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Mrs. Kaw from S San Francisco CA is requesting Technology through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Making Reading Fun...Two iPads At A Time!

My students need 2 mini iPads, case covers, and headphones to promote literacy.

  • $827 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

“Learning is a treasure that will follow its owner everywhere.” -- Chinese Proverb

Every day, my students come into class with a smile on their faces and eager to learn.

All of my students love to read. My responsibility as a teacher is to provide them with the foundational skills they need to become proficient readers by the end of the year.

My Project

Reading is a big component in first grade and I want to provide a positive learning experience for my students. Currently, I have a small library in my class. With the addition of these new iPads, it will provide an additional resource for my students. It will also allow them to access different levels and genres of books that will fit their individual needs. My English Language Learners and beginner readers will have the access to audio books online, which will model fluent and expressive reading. For my advanced readers, these iPads will give them access to more books, which will help them continue to build fluency and reading comprehension.

No matter what the student's skill level is, everyone will have access that will fit their needs with a high tech resource like iPads.

By the end of the school year, I would like my students to not only learn the foundational skills to read, but to become avid readers. These iPads will help build a virtual library in my classroom and open the doors of opportunity for all of my students.

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Mrs. Kaw
Grades PreK-2

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8 donors8 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 20 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Apple - iPad mini 2 with Wi-Fi - 16GB - Silver • Best Buy Education $269.99 2 $539.98
iPad mini Case - Fintie iPad mini 3 / iPad mini 2 / iPad mini Kiddie Case, Light Weight Shock Proof Convertible Handle Stand Kids Friendly, Green • Amazon Business $18.99 2 $37.98
Sentey® Headphones with Microphone Curve with 3.5 Mm Audio Cable That Includes In-line Microphone and Controls Kids Headphones Headset - Music Headphone Kids Headphones - Headphones for Girls, Boys Headphones, Running Headphones - Sport Headphones - Apple Headphones for All Devices - Headphones for Kids , Kid Headphone, Headphones for Kids for Girls and for Everyone - Kid Headphones - Bass Headphones - Workout Headphones (Black) Ls-4124 • Amazon Business $14.99 2 $29.98

Materials cost

$607.94

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$55.63

3rd party payment processing fee

$9.12

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$702.69

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$124.00

Total project goal

$826.69

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$826.69

6 Donors

-$268.35

Donations toward project cost

-$228.10

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$40.25

Matching donations from our partners

-$558.34

Match offers toward project cost

-$474.59

Match offers to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$83.75

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$0.00

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Project Activity

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