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Mrs. Serna from Los Angeles CA is requesting Instructional Technology through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Unicorns Learn in Living Color! Help Us Get a Projector!

Help me give my students the ability to see lessons/videos on a projector and a document camera!

  • $814 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My students are eager little beavers! Always have something new to talk about and are always already for new learning! My class is a Special Day Class with 10 students each with their individual needs. I have students with Autism, Intellectual Disability, Other Health Impairments, Specific Learning Disability, and Visual Impairment. These students live in high poverty areas. Most of my students are bused in and all qualified for the free lunch program. But they are full of life and look forward to coming to school everyday!

My Project

For the last 5 years, I have been working with an "old school" projector that is broken in three pieces and is be held with lots of duck tape. This is what the district gave me when I took over the class. The color is way off. We watch videos in yellow hues. There is no sound and the document reader attached have been broken off.

My students are amazing in that, they do not complain.

They enjoy what I can give them but I like to give these special little kiddos more. This projector and document reader will help me to project videos and/or documents to enhance my lessons plans.

Mrs. Serna
Grades PreK-2
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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At this school, more than 50% of students are Black, Latinx, and/or Native American, and more than 50% come from low-income households. Learn how your donation to this school supports a more equitable education.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
ViewSonic - PX700HD 1080p DLP Projector - White • Best Buy Education $517.99 1 $517.99
HUE HD Pro USB Document Camera for Windows, macOS and Chrome OS (Blue) • Amazon Business $79.95 1 $79.95

Materials cost

$597.94

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$54.71

3rd party payment processing fee

$8.97

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$691.62

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$122.05

Total project goal

$813.67

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$813.67

6 Donors

-$554.11

Donations toward project cost

-$470.99

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$83.12

match offer

-$259.56

Match offer toward project cost

-$220.63

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$38.93

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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