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Mrs. Litvak from Pittsburgh PA is requesting Computers & Tablets through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Pre-K Needs Technology to Learn and Grow!

My students need a computer to develop skills necessary for learning.

  • $581 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My classroom is a diverse inclusive classroom of low-income students aged 3 to 5. For most of my students, this is their first learning experience. All of our students receive free breakfast and lunch at school. We are located in the inner city of Pittsburgh and provide a free comprehensive program that is designed to nurture and support each child as we prepare them to transition to kindergarten.

My students are very interested in learning about letters, math social studies, engineering and science, and enjoy exploring with technology.

They are dreamers, thinkers, and questioners and love to discover new things about the world around them. Despite the challenges they face they come to school each day ready to work and play with smiles and positive attitudes.

My Project

Our students need the opportunity to explore and utilize technology so they will become confident and fluent in Reading, Math, and Computer skills.

Young learners need daily opportunities to explore and utilize technology to prepare them for 21st Century learning skills.

Currently, we do not have a computer for the children to use. Exposing them to a laptop computer will allow them to learn basic keyboard and mouse skills. This will help them prepare for future learning.

The interactive whiteboard will be used with our new curriculum which provides access to interactive stories and activities. This will enable the students to see what is being taught and make it easier to see and hear the curriculum materials I am hoping to incorporate into our day. It will be used for both large group and small group learning.

Mrs. Litvak
Grades PreK-2
Nearly all students from low‑income households

Equity Focus

At this school, more than 50% of students are Black, Latino, and/or Native American, and more than 50% come from low-income households. Learn how your donation to this school supports a more equitable education.

This project will reach 20 students.

12 donors have given to this project.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Dell - Inspiron 15.6'Laptop - AMD A6-Series - 4GB Memory - AMD Radeon R4 - 500GB Hard Drive - Black • Best Buy Education $255.90 1 $255.90
Ipevo IW2 Wireless Interactive Whiteboard System (CSW2-02IP) • Amazon Business $169.00 1 $169.00
Dell WM126 - mouse - RF - black • Best Buy Education $16.35 1 $16.35
Sony - ZX Series On-Ear Headphones - Black • Best Buy Education $14.99 1 $14.99

Materials cost

$456.24

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

Sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$6.84

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$493.08

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$87.01

Total project goal

$580.09

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$580.09

8 Donors

-$411.15

Donations toward project cost

-$350.23

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$60.92

match offer

-$168.06

Match offer toward project cost

-$142.85

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$25.21

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$0.89

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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