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Mrs. Pippin from South Jordan UT is requesting Instructional Technology through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Utah People: Past & Present Leaving Their Prints

Help me give my students a printer, engaging social studies resources and butterflies.

  • $580 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

Hard work...works! My 21 4th graders are kind, bright and eager learners. I have a wide range of learning and economic needs and we're in this venture together. They know they can do hard things!

Students learn that little choices matter.

Real-life applications to lessons are key in my class - careers that use multiplication (Math), how often favorite authors were rejected (JK Rowling) yet persevered, the effects of invasive species/change (Science). They empathize with characters in books and Utah history. Each year my students are challenged to make their beds for a week after watching a favorite speech, surprising their parents and themselves with how choosing to make their bed can affect other areas of their lives.

My Project

Utah 4th graders have a new STEM curriculum this year, and while we received some great materials with it, we believe allowing them to watch the process of caterpillars turn into butterflies provides a rare, real-life application of their learning in a safe, hands-free but very visual way.

With the loss of our school computer lab, the ability for students to print their own work teaches them responsibility as they create their own written works in-class and at-home and feelings of accomplishment to have a hard copy to share, display or add to their journal.

With 4 classes and 6 shared computers hooked up to a wireless printer, we believe this to be a very useful tool.

Utah's history and geography is one that excites students and we are always aiming to add to grade-level materials to make this a more enriching experience. Arrow heads, costumes to discuss (and hopefully wear for a performance), and a rainstick for Social Studies and Literature should make for a memorable time.

Mrs. Pippin
Grades 6-8

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This project will reach 90 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
HP LaserJet Pro M15w Wireless Laser Printer (W2G51A) • Amazon Business $108.90 1 $108.90
Nature Bound Toys Butterfly Garden Habitat & Terrarium, 24 Inches Tall with Large Zipper Larvae Coupon Included in Kit, Toy (NB526) • Amazon Business $19.99 4 $79.96
FLK Tech Binding Machine with Starter Combs Set for A4-21 Hole / 450 Sheets Paper Punch Binder • Amazon Business $45.98 1 $45.98
GREETINGS FROM SALT LAKE CITY, UT vintage reprint postcard set of 20 identical postcards. Large Letter Salt Lake City, Utah city name post card pack (ca. 1930's-1940's). Made in USA. • Amazon Business $8.98 5 $44.90
Astrobrights Mega Collection, Colored Paper,"Classic" 5-Color Assortment, 625 Sheets, 24 lb/89 gsm, 8.5" x 11" - MORE SHEETS! (91623) • Amazon Business $15.99 2 $31.98
Cool Toner Compatible Toner Cartridge Replacement for HP 48A CF248A HP Laserjet Pro M15w MFP M29w M28w Laserjet Pro M15a M28a M29w M29a M16w M16a M15w Toner Cartridge Printer Ink (Black, 2-Pack) • Amazon Business $28.29 1 $28.29
Rayovac AA Batteries, Alkaline Double A Batteries (72 Battery Count) • Amazon Business $20.53 1 $20.53
Forum Novelties Girls Pioneer Costume, Blue, Large • Amazon Business $20.16 1 $20.16
Pro Disc Cones (Set of 50) - Agility Soccer Cones with Carry Bag and Holder for Training, Football, Kids, Sports, Field Cone Markers - Includes Top 15 Drills eBook (Bright Orange) • Amazon Business $19.95 1 $19.95
Forum Novelties Native American Brave Costume, Child Medium • Amazon Business $12.37 1 $12.37
Arte Indigena Cactus Rainstick, 10 Inches - 008510 • Amazon Business $11.60 1 $11.60
AmazonBasics 36 Pack AAA High-Performance Alkaline Batteries, 10-Year Shelf Life, Easy to Open Value Pack • Amazon Business $10.99 1 $10.99
Forum Novelties Native American Princess Costume, Child's Medium • Amazon Business $10.06 1 $10.06
Set 25 Indian Arrowheads Agate New Replica 1/2 " - 1 1/2 " L • Amazon Business $9.99 1 $9.99

Materials cost

$455.66

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$6.83

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$492.49

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$86.91

Total project goal

$579.40

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$579.40

1 Donor

-$328.33

Donations toward project cost

-$328.33

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$0.00

match offer

-$193.13

Match offer toward project cost

-$164.16

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$28.97

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$57.94

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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