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Mr. Hays from Saint Louis MO is requesting Technology through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Techno Savvy Superstars

My students need a LCD projector.

  • $851 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Superstars are ready to take learning to a whole new level by interacting with technology they have never seen or used before. I teach fourth grade in a high poverty inner-city school. A typical day in the life of my fourth graders consists of learning about reading, writing, math, social studies and science. Because the attendance at my school doubled this year due to a nearby school closing down, resources of any kind to teach these subjects are few and far between.

My students are working hard to overcome the plethora of obstacles that stand in their way of achieving success. These Superstars refuse to let anything get in their way such as not having enough supplies, textbooks and other common teaching tools.

A LCD projector would go a long way in enhancing our learning experiences. My students love crowding around my laptop computer to look at images that correspond to lessons and they have especially loved getting to work on PowerPoint presentations and iMovies they have created. A LCD projector would allow my students the opportunity to show off their work to their classmates, the school staff and parents.

Because of your generosity, my students will reach the BIG ACADEMIC GOALS I have set for them this year. Because of your generosity, my students will interact with technology in a way they never have before. Because of your generosity, my students will be a success inside and outside the classroom. Thank you for becoming an honorary member of my Superstars!

Mr. Hays
Grades 3-5
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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Hitachi CP X253 Projector • CDW Inc. $594.99 1 $594.99

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