. We believe that all students deserve a quality education regardless of their zip code. Regardless of financial status and challenges, we strive to provide students with rigorous content, differentiated instruction, and a positive learning environment. Our goal is to help our students overcome barriers and develop into strong, educated, and successful people.

Our school is one of the most diverse schools in Memphis.

Serving students from all over the world, Our school chooses to embrace this diversity. At Our school you'll find students that speak Spanish, English, Arabic, and a wide array of languages in-between. Our school is a beautiful snapshot of the amazing things that can happen when we work together. While the diversity of Our school is what makes Our school beautiful, it does offer a few additional challenges. Language barriers and financial concerns provide our students with additional challenges. Our goal is to help our students overcome barriers and develop into strong, educated, and successful people.

My Project

Literacy is key. If students can read, they can do anything! In a community that thrives on diversity and many languages, learning to read in English can be a challenge. The materials requested will help students overcome the challenges that come with learning a new language, so that they can learn to read.

Regardless of location, ethnicity, or language, all students deserve access to materials that will help them grow as readers.

The tablets requested will be used daily in our classroom to help them become better readers. These materials will allow my students to not only read books on their reading levels, but they will give students the opportunity to listen to books, answer questions about what they've read, and grow their love of reading. Please consider helping my students become confident and fluent readers!

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

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Fire 7 Kids Edition Tablet Variety Pack, 16GB (Blue/Pink) Kid-Proof Case • Amazon Business $149.98 1 $149.98
Fire 7 Kids Edition Tablet, 7" Display, 16 GB, Pink Kid-Proof Case • Amazon Business $89.99 1 $89.99
Fire 7 Kids Edition Tablet, 7" Display, 16 GB, Blue Kid-Proof Case • Amazon Business $89.99 1 $89.99
Fire 7 Kids Edition Tablet, 7" Display, 16 GB, Yellow Kid-Proof Case • Amazon Business $89.99 1 $89.99

Materials cost

$419.95

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$6.30

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$456.25

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$80.51

Total project goal

$536.76

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$536.76

5 Donors

-$530.88

Donations toward project cost

-$452.00

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$78.88

match offer

-$5.00

Match offer toward project cost

-$4.25

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$0.75

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$0.88

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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