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Ms. Korizis from Bronx NY is requesting Computers & Tablets through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Tech Savvy in Fifth

My students need one iPad and case in order to have more access to technology.

  • $472 goal

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My Students

My students are energetic, smart, and thoughtful fifth graders who are eager to learn new things every day. My class consists of students with mixed abilities, students with IEPs, and ENL students. I work in a Title I school in one of the poorest districts in New York. Many students live in shelters, take care of siblings, and have very little home support. In my class, 100% of students receive free lunch. For many of them, school is the safest place for them to be.

Despite all of the challenges my students face, they are eager and excited to come to school and learn every day.

My Project

We were extremely lucky to receive funding for one classroom iPad last year. With just the one iPad, my 26 students had to take turns throughout the week to use it for their targeted math/reading interventions. Individual students used it to go on apps that helped them improve their multiplication and division fluency. Students who read at well below grade level used the iPad to read high interest books through a virtual library called MyOn.

I am requesting one iPad so that more students would be able to use technology for their targeted math/reading intervention.

With this second iPad I would be able to slowly build the technology in my classroom so that a small group of students would be able to learn though the use of technology. It is extremely important that all students have access to technology.

Ms. Korizis
Grades 3-5
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 26 students.

5 donors have given to this project.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Apple - iPad (Latest Model) with Wi-Fi - 32GB - Silver • Best Buy Education $329.99 1 $329.99
Urban Armor Gear - UAG Metropolis Series Folio Case for Apple 9.7'iPad 5th gen., 9.7'iPad Pro and iPad Air - Black • Best Buy Education $35.01 1 $35.01

Materials cost

$365.00

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

Sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$5.48

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$400.48

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$70.67

Total project goal

$471.15

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$471.15

2 Donors

-$314.10

Donations toward project cost

-$266.99

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$47.11

match offer

-$157.04

Match offer toward project cost

-$133.48

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$23.56

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$0.01

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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