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Mrs. Buck from Donaldson AR is requesting Computers & Tablets through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Twenty-Six Heads Are Better Than One

Help me give my students the opportunity to share their thought processes via the Samsung tablet and Chromecast for their classmates to view.

  • $327 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My students come from many different socio-economic backgrounds. More than half of the student body is on free and/or reduced lunches. Our school K-12 is a Title 1 school. Despite these difficulties, our students are as enthusiastic about learning as the faculty is about teaching and working with them.

In my 30 + years of teaching I have never had a class as large as my homeroom of 26 and I was blessed with having two classes of 26!

My students are very bright. Their problem solving skills during whole group and small group instruction are very well thought out.

My Project

The Samsung Tablet and Chromecast will enable students to share their work and thinking to the entire class. In a class as large as the two I have, these items will play a crucial role in the development of critical thinking skills, skills that are necessary to be successful with the Next Generation Science Standards and current math standards.

Currently students stand in front of my crowded room and use the board to explain their work, often becoming frustrated.

The Chromecast and tablet will allow them to stay at their desk and explain in greater detail their thinking processess.

Mrs. Buck
Grades 3-5
Half of students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Samsung Galaxy Tab A 8" 32 GB Wifi Tablet (Black) - SM-T380NZKEXAR • Amazon Business $177.99 1 $177.99
Wireless Display Dongle Receiver, 1080P HDMI Miracast WiFi Media Streamer Adapter Support Chromecast YouTube Netflix Hulu Plus Airplay DLNA TV Stick for Android/Mac/iOS/Windows • Amazon Business $32.99 1 $32.99
Eaglestar 1PC P580 Replacement S Stylus Pen Pointer Pen for Black Samsung Galaxy Tab A 10.1 2016 SM-P580 P580 P585 • Amazon Business $14.85 1 $14.85

Materials cost

$225.83

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$18.63

3rd party payment processing fee

$3.39

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$277.85

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$49.03

Total project goal

$326.88

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$326.88

1 Donor

-$326.88

Donations toward project cost

-$277.85

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$49.03

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$0.00

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Project Activity

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