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Teacher D. from Houston TX is requesting Computers & Tablets through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Louder! Louder! Adolescence Need Help Listening!

My students need speakers and a microphone to assist with communication improvements to increase the ability to comprehend easier.

  • $439 goal

This project expired on June 6, 2018.

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My school is a special place because it is one of the most diverse schools in our district. Our school mission revolves around accepting diversity! We have used sports to connect our students and have committed to being a healthy campus. In recent weeks, we have been challenged as a school and community, due to the catastrophic flooding from Hurricane Harvey. Located in West Houston, next to the Buffalo Bayou, we lost massive amounts of equipment.

We are now in a scramble to find equipment that intrigues kids to stay healthy!

Accommodating our large number of students has become even more of an untouchable situation because of our resources lost due to damage. Houston Independent School District was so greatly damaged that they have run out of available learning resources.

Through this life-changing event, we have stuck together and managed to create a limited learning environment, but need the community's help! We need to replace our weight and training equipment to provide these less fortunate students a diverse way to stay healthy. These resources will prevent our students from going down the wrong path and help towards living healthy!

My Project

Throughout the past school year, we have struggled with our sound system. These struggles have lead to hard times communicating the curriculum to the students. Having such large amounts of students in the gym, we have been looking for a way to get more of a clear voice across the gym. I'm hoping that the additions of portable microphones to our sound system, and portable sound systems will help in these issues. I believe that having these resources will allow the daily routine to be more proactive towards the students development. I can't wait to give them this easier opportunity to learn.

Teacher D.
Grades 6-8
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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2 donors2 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 999 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
ION Audio Tailgater (iPA77) | Portable Bluetooth PA Speaker with Mic, AM/FM Radio, and USB Charge Port • Amazon Business $99.99 2 $199.98
ARCHEER VHF Wireless Microphone System with LED Display and Dual Handheld Microphones for outdoor wedding, Conference, Karaoke, Evening Party, Rose Gold • Amazon Business $68.99 2 $137.98

Materials cost

$337.96

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$5.07

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$373.03

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$65.83

Total project goal

$438.86

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$438.86

1 Donor

-$219.43

Donations toward project cost

-$186.52

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$32.91

match offer

-$219.42

Match offer toward project cost

-$186.51

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$32.91

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$0.01

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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