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Ms. Muse from Waco KY is requesting Instructional Technology through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Student Engagement Enhancer

My students need the wireless doorbell, magnetic lab kit, and laminator to stay organized and to better classroom management and enegagement.

  • $192 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

The capacity to learn is a gift; the ability to learn is a skill; the willingness to learn is a choice. -Brian Herbert

The students in my classroom impress me with their eagerness to learn.

They love coming to school and being able to engage in new learning opportunities. I have made it a goal to ensure that the students in my classroom are given new, fun, hands-on, learning opportunities.

I am constantly researching for fun interactive activities to keep my students engaged and interested in their learning. Learning should be fun and memorable for each student. My students are at the age where they still love to learn, and I enjoy making school a positive impact in their lives. By funding this project, students will gain another resource that will help make learning fun and interactive.

My Project

I love being able to make learning fun and exciting for my students! I have many ideas on how I will use these items in order to improve classroom management and student engagement. I will use the doorbell as an attention getter. I love the fact that the doorbell has atleast 50 tones I can use throughout the year. Being able to change the tone will keep the students engaged and assist with classroom management. I will also use this as a safety feature. I like to keep my door locked, and during centers I sometimes do not hear or see when a visitor is at my door. I will place the other doorbell outside my door for safety and to ensure that I am able to see who is there before they are let in.

Giving my students as many opportunities to learn is one of my main goals!

I would like to get a laminator and laminating pouches so that I can make sure the games that are made are durable and students can play and use the manipulatives for many years. I have found, that when students can find materials they need easily, it tends to cut down on disrubtions. I will use the labeling tape to label materials, manipulatives, and supplies that are used in the classroom.

I will use the magnet kit for science and at the beinging of the year when students are learning procedures during centers. Students love being able to manipulate the magnets and will be a great centers to put out at the beginning of the year and to use throughout the year.

Ms. Muse
Grades PreK-2
More than half of students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
2016 STARPOINT Expandable Wireless Multi-Unit Long Range Doorbell Chime Alert System, Base Starter Kit, 2 Plugin Receivers and 2 Remote Button Transmitter, Model LCBase, Scratch Resistant Matte Black • Amazon Business $34.99 1 $34.99
Learning Resources Super Magnet Lab Kit, 124 Pieces • Amazon Business $32.23 1 $32.23
AmazonBasics 13-inch Thermal Laminator • Amazon Business $30.99 1 $30.99
Scotch Thermal Laminating Pouches, 8.9 x 11.4-Inches, 3 mil thick, 200-Pack, Clear (TP3854-200) • Amazon Business $24.24 1 $24.24
MARKLIFE Label Tape Cassettes Labeling Tape Refills Self-Adhesive Paper Tape for Dymo LetraTag Label Makers, Black Print on White, 1/2'' W x 13' L,2 Rolls • Amazon Business $7.99 1 $7.99

Materials cost

$130.44

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$1.96

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$162.40

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$28.66

Total project goal

$191.06

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$191.06

2 Donors

-$191.06

Donations toward project cost

-$162.40

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$28.66

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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