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Ms. Becky from Chesapeake VA is requesting Computers & Tablets through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Teaching Through Technology

Help me give my students hands on learning through technology using the Kindle Fire in my classroom.

  • $595 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

I am a preschool teacher in a title one school in Chesapeake, Virginia. I have 18 curious and excited students in my class. Our students are picked on a need basis and just flourish in our classroom that is rich in print, music and hands on activities.

My students love anything that is interactive and hands on.

I strive to find activities and experiences that hook each child and give them exposure to academics needed for kindergarten. I know my students will love working with me in small groups learning through technology.

My Project

Many of my students do not get the experience of learning through technology at home. We know our young children experience technology but not with the guided expertise of a teacher sitting with them.

My goal is to have a center with my Kindle Fires so that I can teach my children hands on technology lessons to help better prepare them for future grades.

It would be an interactive center that students will be continuously engaged in and excited to be a participant.

As of right now we only have 2 computers in my classroom. As we all know children have a very difficult time waiting their turn. This would help alleviate that problem by giving each child in that center their own device.

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

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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 18 students.

17 donors have given to this project.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
All-New Fire HD 8 Kids Edition Tablet, 8" HD Display, 32 GB, Blue Kid-Proof Case • Amazon Business $116.99 4 $467.96

Materials cost

$467.96

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$7.02

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$504.98

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$89.11

Total project goal

$594.09

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$594.09

14 Donors

-$330.09

Donations toward project cost

-$280.58

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$49.51

Matching donations from our partners

-$264.00

Match offers toward project cost

-$224.40

Match offers to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$39.60

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$0.00

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