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Ms. D from Baton Rouge LA is requesting Instructional Technology through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Little Minds at Work

Help me give my students an Brother Electronic Cutting Machine to help ease the process of cutting out pieces for our classroom centers.

  • $320 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My students are full of life and want nothing more than to be successful in all they do. I teach a resource class of mixed ability students in Kindergarten through 3rd grade. These kids come from low income families, most from single parent homes, but they don't let that hold them back from learning.

I always let me students know that they can do anything they set their mind to!

My students enjoy learning through playing games and other fun activities, traditional methods just do not work with us! Learning should be fun and we try to make it that way every day! We love celebrating big and small wins, and I love being their teacher!

My Project

My students are very hands-on learners. They love being able to physically touch, build, and manipulate things. Centers are a very important part of our learning. In centers, my students can work independently to master skills through the practice of structured activities planned by myself.

Our centers are changed often, and many of them have lots of small pieces that need to be cut out.

I spend hours cutting out pieces to numerous centers, only to have to start the process over again the next week. The Brothers Electronic Cutting Machine will help me to quickly and easily cut out the pieces needed for our centers.

Ms. D
Grades PreK-2
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Brother CM350 Electronic Cutting Machine, Scanncut2, 4.85” LCD Touch Screen, Wireless Network Ready, 300 DPI Scanner, 631 Built-in Designs • Amazon Business $219.00 1 $219.00

Materials cost

$219.00

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$19.16

3rd party payment processing fee

$3.28

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$271.44

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$47.90

Total project goal

$319.34

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$319.34

3 Donors

-$160.00

Donations toward project cost

-$136.00

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$24.00

match offer

-$159.34

Match offer toward project cost

-$135.44

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$23.90

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$0.00

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