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Ms. Schwartz from Houston TX is requesting Computers & Tablets through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Update Needed for High Tech Class

Help me give my students the opportunity to learn in our high tech world. My students are in need of a few items to enhance our technology.

  • $254 goal

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My Students

My 4th graders come to school eager to learn and they love using Google Classroom as a mechanism to work collaboratively and independently. Instead of inundating my students with boring worksheets or workbooks, I make it a point to create exciting lessons that are accessed on our Google Classroom. Students use HyperDocs to help guide them through Texas History lesson and novels. They can view videos, go on virtual field trips, create virtual projects, and so much more. The amazing thing about all of this is students can even access their lesson at home. Sometimes I can edit with kids after school, in real time!

Herod is a Title 1 school where over half my students are from low-income areas in Houston and many of the families were severely impacted by Harvey.

We need all the help we can get to make our Google Classroom even more successful. My 4th graders are fearless when it comes to technology and have a desire to keep up with the demand to perform effectively in a high-tech world.

My Project

Students in my class have access to computers but some of our accessories are outdated, broken, or worn out.

New headphones, mouse pads, and new accessories will help my students use the technology we have more efficiently.

They will be able to listen to literacy stations or use speech to text to write.

Some of my students have special needs and the use of technology is one way they can have the same opportunities as a regular ed student. Listening to stories and lessons will help these students helps them retain valuable information and have the ability to use text to speech allows students to express what they want to write.

Ms. Schwartz
Grades 3-5
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
AmazonBasics 3-Button USB Wired Computer Mouse (Black), 1-Pack • Amazon Business $6.99 10 $69.90
Jeecoo J20 Stereo Gaming Headset for PS4, Pro, Xbox One S, Xbox One Controller, Noise Cancelling Over Ear Headphones with Mic, Bass Surround Soft Memory Earmuffs for PC Nintendo Switch Games • Amazon Business $14.99 3 $44.97
Fellowes 58024 Medium Mouse Pad (Black) • Amazon Business $2.97 10 $29.70
SimpleHouseware Metal Desk Monitor Stand Riser with Organizer Drawer • Amazon Business $19.97 1 $19.97
OfficeWorld Electric Pencil Sharpener with Heavy-duty Helical Steel Blade, Battery/Adapter Operated Auto Stop Pencil Sharpener for No.2/Colored Pencils(6-8mm) for School, Classroom, Office, Home • Amazon Business $17.99 1 $17.99

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