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Ms. Evans from Wilmington DE is requesting Technology through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

My Movies, My Writings, My Tablet

My students need an iPad to create claymation movies to tell stories.

  • $647 goal

This project expired on February 4, 2014.

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

Have you ever wondered how Claymation movies are made My students want to learn!

My students are inner city students in a title 1 school.

89% of our students are minority students, and 82% receive free or reduced lunch. Our students have not been scoring well on the state test, and we need to change that. They get excited when they are using technology, and I need to harness that excitement to encourage them to perform better.

My Project

iPad minis are great tools that allow students to make movies, write stories, and use apps to learn. They can read stories, access the Internet, and share their knowledge with others. For this project, students will use the iPads to take a series of photos that they will put together in iMovie to create a Claymation movie.

My students will create amazing movies that we will share with their families through our website.

Getting the kids and their families excited will motivate them to want to work, and when they want to work they will be more successful.

Ms. Evans
Grades 3-5
More than three‑quarters of students from low‑income households

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8 donors8 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 275 students.

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
Apple® iPad® mini Wi-Fi + Cellular - tablet - iOS 6 - 16 GB - 7.9 - 3G, 4G - Verizon • Best Buy for Business $459.99 1 $459.99
Apple® - Smart Cover for Apple iPad® mini - Red • Best Buy for Business $39.99 1 $39.99

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