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Ms. Shannon from Houston TX is requesting Computers & Tablets through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

No Worksheets Here...Fun Math Games on the Computer!

My students need Chromebooks for fun and engaging math games in the classroom.

  • $499 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My 8th grade students love math! Although Spanish is most of our students’ first language and can make communication tricky, the kids come to school begging to learn. Our students come from an economically disadvantaged background, some even helping their families pay the bills and STILL come to school pumped.

These kids soak up information like a sponge, it's amazing to watch!

They come into class on the first day lacking basic number skills and leave as linear function masters. It's amazing to watch the TRANSFORMATION each year.

In this part of Houston, gangs are an everyday part of life in the neighborhood. Luckily, the majority of our kids just want to make their parents proud and avoid the struggles so near to them growing up.

My students and I together create a super fun environment where math (yes MATH) goes from I-hate-this-subject to their favorite topic!!

My Project

Who needs worksheets when kids can play interactive math games on a computer? With your help, we will be able to have our own class set of computers and jump into a game on the whim.

These interactive computer games help make math FUN in the class and MOTIVATING.

There are tons of exciting computer games where the kids compete OR work at their own pace.

We all know the bad rep Math gets, but it doesn't have to be a drag. It can be fun, light, and yes, EASY!! These computers will help my class go to that next level.

Ms. Shannon
Grades 6-8
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Lenovo 100e - 11.6' - Celeron N3350 - 4 GB RAM - 64 GB SSD • Best Buy Education $193.82 2 $387.64

Materials cost

$387.64

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$5.81

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$423.45

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$74.73

Total project goal

$498.18

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$498.18

11 Donors

-$403.79

Donations toward project cost

-$343.22

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$60.57

match offer

-$94.39

Match offer toward project cost

-$80.23

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$14.16

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$0.00

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