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Ms. Sivak from Spanish Fork UT is requesting Technology through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Please, Can I Use the iPad?

My students need an iPad mini and iPad case.

  • $353 goal

This project expired on August 28, 2016.

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

What a magical doorway to learning technology is! Every student in my class loves to have a turn at using an iPad to learn new information, practice skills, and demonstrate what they know in ways their parents never dreamed of.

My class of 23 first graders jump at the chance to use one of the iPads we currently have in our classroom.

Through grants, I've been able to acquire almost enough iPads for a center during math and reading times. While our district is slowing adding technology to each classroom, it will be a long time before we have an ideal number of devices to make learning truly a 21st Century experience for our students.

My Project

Although my dream is to have an iPad for each student, I would be thrilled to have enough iPads to be able to let each student have a center time each day that includes using engaging technology. We already use what we have for reading, phonics, handwriting, math, science, problem-solving, engineering, and coding apps. With one more iPad we would be able to do whole-class games, storytelling activities, make electronic portfolios, and create our own math activities.

I want my students to have a well-rounded education, including 21st century technology knowledge and skills.

So much of their future has technology woven through it. Imagine what they will be doing in a few years with a solid foundation that integrates technology with learning!

Ms. Sivak
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 23 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Apple iPad mini 2 with Retina Display 2048 x 1536 16GB, Wi-Fi, 1.3 GHz, 1 GB DDR2, 5 MP (Silver) • Amazon Business $238.98 1 $238.98
Trident Kraken Case for iPad Mini2 -Retail Packaging-Blue • Amazon Business $26.86 1 $26.86

Materials cost

$265.84

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$3.99

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$299.83

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$52.91

Total project goal

$352.74

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$352.74

3 Donors

-$299.83

Donations toward project cost

-$299.83

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$0.00

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$52.91

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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