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Mr. Merchant from Bronx NY is requesting Computers & Tablets through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Time To Upgrade The Classroom Experience!

My students need a new white board for lessons and multimedia monitor speakers for the smart board, as well as arts and decorative supplies to spruce up the room!

  • $314 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My classroom is an exciting place where students learn about the human condition, themselves, and society, in addition to studying literature and writing. We connect the works we read to the world around us, expanding our world views and understanding.

My students are built for awesome.

I encourage them to incorporate their interests and ideas to enhance the lessons for themselves and others. They are a culturally diverse and open-minded group of young leaders that will surely make the world a better place in the years to come!

My Project

I have been in this classroom for 13 years. It is time to update and get some new supplies. The Smart Board I have is awesome, but the sound is WEAK. I am asking for Multimedia Monitor speakers that will help improve the multimedia presentations. This will help when we watch newscasts and documentaries.

Additionally, a new whiteboard is really LONG overdue.

If you saw what I have been using, you would agree!

There are also some art supplies needed to help with projects and charts, as well as some books and decorative items to spruce up the room for my students. Join on me this renovation project and improve the high levels of awesome!

Mr. Merchant
Grades 6-8
More than three‑quarters of students from low‑income households

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This project will reach 60 students.

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
Edifier R1280T Powered Bookshelf Speakers - 2.0 Active Near Field Monitors - Studio Monitor Speaker - Wooden Enclosure - 42 Watts RMS • Amazon Business $99.99 1 $99.99
1984 (Signet Classics) • Amazon Business $5.55 5 $27.75
U Brands Basics Dry Erase Board, 23 x 17 Inches, Melamine Surface, Silver Aluminum Frame • Amazon Business $19.99 1 $19.99
Felt Letter Board Organizer 10"X10" 374 PRE-CUT LETTERS, 5x8 BOARD, Stand and Bag • Amazon Business $16.99 1 $16.99
STAEDTLER triplus fineliner, 0.3mm metal-clad tip, ergonomic triangular barrel, for writing, drawing and coloring, set of 20 fineliners, 334 SB20 • Amazon Business $14.75 1 $14.75
Encyclopedia Brown Box Set (4 Books) • Amazon Business $13.19 1 $13.19
Book Stand NNEWVANTE Cooling Pad Non-slip Laptop Cooler for 12in to 15.6in Laptop Portable and Healthy Tray • Amazon Business $12.99 1 $12.99
bloom daily planners Act of Kindness Deck - Set of THIRTY 2" x 3.5" Cards - Assorted Designs • Amazon Business $9.95 1 $9.95
Rory's Story Cubes • Amazon Business $7.38 1 $7.38
Sakura 37488 Gelly Roll Classic 08 (Medium Pt.) 3PK Pen, White • Amazon Business $6.18 1 $6.18
me & my BIG ideas PPS-61 Life Quotes Sticker Pack • Amazon Business $3.79 1 $3.79

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