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Ms. Varela from El Monte CA is requesting Instructional Technology through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Visiting the World

My students need an Oculus Go Standalone Virtual Reality Headset to enhance their 21st century learning.

  • $295 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My students are a wonderful group of third graders. They come to school ready and eager to learn; however, we are Title I school and have a high population of low income families, some of them are living at or near the poverty level. Because our families are on very limited budgets, some students don't have a backpack to hold their school supplies, yet our families love and care very much for their children and want the best education for them. Our students deserve to have every opportunity to be academically successful.

My Project

My third graders need to be able to learn the 21st century way. They need to be able to not just read about the world but be there.

By requesting an Oculus Go Standalone Virtual Reality Headset, my students will be able to travel around the world seeing the Egyptian pyramids, walking around the beautiful Eiffel Tower and going to Mars or the moon.

This is the 21st century way to learn, Virtual Reality.

Thank you in advance for considering my classroom project. My students are looking forward to traveling the world using their Oculus Go Standalone Virtual Reality Headset.

Ms. Varela
Grades 3-5
More than three‑quarters of students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Oculus Go Standalone Virtual Reality Headset - 32GB • Amazon Business $199.00 1 $199.00

Materials cost

$199.00

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$18.21

3rd party payment processing fee

$2.98

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$250.19

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$44.15

Total project goal

$294.34

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$294.34

2 Donors

-$147.16

Donations toward project cost

-$125.09

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$22.07

match offer

-$147.18

Match offer toward project cost

-$125.10

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$22.08

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$0.00

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