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Mrs. Oreus from Nashua NH is requesting Instructional Technology through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Multi-colored Pictures Make for Amazingly Interesting Learning

My students need a color printer and ink. They also use a lot of Velcro to help keep on schedule.

  • $431 goal

This project expired on June 1, 2018.

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

WE LOVE OUR STUDENTS!!

Our students are a group of children who face many challenges.

These amazing children are constantly rising up to meet not only their physical and mental challenges, but have to overcome some home challenges as well.

Our entire school loves all our intensive needs children. These students are bussed into our school from some of the roughest neighborhoods in our city. They are an integral part of our school community. We all enjoy watching how caring and kind everyone is toward our students.

Some of the challenges that our kids have are visual impairments, needing specially enlarged print. Another one may not be able to stay focused unless special accommodations are made for each lesson. When these children are able to stay on track with their peers, it is a victory for all of us!!

We believe in these children and fully enjoy helping them to reach their highest potential!

My Project

My students need a color printer and ink. They also use a lot of Velcro to help keep on schedule. My students will relate to a correctly colored item more than a greyscale or black and white picture.

Imagine trying to help the visually challenged student to locate and recognize basic signs such as "stop" or "exit" or "danger" using a black and white visual.

Our classroom uses numerous visual schedules including many aids to help our children to independently self monitor their routine throughout the day.

We also use our visual sentence strips to help our children facilitate communication. Children that have difficulty retrieving the correct words, benefit from using colorful visuals to assist them while learning to express themselves.

These items that we use also are very useful when students are trying to engage in conversations with their peers.

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2 donors2 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 12 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Canon - PG-245XL/CL-246XL/GP-502 2-Pack High-Yield Ink Cartridges - Black/Multi • Best Buy Education $49.80 5 $249.00
Canon - PIXMA MX492 Wireless All-In-One Printer - Black • Best Buy Education $65.92 1 $65.92
VELCRO Brand - Industrial Strength Low Profile - 10' x 1" Tape - White • Amazon Business $8.20 2 $16.40

Materials cost

$331.32

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$4.97

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$366.29

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$64.64

Total project goal

$430.93

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$430.93

1 Donor

-$215.46

Donations toward project cost

-$183.14

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$32.32

match offer

-$215.47

Match offer toward project cost

-$183.15

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$32.32

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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