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Mrs. Goodman from Brooklyn NY is requesting Technology through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

We Flip for Making Videos

My students need 2 Flip video cameras to work on video projects.

  • $533 goal

This project expired on May 28, 2011.

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

Have you ever wanted to be an MTV video star? Or, have you ever dreamed of having your video appear on one of those wacky video shows? Of course you have! So do my computer students. With the Flip video cameras, I can teach them how to make those videos.

Kids love seeing themselves on video!

From amateur movie makers, to budding animators to future cinematographers, these kids like to make videos! The students will work in groups to plan, write, act, direct and record their very own movies or music videos!

My Project

The Flip cameras make it so easy! Just turn them on, point and press the button. Instantly, you are recording video. We can film, edit, burn and playback all our videos right in our school computer lab. We can turn every kid into an instant movie maker.

Teaching students how to film and edit videos is a cross curricular project.

They work on writing, reading, planning, group dynamics, cooperation, computer editing...the list goes on. What a way to spend a school day!

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

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21 donors21 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 300 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Flip Video UltraHD 2hrs - camcorder - flash card • Best Buy $199.99 2 $399.98

Materials cost

$399.98

Vendor shipping charges

$12.00

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$6.00

Fulfillment labor & materials

$35.00

Total project cost

$452.98

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$79.94

Total project goal

$532.92

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$532.92

20 Donors

-$97.82

Donations toward project cost

-$83.30

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$14.52

match offer

-$434.92

Match offer toward project cost

-$369.68

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$65.24

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$0.18

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$0.00

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