The goal of this project is increase the use of technology in the classroom. Currently the classroom has 3 working computers for students to use throughout the day. Each student is required by the county to be on the iReady computer program for math and reading for 15 minutes a day for each subject. By completing these required hours, students will increase their reading and math ability and score better on state testing programs.

The classroom would also like to incorporate technology programs such as learning to code in the classroom, apps to increase learning, and make the classroom a "tech savvy environment" for all kids to be successful in a global society.

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Tech Savvy Kids Classroom

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School:
Oak Park Elementary 
Category:
Technology 
Teacher/
Administrator:
Kristen Walsky 
 
107920 
Students Impacted:
22 
Grade Levels Impacted:
K-5 
Date:
December 31, 2018

0% Funded

 

 

Only $1,701.36 Needed

 

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Project Goal

The goal of this project is increase the use of technology in the classroom. Currently the classroom has 3 working computers for students to use throughout the day. Each student is required by the county to be on the iReady computer program for math and reading for 15 minutes a day for each subject. By completing these required hours, students will increase their reading and math ability and score better on state testing programs.

The classroom would also like to incorporate technology programs such as learning to code in the classroom, apps to increase learning, and make the classroom a "tech savvy environment" for all kids to be successful in a global society. 

 

How Project Benefits Students

This project will allow students to gain the required minutes on iReady and increase their math and reading abilities. Students will also learn from the website "code.org", computer coding at an early age. This will aid in gaining computer and coding skills for a competitive work force future.
Students will increase their love of learning by using technology to increase reading, math, science, and writing. 

 

Expected Outcome(s)

The outcome of this grant is to provide adequate technology resources to a first grade classroom. This will provide a foundation that is acceptable and equal to most other classrooms in the United States and Florida. Students will be successful and complete their weekly iReady minutes on a weekly basis. Students will also use technology, apps, and programs to increase their learning. Students will increase their academic knowledge in all subjects and students test scores will increase. 

 

Detailed Cost Summary

The class will purchase 4, Lenova 300e Windows 11.6 Convertable Tablet plus Engraving(required by the county) at a cost of $1701.36 

 

Items

# Item Description Total Cost
1 Lenova 300e Windows 11.6 Convertable Tablet plus Engraving $425.34
2 Lenova 300e Windows 11.6 Convertable Tablet plus Engraving $425.34
3 Lenova 300e Windows 11.6 Convertable Tablet plus Engraving $425.34
4 Lenova 300e Windows 11.6 Convertable Tablet plus Engraving $425.34
  Total: $1,701.36

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Only $1,701.36 Needed

 

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