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Mrs. Russell from Birmingham AL is requesting Computers & Tablets through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Technology for Tiny Little Learners!

Help me give my students access to technology and the ability to learn and collaborate using digital tools! These tablets will allow my students to access school apps and websites for learning.

  • $1,186 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

The students in my classroom are a diverse group of scholars that are eager and enthusiastic about learning!

My classroom serves 24 kindergarten students and several students from other kindergarten and first grade classrooms who have urgent and specialized learning needs.

Because I serve in a low-income/high poverty area, my students face many challenges in and out of my classroom. Many of them face learning and emotional disabilities daily.

A typical incoming kindergartner comes in with very little knowledge of early literacy skills. Many of them come in not knowing letters, sounds or numbers and require more support with basic phonics skills and number sense.

My Project

These tablets will make a huge difference in the classroom for my students! My students will be able to learn, explore, be innovative, and creative in different ways! These tablets will also allow me to differentiate the learning experiences for my students as well as planning fun and interactive lessons! One way I plan to use these devices is during our enrichment/intervention time. This is a time for us to help students who need some extra time on certain topics and introduce new topics to the students who are ready. By having these tablets, I will be able to have students working in programs such as Edgenuity, Moby Max, and DreamBox. These programs are adaptive to students and allow me to assign specific lessons to meet each students individual needs. While some students are engaged in activities on the tablets, I will be able to work with other students to provide the support that they need. The tablets will also be used to enhance whole group learning and collaborative group projects and activities.

Mrs. Russell
Grades PreK-2
More than three‑quarters of students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Lenovo - Tab4 10 - 10.1'- Tablet - 32GB - Slate Black • Best Buy Education $178.33 5 $891.65

Materials cost

$891.65

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$72.67

3rd party payment processing fee

$13.37

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$1,007.69

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$177.83

Total project goal

$1,185.52

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$1,185.52

3 Donors

-$1,116.69

Donations toward project cost

-$956.69

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$160.00

match offer

-$60.00

Match offer toward project cost

-$51.00

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$9.00

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$8.83

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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