You're on track to get doubled donations (and unlock a reward for the colleague who referred you). Keep up the great work!
Take credit for your charitable giving! Check out your tax receipts
To use your $50 gift card credits, find a project to fund and we'll automatically apply your credits at checkout. Find a classroom project
Skip to main content

We're a charity that makes it easy for anyone to help a classroom in need. Your gift is tax-deductible.

Your school email address was successfully verified.

Ms. McKay from Raleigh NC is requesting Technology through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Visual Learning With A Document Camera

My students need a document camera for efficient presentations in our classrooms.

  • $547 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

Quick, exact, and awesome, document cameras allow students and teachers have their real-time presentations and work to be projected for the whole class to see. Modeling is one of the keys of learning, and this equipment brings it into the 21st century.

Our students are curious learners.

They learn collaboratively with relevant projects to explore current issues. Our class of 68 is diverse in their abilities and backgrounds. This diversity augments our learning environment. This age group is energetic and dynamic in their quest for truth and finding their own niche in their families, our community and the world.

My Project

Document cameras are a simple yet extremely effective way to project work for the whole class to see. We are already using LCD projectors in our classroom on a daily basis. Document cameras, enhance the use of our projectors by allowing teachers or students to share any piece of paper (like a students work as an exemplar) or item (like a rose), or action (rose dissection) for the class to see in real time. It is an awesome way to model and demonstrate for everyone to see!

At Exploris, we are continually seeking ways, tools and methods to enhance the learning of each student.

Document cameras are such an incredible way to model and demonstrate for everyone to see. Since our work is so collaborative, these cameras would further enliven our classroom and the projectors that we have already purchased.

Ms. McKay
Grades 6-8

This project will reach 210 students.

8 donors have given to this project.

Boost your odds

Add a profile photo in addition to your classroom photo. If you add a photo, it'll show up right here on your project page.

You are more likely to receive funding if you put a face to your name.

Upload a photo

Top rated for efficiency and transparency.

You donate directly to the teacher or project you care about and see where every dollar you give goes.

Expand the "Where your donation goes" section below to see exactly what Ms. McKay is requesting.

See our finances

TEACHERS, FEELING INSPIRED?

You can start a project with the same resources being requested here!

Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Elmo MO-1 Visual Presenter • Amazon $369.99 1 $369.99
RiteAV - SVGA Monitor Cable - 50 Ft. • Amazon $27.95 1 $27.95

Materials cost

$397.94

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

Sales tax

$31.04

3rd party payment processing fee

$5.97

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$464.95

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$82.05

Total project goal

$547.00

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$547.00

5 Donors

-$361.99

Donations toward project cost

-$307.70

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$54.29

match offer

-$185.00

Match offer toward project cost

-$157.25

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$27.75

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$0.01

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

Our team works hard to negotiate the best pricing and selections available.

View complete list Show less

Project Activity

{"pmaHash":"","schoolCity":"Raleigh","showProjectRecommendations":true,"teachersOnPage":[687257],"isTeacherViewingTheirOwnProject":false,"schoolState":"NC","teacherPossessivePronoun":"her","PMsManager":null,"schoolGradeType":{"id":3,"name":"Middle School"},"TeacherPMForms":{},"proposalId":1076032,"proposalMessageFormModel":null,"numActiveProjects":0,"completingDonationAmount":0,"teacherHasClassroomPhoto":true,"proposalURL":"https://www.donorschoose.org/project/visual-learning-with-a-document-camera/1076032/","verifyShowPhotos":"","eligibleToBeCopied":false,"mayHaveReplacements":false,"numStudents":210,"teacherScreenName":"Ms. McKay","isEquityFocus":false,"authorIds":{"687257":{"owner":"Ms. McKay","donationSalutations":{}}},"displayedPercentFunded":1.0,"proposalsOnPage":[1076032],"proposalHash":"2094388608","isApplePayMobileOnly":true,"progressBarPercentage":100.00,"pmaId":"","teacherProfilePhotoURL":"https://cdn.donorschoose.net/images/placeholder-avatars/136/teacher-placeholder-4_136.png","teacherHasProfilePhoto":false,"currentWorkflowStatusCode":21,"teacherChallengeId":126298,"photosPublished":true,"queryString":"","DonorPMForm":null,"isApplePayEnabled":true,"fundedByTarget":false,"activeProject":null,"donorIdsForImpactPhotoCheck":["MjEwMDA1MA==","MjA5OTczNQ==","MTc4NDM5NQ==","MTc3NDQwMQ==","MjEwMDgwNw==","MTg5MjQ4OA=="],"teacherId":687257,"schoolCounty":"Wake","fullyFunded":true,"isStudentLed":false,"isExpired":true,"schoolStateObj":{"code":"NC","name":"North Carolina"}}