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Ms. GALLARDO from Houston TX is requesting Instructional Technology through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

The Wonder of Colorful Images

My students need a colored printer and ink to motivate them through colorful visuals.

  • $451 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

COBB 6th Grade Campus is a Title I school in which majority of our students are in free or reduced lunch. My students are excited to be in 6th grade and I would love to keep them motivated by providing them different opportunities so that they will continue to discover their full potentials. Almost 50 % of my students are LEP (Limited English Proficient). My students have been through a lot this school year after experiencing the catastrophic effect of Hurricane Harvey. Despite all the negative impacts of the natural calamity, they still eagerly come to school willing to learn and be better each day.

My Project

My students, most especially my ESL students need visuals that are clear. With the use of a black and white printer, my students would have a hard time identifying the images, and I would end up explaining the images rather than for my students to explore and identify the visuals themselves. Unfortunately, we are not provided with colored printer and ink. Most of the time, I would have to spend my own money; thus, it limits me to print colorful visuals as much as I want it. I do believe that the colored images will extremely inspire and motivate my students to perform better.

Ms. GALLARDO
Grades 3-5
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Brother LC2033PKS - 3-pack - High Yield - yellow, cyan, magenta - original - ink cartridge • Best Buy Education $31.05 5 $155.25
Brother MFC-J460DW - multifunction printer (color) • Best Buy Education $96.83 1 $96.83
Brother LC203BK - High Yield - black - original - ink cartridge • Best Buy Education $19.20 5 $96.00

Materials cost

$348.08

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$5.22

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$383.30

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$67.64

Total project goal

$450.94

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$450.94

1 Donor

-$225.47

Donations toward project cost

-$191.65

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$33.82

match offer

-$225.47

Match offer toward project cost

-$191.65

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$33.82

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$0.00

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