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Mrs. Petrea from Hamilton OH is requesting Computers & Tablets through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

One More iPad For Osmo!

My students need an iPad to use with the Osmo Learning System.

  • $271 goal

This project expired on May 8, 2018.

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

"The future of the world is in my classroom today." - Ivan Welton Fitzwater

I teach an amazing group of first-grade students.

The twenty-two boys and girls who make up my first-grade class are wonderful boys and girls who love learning. They are all at varying levels of learning, but working hard every day to grow as readers, writers, and young mathematicians and scientists.

There are students with special needs and students who are working hard just to learn the English language. There are students who find school a struggle and students who are considered gifted in reading and math and need a challenge. The students in my class are also very diverse in their economic backgrounds, with many of them struggling to simply get basic needs.

My Project

I am requesting one iPad for my students to run the interactive learning system called Osmo. The Osmo learning system reinforces learning concepts in reading and math using hands-on play with an iPad. The iPad is set up on a base and connected to a camera that projects images onto a work surface. Osmo gives the students the ability to manipulate letter, numbers, words, shapes, colors etc. that are displayed on the iPad. The iPad provides instruction on what to do, and feedback on how the child is doing.

With a larger iPad that would be used only for Osmo more of my students could access the system at all times, bringing a whole new world of activities and problem solving alive for myself students.

Using Osmo with this iPad will help my students practice math and reading daily. It will build on their natural curiosity and love of learning, and give them another way to enhance their learning.

Mrs. Petrea
Grades PreK-2
More than a third of students from low‑income households

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3 donors3 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 22 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Apple iPad with Retina Display MD513LL/A (16GB, Wi-Fi, White) 4th Generation (Certified Refurbished) • Amazon Business $197.39 1 $197.39

Materials cost

$197.39

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$2.96

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$230.35

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$40.65

Total project goal

$271.00

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$271.00

2 Donors

-$135.49

Donations toward project cost

-$115.17

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$20.32

match offer

-$135.51

Match offer toward project cost

-$115.18

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$20.33

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$0.00

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