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Mrs. McVicker from Wichita KS is requesting Computers & Tablets through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Technology in Kindergarten

My students need an iPad to help meet the needs of 21st-century learning.

  • $811 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

Our school is a Title I elementary school located in a socioeconomically disadvantaged area of the city. We have a diverse group with the largest student population being primarily African-American and a growing population of ELL, some of whom are just learning English. Over 90% of students receive free or reduced lunch. We are an AVID school and want our students to become life-long learners and college bound. My students are amazing! They are young, fun, and ready to learn.

The students in my classroom love to learn and have a thirst for knowledge and curiosity about the world.

My Project

With an iPad in the classroom, students will be able to FaceTime other classrooms in the state and around the country. My goal is to connect with at least five different schools around the country to learn about their culture and beliefs. I want my students to have the best experience in school and learn technology. Technology is leading the work industry, and I strongly believe students need the exposure and learning experience from technology.

By donating to my project, you are helping my students to use technology.

Technology is what leads the work industry, and I believe starting at a young age helps to set them up for success.

Mrs. McVicker
Grades PreK-2
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.

1 donor has given to this project.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
iPad Package: iPad+AppleCare+Case • Best Buy Education $530.23 1 $530.23
DD220X - Multipurpose Headphones with Volume Control - Set of 8 • Lakeshore Learning Materials $76.99 1 $76.99

Materials cost

$607.22

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

Sales tax

$42.81

3rd party payment processing fee

$9.11

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$689.14

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$121.61

Total project goal

$810.75

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$810.75

1 Donor

-$810.75

Donations toward project cost

-$689.14

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$121.61

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$0.00

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