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Mrs. Davila from Odessa TX is requesting Technology through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Math, Science, and Technology for Scholars

My students need an iPad to create scholarly presentations. We also need Qbitz to enhance their visual dexterity and a few magnifying lenses for scientific observations.

  • $1,244 goal

This project expired on February 25, 2016.

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

Every morning we start off with our journals, which I'm hoping the iPad air will give us some technological support to making our presentations livelier. My students love to play chess, izzi and multiple brain games. I know they will love being able to enjoy a challenging game of Qbitz!

My students are wonderful gifted children in 1st, 2nd, and 3rd grade.

I am able to serve 5 different schools in my community and am privileged to see many different personalities daily. Since I am at a Title 1 school the kids need more exposure to technology, math, and science activities. Critical thinking is key to developing these young brains, and these products will help flourish that.

My Project

Qbitz is a great way to arouse their creativity, I plan on using it first thing in the morning to start off their day. We are currently studying archeology and the lenses are perfect to help our excavations and further research. The iPad air has multiple uses. There are apps available where the students can create their own movies, will be able to enjoy a challenging game of chess, sudoku and many more apps.

My students will experience using an iPad since this isn't an option for many of them at home.

They will develop a sense of ownership with their work and enjoy creating it in the process. During Qbitz students will be able to challenge their visual dexterity and race to the end against their classmates. This game uses both the right and the left brain and there are endless benefits to playing this game.

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

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This project will reach 55 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Apple - iPad Air 2 Wi-Fi 128GB - Silver • Best Buy Education $699.99 1 $699.99
Primary Science Jumbo Magnifiers with Stand • Nasco $28.01 3 $84.03
Qbitz • Nasco $20.36 4 $81.44
OtterBox Defender Apple iPad Air 2 - protective cover for tablet • Best Buy Education $55.45 1 $55.45
Apple® Lightning to VGA Adapter - VGA adapter • Best Buy Education $48.99 1 $48.99
ZAGG - InvisibleSHIELD Glass Screen for Apple iPad Air and iPad Air 2 - Clear • Best Buy Education $25.41 1 $25.41

Materials cost

$995.31

Vendor shipping charges

$16.55

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$14.93

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$1,056.79

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$186.49

Total project goal

$1,243.28

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$1,243.28

1 Donor

-$1,243.28

Donations toward project cost

-$1,056.79

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$186.49

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$0.00

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