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Mrs. Secondi from Charlotte NC is requesting Computers & Tablets through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Tools to Enhance Distance Learning Part 2

Help me give my students iPad accessories to help facilitate the continuity of learning while learning from home.

  • $177 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My students are learning in many different environments. Besides homes and apartments, some of my students are living in shelters and hotels. Those circumstances alone makes learning difficult. I have students being taught by grandparents and even great-grandparents who are not very familiar with the current technology trends. Some students have parents who are working tirelessly outside the home, and others who spend the day taking care of younger siblings. Parents are being asked a lot these days and can feel overwhelmed with it all!

I want my students to have every opportunity available to them that will improve their chances to succeed while distance learning.

I know my students will rise to the occasion despite the obstacles they are faced with on a daily basis during distance learning. My students are hardworking and determined! With support and loving guidance, they can and will do amazing things!

My Project

Digital learning has become our "new normal" and while my class is embracing the challenge, many students are falling through the cracks. As a teacher, I can see the eagerness in children's faces as we connect digitally. I know my students need to continue to feel engagement through online learning. My fabulous students have been more than cooperative as I use a computer with a camera and audio that cuts in and out.

With the use of these much needed technology tools, I can connect my computer and iPad together to create videos, use online whiteboards, and communicate digitally with each student.

The iPad will serve as an online whiteboard. The pen will be utilized during lessons to write, draw, underline, circle and more!

The lesson on the iPad screen will pop up on their screen as I am writing and drawing to help engage learning. Once we eagerly return to school, the iPad and tools will be used in small group learning. Students can engage with the iPad using the given tools, and create so much to show off all they have learned while distance learning!

Mrs. Secondi
Grades 3-5
More than three‑quarters of students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Palm Rejection Stylus Pen for Apple IPad,XIRON Active Stylus Compatible with (2018-2020) Apple iPad Pro 11 & 12.9 inch/iPad 7th Gen 10.2 inch/iPad 6th Gen/iPad Mini 5th Gen/iPad Air 3rd Gen • Amazon Business $36.99 1 $36.99
MAGIPEA Tablet Stand Holder, Mount Holder Clip with Grip Flexible Long Arm Gooseneck Compatible with ipad iPhone/Nintendo Switch/Samsung Galaxy Tabs/Amazon Kindle Fire HD - Black • Amazon Business $23.98 1 $23.98
Xcentz iPhone Charger 2 Pack 6ft, Apple MFi Certified Lightning Cable Fast Charger iPhone Cable, Durable Braided Nylon Metal Connector Charger Cord for iPhone X/XS Max/XR/8 Plus/7/6/5/SE, iPad, Red • Amazon Business $21.99 1 $21.99
ProCase iPad 10.2 Case 2019 iPad 7th Generation Case, Slim Stand Hard Back Shell Protective Smart Cover Case for iPad 7th Gen 10.2 Inch 2019 (A2197 A2198 A2200) -Red • Amazon Business $16.99 1 $16.99
MoKo Holder Case Fit Apple Pencil/Apple Pencil 2, PU Leather Case for Samsung Stylus Pen Surface Pen, Fit iPad 10.2 2019/iPad Air (3rd Gen) 10.5"/iPad Pro 11 2020/iPad Pro 12.9 2020 Pencil - Black • Amazon Business $9.99 1 $9.99

Materials cost

$109.94

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$8.58

3rd party payment processing fee

$1.65

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$150.17

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$26.50

Total project goal

$176.67

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$176.67

1 Donor

-$88.34

Donations toward project cost

-$75.09

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$13.25

match offer

-$88.33

Match offer toward project cost

-$75.08

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$13.25

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$0.00

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