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

In a rush to make a major tax-deductible gift before the year's end? Purchase account credits and choose projects later!

Time is running out! Make your tax-deductible gift before midnight on December 31.

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
Are you a public school teacher in need of funding? Get funded »

Are you a teacher? Create a project in 10 minutes and get what you need for your students. Tap here to start.

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.

See this teacher's page

Mrs. Rife from Crescent City FL is requesting Musical Instruments through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Catch! The Qball Throwable Microphone Makes Learning Fun!

Help me give my students an interactive whole group experience with this revolutionary throwable microphone.

  • $273 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

Our elementary school in Florida is made up of 100% free lunch students that are all in low socioeconomic families. I recently moved from second grade to 4/5 honors, and I am elated to take on the new adventure that awaits me to challenge this small population of our school that is above grade level.

About 80% of our population is below grade level and arrives at our school sometimes not knowing their name or in some cases not even speaking English.

The small group that makes the cut for honors is often overlooked because they are a small minority among a large population of struggling students. My goal is to give them every opportunity to thrive as possible by providing them with much needed outside help.

This year is also the first year that the same teachers will be teaching both 4th and 5th grade honors. Doing this allows for a unique opportunity to grow these students leaps and bounds in the two years we have them and prepare them for the ultimate experiences they might have outside of elementary school and beyond.

My Project

So much of learning is talking and listening, so what if as a teacher I could make it more fun and exciting to answer the question? The qball throwable microphone does just that by allowing students to have fun while interacting with their teacher and classmates.

Do you hear that, yes, now you can hear students all across the room.

No more saying, can you repeat that? or did you hear that? The Qball wireless and throwable microphone allows students to be heard across the room and passing the microphone has never been more fun. Also when teachers loose their voices a new solution has arrived to help!

Mrs. Rife
Grades 3-5
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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

5 donors5 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 55 students.

Learn how we’re working to support teachers and students during Covid-19

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 Mrs. Rife is requesting.

See our finances

Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Qball - Throwable Wireless Microphone - 2.4Ghz up to 75 ft range • Amazon Business $199.00 1 $199.00

Materials cost


Vendor shipping charges


State sales tax


3rd party payment processing fee


Fulfillment labor & materials


Total project cost


Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms


Total project goal


How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal


4 Donors


Donations toward project cost


Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms


match offer


Match offer toward project cost


Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms


Excluded support for DonorsChoose


Still needed View calculationHide calculation


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

View complete list Show less

Project Activity

{"pmaHash":"","schoolCity":"Crescent City","showProjectRecommendations":true,"teachersOnPage":[3724243],"isTeacherViewingTheirOwnProject":false,"schoolState":"FL","teacherPossessivePronoun":"her","PMsManager":null,"schoolGradeType":{"id":2,"name":"Elementary School"},"TeacherPMForms":{},"proposalId":3704595,"proposalMessageFormModel":null,"numActiveProjects":0,"completingDonationAmount":0,"teacherHasClassroomPhoto":true,"proposalURL":"","verifyShowPhotos":"","mayHaveReplacements":false,"numStudents":55,"teacherScreenName":"Mrs. Rife","authorIds":{"3724243":{"owner":"Mrs. Rife","donationSalutations":{}}},"displayedPercentFunded":1.0,"proposalsOnPage":[3704595],"proposalHash":"-203369826","isApplePayMobileOnly":true,"progressBarPercentage":100.00,"pmaId":"","teacherProfilePhotoURL":"","teacherHasProfilePhoto":true,"currentWorkflowStatusCode":21,"teacherChallengeId":20941418,"photosPublished":true,"queryString":"","DonorPMForm":null,"isApplePayEnabled":true,"fundedByTarget":false,"activeProject":null,"donorIdsForImpactPhotoCheck":["MzcyNDI0Mw==","MzAwOTc2OA==","MzcxMjMyMA==","NTI3NDg4Nw==","NTgzOTMyMg=="],"teacherId":3724243,"schoolCounty":"Putnam","fullyFunded":true,"isStudentLed":false,"isExpired":true,"schoolStateObj":{"code":"FL","name":"Florida"}}