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Mrs. Carpenter from Tampa FL is requesting Computers & Tablets through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Power Up

My students need Fire 7 Tablets, cords, and charging stations for the classroom.

  • $415 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

I teach at a Title I school with a high population of ESOL students. I am constantly amazed by my students' desire to learn and the amount of determination they have to succeed. One of the best ways I have found to provide for all of my students' diverse needs is hands-on learning and technology integration. Technology is able to bring to life many of the abstract concepts that my students are learning about and allows them to interact with a concept, instead of merely reading about it.

Students who are actively engaged are able to learn more and at a deeper level.

Technology allows us to tailor the education to meet the educational and cultural needs of the students.

My Project

My classroom has almost reached my goal of being able to provide a 1:1 ratio using Kindle Fires. This will complete our set of Kindle, allowing a widened array of classroom experiences and lessons. Kindles have proved the most economical way to get technology and all that is provided into my students hands literally. We are able to use the notes from everything to self guided notes to virtual labs. It can be challenging to provide differentiation to the wide range of needs in classes that are predominantly ELL and ESE students but with technology every student can get the best education for them. The charging stations and cords will allow all the Kindles to be charged up and working at one time and with some creative thinking and awesome coworkers safely stored.

Mrs. Carpenter
Grades 9-12
More than three‑quarters of students from low‑income households

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This project will reach 180 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Fire 7 Tablet with Alexa, 7" Display, 8 GB, Punch Red - with Special Offers • Amazon Business $44.99 4 $179.96
Charging Station 10-Port 105W USB Desktop Charger with 2-Outlet Power Strip for Multiple Devices • Amazon Business $34.99 3 $104.97
ZiBay Micro USB Short Sync Cable for Select Models/Device, 7-Inch - Pack of 5 • Amazon Business $5.49 6 $32.94

Materials cost

$317.87

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$4.77

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$352.64

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$62.23

Total project goal

$414.87

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$414.87

1 Donor

-$414.87

Donations toward project cost

-$352.64

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$62.23

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$0.00

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