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Ms. Gensler from New York NY is requesting Supplies through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Developing Artist and Musicians

The cost of art and music supplies is $262, including shipping and <a target="new" href="http://www.donorschoose.org/html/fulfillment.htm" onclick="g_openWindow('http://www.donorschoose.org/html/fulfillment.htm', 300, 800, 'fulfillwindow');return false;">fulfillment</a>.

  • $262 goal

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I am currently working as a preschool special education teacher for eight students between the ages of three and five years old at P811M, The Mickey Mantle Public School. Research has demonstrated that students learn using a variety of different modalities, including visual, auditory, and kinesthetic learning (learning by doing). We use an interdisciplinary approach to learning focusing on thematic units. The students are encouraged to develop, refine, and apply their cognitive skills through the use of different mediums, such as music and art. Lessons and activities are structured around learning pre-readiness skills such as: following directions, increasing the student's creativity, developing an appreciation for different types of music and art, and identification of letters, numbers, and shapes. I am requesting music CDs, collage pots, stampers and other art and music supplies. All materials purchased will be used directly with the students to enhance their learning experiences. Please help our emerging musicians and artists increase their diverse learning experiences. Our young learners thank you in advance for all your support and generosity.

Ms. Gensler
Grades PreK-2
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Songs fromt he street: 35 years of music CD • Barnes & Noble $42.48 1 $42.48
LM594 - Alphabet Giant Stampers - Uppercase • Lakeshore Learning $29.95 1 $29.95
AA765 - Collage Pots - Set of 15 • Lakeshore Learning $18.95 1 $18.95
21 Really cool Songs CD by Sugar Beats • Barnes & Noble $16.98 1 $16.98
How Sweet it is by Sugar Beats • Barnes & Noble $16.98 1 $16.98
YH8D - Kids in Motion Creative Movement CD • Lakeshore Learning $13.99 1 $13.99
TT737 - Magnetic Peel & Stick Collage Frames • Lakeshore Learning $12.95 1 $12.95
GC109D - The Wiggles? Hoop-Dee-Doo! CD • Lakeshore Learning $11.95 1 $11.95
TT767 - Giant Shape Stampers • Lakeshore Learning $9.95 1 $9.95

Materials cost

$174.18

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

3rd party payment processing fee

Fulfillment labor & materials

Total project cost

$214.23

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$47.03

Total project goal

$261.26

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$261.26

1 Donor

-$246.36

Donations toward project cost

-$215.00

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$31.36

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$15.84

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$0.00

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