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Mrs. Bell from Griffin GA is requesting Musical Instruments through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Toss Me a Mic!

Help me give my students a Qball! This throwable wireless microphone will allow students to get excited about getting involved in class discussions!

  • $290 goal

This project expired on February 16, 2019.

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

Students in my room range from special needs to gifted within the walls of the same classroom. Our school's free and reduced lunch percentages were high enough that the school is now a "no-cost" school for breakfast and lunch. Many students come from low-income families and will only gain these experiences within the classroom.

Many of my students have not yet discovered the magic of education!

Students often forget that we can read and write because it is FUN! My students rarely see the magic in a math problem just waiting to be solved!

Many of my students need to move around in order to learn in their best environment. Often, these students have spent time in classrooms in which they are constantly told to "sit down and be quiet". I want them to experience a classroom in which they can move around and get excited about what we are learning and experience together.

My Project

If we are able to purchase this device, students will reach a whole new level of engagement! Students will toss the ball from one classmate to another, speaking into the microphone to participate in classroom discussions!

I can only imagine how powerful it will be for students to reach this kind of true engagement!

My students love getting their hands on new technology. This device will be a big hit among these students. No longer will students look back and forth, hoping someone else will answer a question! Students will be begging to get involved in our classroom discussions. The depth students can reach in this way is something to truly look forward to!

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

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3 donors3 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 25 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Qball - Throwable Wireless Microphone - 2.4Ghz up to 75 ft range • Amazon Business $199.00 1 $199.00

Materials cost

$199.00

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$13.73

3rd party payment processing fee

$2.98

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$245.71

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$43.36

Total project goal

$289.07

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$289.07

3 Donors

-$289.07

Donations toward project cost

-$245.71

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$43.36

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$0.00

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