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Mrs. Leston-Herrera from Hialeah FL is requesting Computers & Tablets through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Technology Makes School Work Shine

My students need an Acer CB3-131-C3SZ Chromebook.

  • $261 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My students are amazing! They are always excited about learning. I always tell them that education and learning is their business; their job. They always tell me "Let's get to business!" They are each unique and their individuality is evident from the minute you meet them. All of them love to share all of the wonderful things that are happening in our classroom; I enjoy being a part of those wonderful things! I strive to make their day in our classroom a positive and productive experience.

Our class is composed of 22 delightful and enchanting students; each one excited to explore the world of literature, mathematics, and social sciences.

From the first week of school, I was already in love with these kids and their individual and unique personalities. We are looking forward to an exceptional school year.

My Project

Having this Chromebook will allow for different structures of learning in my classroom. My students will be able to use the various computer based programs we use at our school. These programs enable students to work at or below grade level to accommodate differentiated instruction and learning.

My students engage and appreciate using the Chromebook for their expansion in knowledge and use of the various programs available.

We are excited to use technology in our classroom. The students in my class are excited everyday to use technology for additional research for our project-based learning. They students will benefit greatly from any and all technology.

Mrs. Leston-Herrera
Grades 3-5
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Acer CB3-131-C3SZ Chromebook, 11.6", Google Chrome Operating, 2 GB RAM, 16 GB HD, Chromebook • Quill.com $188.99 1 $188.99

Materials cost

$188.99

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$2.83

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$221.82

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$39.14

Total project goal

$260.96

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$260.96

1 Donor

-$252.06

Donations toward project cost

-$221.81

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$30.25

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$8.89

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$0.00

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