Some New Castle, Delaware students will soon get a big surprise.
Amazon is donating 55 Kindle tablets and $2,500 in gift cards to Appoquinimink School District Monday morning.
Amazon, one of the largest employers in the area, is making the donations. The company said it wants to help students by fostering a love for reading and growing the district’s technology programs.
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The Kindles will also help students with learning differences who may benefit from a more visual and interactive approach to everyday school lessons.
The gifts will be presented at Brick Mill Elementary School but will help benefit the 9,800 Pre-K through twelfth grade students throughout the entire district.