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Mr. Huicochea from Placentia CA is requesting Instructional Technology through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Ready, Set, Action!

Help me give my students new cameras, equipment, and props for Falcon Films!

  • $2,243 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My 8th graders from Tuffree Middle School have joined our Falcon Films Digital Media class with the goal of creating daily news broadcasts that are viewed school-wide as our morning announcements. It is through their desire and passion for filming, editing, and video production that this program is growing far beyond its original parameters.

The students who join my Falcon Films program absolutely blow me away with what they are able to accomplish.

Every year these selfless students dedicate time beyond their class period before school, after school, break, and lunch to create amazing videos for their peers and teachers to enjoy. From comedic segments like their famous/infamous 2+2=5 to serious videos like anti-bullying and anti-vaping, these kids know how to get the job done and done well!

My Project

Every year my Falcon Films class works incredibly hard to provide our campus with up to date school news and announcements while also creating fun videos for their entertainment. Students receive current updates with our daily morning announcements. We facilitate other groups such as ASB, AVID, Yearbook, and WEB as well as teachers and admin who want to come in and share information with the school.

Falcon Films strives to create informative videos while also creating a film that is fun and interesting to our viewers.

Students have created documentaries on various electives, created anti-bullying and anti-vaping videos, and also captured our school's 50th-anniversary ceremony from 10 different angles! The new cameras, equipment, and props will continue allowing us to bring fun and engaging content to our viewers with great video quality!

Mr. Huicochea
Grades 6-8
More than a third of students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Panasonic PANASONIC HC-VX1 4K Camcorder, 24X LEICA DICOMAR Lens, 1/2.5" BSI Sensor, Three O.I.S. Stabilizer Systems, HDR Mode, Wireless Multi-Camera Capture (USA Black) • Amazon Business $597.99 2 $1,195.98
Video Tripod System, Cayer BV30L 72 inch- Professional Heavy Duty Aluminum Twin Tube Tripod, K3 Fluid Head, Mid-Level Spreader, Max Loading 13.2 LB, DSLR Camcorder, Plus 1 Bonus Quick Release Plate • Amazon Business $138.98 1 $138.98
EACHINE E520S GPS Drone with 4K Camera for Adults,5G WiFi FPV Live Video Foldable Drone GPS Return Home 1200Mah 16mins Flight Time Follow Me RC Drone Quadcopter for Beginners • Amazon Business $129.99 1 $129.99
SanDisk Ultra 128GB SDXC UHS-I Memory Card up to 80MB/s (SDSDUNC-128G-GN6IN), Black • Amazon Business $20.99 3 $62.97
ADVPRO m096-b Recording in Progress Quiet Please Neon Sign • Amazon Business $49.99 1 $49.99
Premium Yellow Caution Tape • 3 inch x 1000 feet • Bright Yellow w/ Bold Black Text • 3" wide for Maximum Readability • Strongest & Thickest Tape • For Danger/Hazardous areas • Amazon Business $12.80 2 $25.60
Just Love Women's Scrub Set, Six Pocket Medical Scrubs (V-Neck With Cargo Pant), Ceil, Medium 1 set • Amazon Business $22.99 1 $22.99
AmazonBasics XLR Male to Female Microphone Cable - 25 Feet, Black • Amazon Business $10.27 2 $20.54
Funny Party Hats Costume Sunglasses - Party Sunglasses - 6 Pack Funny Shades • Amazon Business $14.99 1 $14.99
Forum Doctor's Lab Coat • Amazon Business $14.69 1 $14.69

Materials cost

$1,676.72

Vendor shipping charges

$20.97

State sales tax

$153.42

3rd party payment processing fee

$25.15

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$1,906.26

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$336.40

Total project goal

$2,242.66

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$2,242.66

20 Donors

-$1,116.39

Donations toward project cost

-$957.33

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$159.06

match offer

-$1,116.39

Match offer toward project cost

-$948.93

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$167.46

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$9.88

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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