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Ms. Sotello from Chicago IL is requesting Computers & Tablets through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Tools for Creative Minds

Help me give my students The tools they need to enhance their creativity.

  • $854 goal

This project expired on June 21, 2019.

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My students are energetic middle school children that are very creative and enjoy working with pictures, graphics, and drawings. At the moment they are creating the school yearbook.

My students can be described as "Creative-artistic young designers." They love to participate on different after school activities such as: sports, music, art and computer design.

They take pictures of school activities and upload their pictures to our design software to create beautiful colorful pages, will become memories of our school year.

My Project

My students need a good designing device, having a Surface tablet will allow them to upload pictures and move items around using the stylus pen. At the moment my students use Chromebooks, but they need a device that works with different applications and will give them the freedom to work on a touch screen device. Students will upload pictures to the Surface tablet and will edit pictures and templates using the school designing software. They will be able to use the keyboard to type titles and quotes on the pages of our yearbook. Also having a Surface tablet will allow them to use Microsoft software tools.

Ms. Sotello
Grades 6-8
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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11 donors11 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 25 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Microsoft Surface Go 10 Pentium Gold 4415Y 8GB RAM 128GB SSD EDU Silver • CDW-G $509.08 1 $509.08
Microsoft Surface Go Type Cover EDU Black • CDW-G $87.88 1 $87.88
Microsoft Surface Pen stylus Bluetooth 4 0 platinum • CDW-G $87.88 1 $87.88

Materials cost

$684.84

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$10.27

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$725.11

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$127.96

Total project goal

$853.07

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$853.07

10 Donors

-$427.00

Donations toward project cost

-$362.95

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$64.05

match offer

-$426.07

Match offer toward project cost

-$362.16

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$63.91

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$0.00

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