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Ms. S. from Carnegie PA is requesting Musical Instruments through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Feel the Rhythm, Jam to the Beat

Help me give my students this brand new rhythm set and ribbon bells so we all can experience the joy of making music.

  • $352 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

Our class is comprised of 17 energetic and curious 3-5 year olds. Several different cultures and family structures are represented. All of our students speak English, but several also speak another language at home. We serve low socioeconomic families by providing early learning activities, breakfast, lunch, and snacks for the children. Additionally, we provide health information and other supports for the families.

We consider everyone as part of our school family!

Parents/guardians join us once a week for Family engagement activities that connect to our learning objectives. Our parents also volunteer in our classroom and are an integral part of our school.

My Project

These musical instruments will replace our old and broken ones. With this new set, every child will have an instrument to play.

My kids love having marching bands, playing a variety of patterns, and creating their own music.

Whether we are doing a large or small group activity, they will learn about the instruments, how to make various sounds, and create patterns and music. Joyful noises will abound! Additionally, the children will experiment with the instruments on their own during free play time. We love hearing the joyful noises coming from our preschoolers! They can express themselves through the music they make.

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

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
LC1430 - 30-Player Rhythm Set • Lakeshore Learning Materials $189.99 1 $189.99
HH710 - Shake & Move Ribbon Bells - Set of 6 • Lakeshore Learning Materials $24.99 3 $74.97

Materials cost

$264.96

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$3.97

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$298.93

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$52.75

Total project goal

$351.68

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$351.68

7 Donors

-$193.22

Donations toward project cost

-$170.72

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$22.50

match offer

-$150.84

Match offer toward project cost

-$128.21

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$22.63

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$7.63

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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Project Activity

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