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  • 7 donors
  • $1,006 still needed
  • $2,006 goal
Ms. Martinez
Grades 6-8
More than three‑quarters of students from low‑income households
  • 7 donors
  • $1,006 still needed

Make the World Their Oyster!

Help me give my students iPads for the rigor and appropriateness that is more appropriate in small individualized grouping.

My Students

Recently, a tornado displaced students and teachers from an elementary, middle, and high school here in Dallas, Texas. Unfortunately, I was one of the teachers at a middle school that was destroyed.

Now I am at a different middle school and am need of things that I used to take for granted as I still do teach Reading grade six, but now have also been assigned a program called CHAMPS, a program designed for over-age 8th grade middle school students.

This helps the children get the extra credits they need so they can graduate with their "real" class.

So, what I would really like for the children is about 5 IPADS do small group with the children I will work with in Reading as well as CHAMPS.

My Project

Like snowflakes, each child is different and will thrive in a variety of different ways. Using many of the applications via the iPad, small group assignments can be assigned that will allow students individualized yet quality opportunities to access a better understanding of reading and writing skills, like main ideas, summaries, proofreading, editing, rewriting, publishing etc.

IPads open up a "real world" experience that can help children understand how reading and writing turn to story writing, movie making, and "real" time research.

The world really is truly their oyster when they have up to date technology that gives kids a chance make the school to world connection!

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Apple - iPad (Latest Model) with Wi-Fi - 32GB - Space Gray • Best Buy Education $330.00 5 $1,650.00

Materials cost

$1,650.00

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$24.75

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$1,704.75

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$300.84

Total project goal

$2,005.59

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$2,005.59

6 Donors

-$200.00

Donations toward project cost

-$170.00

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$30.00

match offer

-$800.00

Match offer toward project cost

-$680.00

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$120.00

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$1,005.59

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