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Mrs. Russell from Lauderhill FL is requesting Technology through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Crazy for Classical Music!!!

My students need a classroom CD player and 9 CDs of classical music.

  • $212 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Kids need to know that there is more to music than rap and rock. My fifth graders at a high poverty school in South Florida need to be exposed to other types of music.

Hip hop is great, rock is fun but the classics are forever. My students need to broaden their musical horizons and enter the world of Mozart, Beethoven and Bach. My classroom is not equipped with a CD player or the music to make this happen.

A CD player and a collection of classical music CDs can introduce my students to a whole new world of music enchantment. It can also help their writing and research skills as they explore the men behind the music. Music appreciation becomes historical exploration and literary expression.

Help make this dream a reality and share your love of the classics with my students. Not only will your gift help these students this year, but it will continue to enrich the learning experience of my future students for years to come.

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

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3 donors3 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 20 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Classical Kids: The Best of Vivaldi Classical Kids • Barnes and Noble $5.59 1 $5.59
Classical Kids:The Best of Beethoven Classical Kids • Barnes and Noble $5.59 1 $5.59
Classical Kids: The Best of Handel Classical Kids • Barnes and Noble $5.59 1 $5.59
Marsalis On Music Series (Standard) • Woodwind & Brasswind $26.95 1 $26.95
1776 Spirit Stereo CD Player with AM/FM Radio & Cassette Recorder • SchoolOutfitters.com $64.99 1 $64.99
Tchaikovsky Discovers America Classical Kids • Barnes and Noble $10.99 1 $10.99
Beethoven Lives Upstairs [1995] Classical Kids • Barnes and Noble $10.99 1 $10.99
Classical Kids: The Best of Mozart Classical Kids • Barnes and Noble $5.59 1 $5.59
Classical Kids: The Best of Bach Classical Kids • Barnes and Noble $5.59 1 $5.59
Classical Kids: The Best of Tchaikovsky Classical Kids • Barnes and Noble $5.59 1 $5.59

Materials cost

$147.46

Vendor shipping charges

$14.75

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$2.21

Fulfillment labor & materials

$9.00

Total project cost

$173.43

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$38.07

Total project goal

$211.50

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$211.50

3 Donors

-$208.65

Donations toward project cost

-$173.43

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$35.22

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$2.85

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$0.00

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