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Mrs. Mejia from Elmhurst NY is requesting Instructional Technology through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

A 2020 Vision for Our Chorus!

Help me give my students stage props for their upcoming Queen concert performance!

  • $276 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

I am a music teacher in Queens, N.Y. for Kindergarten to Third grade students. Through a non-profit organization called "Music and the Brain," our students have been able to participate in learning keyboard instruction. This neuroscience-based program was designed to help students develop critical thinking, and tune their fine motor skills. Our students have become enticed by the keyboard and the appealing songs provided by the program. The songs are also accompanied with body movement to help students feel the beat of the music. These songs have sparked an interest in our students who love to sing and dance.

It has been a great joy of mine to watch students, as young as five years old, immerse themselves in music and learn the discipline of practice!

We have been providing an after-school Chorus & Dance program for students who are particularly passionate for the arts. The music program has created an outlet for students to expand on their creative skills through music appreciation. We would love to keep the music alive here by encouraging students to participate in all our music opportunities.

My Project

We would like to use these materials for our upcoming music concert! We will be singing and dancing a tribute to the band, Queen.

The students love to dress up and use various props to enhance the audience's experience during our concert.

These materials will be used to put together these props so the selected students can use them while performing. We believe that this extra touch will help add more pizazz to the performance and goes along with our concert theme.

During after-school hours, students will be learning movement and dance to different Queen songs. They will practice using the props in their dances and with the songs they will be singing on stage.

Mrs. Mejia
Grades PreK-2
More than three‑quarters of students from low‑income households

This project will reach 500 students.

4 donors have given to this project.

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
LED Wash Lights, LaluceNatz 20” 25W 108LEDs RGB Stage Wash Light Bar DMX Control Auto Play Strobe Effect Uplighting for Wedding Church DJ Party Stage Lighting(2 pack) • Amazon Business $112.99 1 $112.99
• Amazon Business $7.99 3 $23.97
TUPARKA 30 Pcs Paper Crown Golden King Crowns Gold Foil Party Crown Hat Cap for Birthday Celebration Baby Shower Photo Props (6 Styles) • Amazon Business $9.99 2 $19.98
Party Dimensions Single Count Rectangular Plastic Tablecover, 54 by 108-Inch, Red • Amazon Business $4.03 4 $16.12
LERORO 48 PCS Novelty Fake Mustaches, Mustache Party Supplies, Self Adhesive Mustaches for Masquerade Party & Performance Black • Amazon Business $5.49 2 $10.98
Elastic Cord/Elastic Rope/Elastic Band/Bungee/Heavy Stretch Knit Elastic Spool/50-Yards Length 1/2" Width(White) • Amazon Business $9.59 1 $9.59
Self Adhesive Jewels Stickers,Flat Back Rhinestone Stickers Gem Stickers Self Adhesive Bling Jewels for Crafts(365 Pieces) • Amazon Business $7.79 1 $7.79

Materials cost

$201.42

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$3.02

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$234.44

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$41.37

Total project goal

$275.81

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$275.81

3 Donors

-$224.44

Donations toward project cost

-$213.19

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$11.25

match offer

-$25.00

Match offer toward project cost

-$21.25

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$3.75

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$26.37

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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