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Mrs. Gundersen from Meriden CT is requesting Instructional Technology through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Listening While We Work

My students need need headphones to help support their literacy and mathematics skills for computer time on a daily basis.

  • $534 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My students walk into our classroom every day full of life, ready to learn, and excited for what is in store for them that day. We have claimed our community as ours. We are in an inner city and need support to fulfill our curriculum.

I teach at a school in Connecticut where one hundred per cent percent of our students receive free breakfast and lunch.

Many of my students receive backpack food on the weekend.

Despite so many hardships, my students are eager to learn and do their best. They want to be in school because they want to learn all they can so they can be successful one day. Full of spirit, mind and uniqueness, my students have built our classroom from the materials we have. We are so fortunate to have found so many donated materials but to continue our learning... We need more.

My Project

Blended classrooms are now the hot item for elementary schools. Students are now given the opportunity to learn through a traditional approach as well as a technological approach. With many of our activities and programs being online headphones are a necessity. The requested headphones will help to meet frustration needs and competition in the classroom. Students learning will be individualized through their own chromebook adventures.

Students love comfortable headphones that are designed for educational activities.

Each student is different and finding a solution for each scenario will be easier for everyone. Noise interference can cause students to be distracted and lower there learning goals. With these headphones, my students will be able to go above and beyond to lead a successful school year.

Mrs. Gundersen
Grades PreK-2
More than three‑quarters of students from low‑income households

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At this school, more than 50% of students are Black, Latinx, and/or Native American, and more than 50% come from low-income households. Learn how your donation to this school supports a more equitable education.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
HEADPHONE - CALIFONE MULTIMEDIA STEREO- BLUEBERRY - 3060AVBL • School Specialty $7.59 50 $379.50

Materials cost

$379.50

Vendor shipping charges

$37.95

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$5.69

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$453.14

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$79.97

Total project goal

$533.11

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$533.11

1 Donor

-$533.11

Donations toward project cost

-$453.14

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$79.97

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$0.00

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