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Ms. Profita from Paterson NJ is requesting Instructional Technology through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Pre-K Listening Center

My students need a CD player with Bluetooth, headphones, Bluetooth transmitter and receiver, and audio books.

  • $511 goal

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My Students

My students come from an urban area with diverse backgrounds, so they are facing the challenge of learning English as well as maintaining their home language. This can be frustrating for anyone, so it is highly important that they are afforded a classroom environment that promotes their learning and well being.

They are enthusiastic, ambitious and motivated learners.

I wish for each one of my students to have the opportunities that they so rightfully deserve in an environment that provides ample and worthwhile learning experiences.

My Project

I have requested listening center materials for my class. My students love books, and one way for them to further their love of books is by hearing the stories on audio. A CD player with Bluetooth is a form of technology that is a must in any listening center, and will be an added bonus for my students. I will teach my students how to use the CD player with Bluetooth, so that they can play the story CD of their choice, such as "Where The Wild Things Are".

The Listening Center will add a new dimension to the classroom learning experience for all my students.

I have asked for a radio transmitter and receiver, so that my students can listen to various stories on wireless headphones. The wireless headphones allows my students to choose where they want to listen to the stories in the classroom, and not to be confined to one place. I want my students to have a well rounded experience in my classroom, and the listening center will be an asset to further their love for literacy.

Ms. Profita
Grades PreK-2
More than three‑quarters of students from low‑income households

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
Sony ZSRS60BT CD Boombox with Bluetooth and NFC (Black) • Amazon Business $79.00 1 $79.00
Mokata Over Ear Kids Headphones Bluetooth Wireless Headphones For Kids Boys Girls with 85dB Volume Limited 3.5mm Wired Jack Cord SD Card Slot for Cell Phones & TV PC Game Equipment White • Amazon Business $19.99 3 $59.97
TaoTronics Bluetooth Transmitter and Receiver, Digital Optical TOSLINK and 3.5mm Wireless Audio Adapter for TV / Home Stereo System - aptX Low Latency • Amazon Business $49.99 1 $49.99
Jensen CD-555 Red CD Bluetooth Boombox Portable Bluetooth Music System with CD Player +CD-R/RW & FM Radio with Aux-in & Headphone Jack Line-In Limited Edition- (Red) • Amazon Business $44.95 1 $44.95
Wireless Headset, TaoTronics Over Ear Bluetooth Headphones with Deep Bass & 25 Hours Playtime (Memory Foam Ear Pads, Dual 40 mm drivers, On Ear Control Buttons) • Amazon Business $39.99 1 $39.99
CA609 - Sing-Along Read-Along Classics with CDs • Lakeshore Learning Materials $29.50 1 $29.50
Energizer AA Batteries, Max Alkaline (8 Count) • Amazon Business $5.99 2 $11.98
AmazonBasics AAA Performance Alkaline Batteries (8-Pack) - Packaging May Vary • Amazon Business $3.99 3 $11.97
CD-Where the Wild Things Are CD • AKJ Education $10.94 1 $10.94
It's Raining Pigs and Noodles CD • AKJ Education $10.91 1 $10.91
Belkin RockStar 5-Jack Multi Headphone Audio Splitter (Black) • Amazon Business $9.78 1 $9.78
Stone Soup - Audio (Read Along Book & CD) • Amazon Business $4.81 2 $9.62
Chicka Chicka Boom Boom Book & CD • AKJ Education $8.02 1 $8.02
Duck On A Bike - Audio • AKJ Education $7.29 1 $7.29
A House for Hermit Crab • AKJ Education $7.29 1 $7.29
The Hiccupotamus • Amazon Business $6.99 1 $6.99

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