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Mrs. Mccurdy from Knoxville TN is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Fill Up the Music Library!

Help me give my students access to children's books about music! These will be used both in class by myself and individually in my classroom library.

  • $161 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

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My Students

My elementary school is a wonderful hidden gem nestled in the hills of Knoxville, Tennessee! Students here come from a fiscally diverse background. We serve grades K-5 and have over 700 students.

We are a rural school that serves students from many different backgrounds.

Amherst is predominantly Caucasian with a large Hispanic population as well. We also serve a large population of special needs students - I am hopeful that this project will enable me to reach both of these demographics!

My Project

Help me fill up my classroom library! These titles will be used in my music classroom at Amherst Elementary.

I love to use literature in my music lessons - students enjoy being read to and books are a great resource for the music classroom!

These will be used in my lessons as well as be available for students to peruse during centers! Some of the topics include the Symphony Orchestra, vocal music and conducting, Peter and the Wolf by Prokofiev, Do Re Mi and music reading, Johann Sebastian Bach's life and history, and an introduction to the ballet "Sleeping Beauty".

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3 donors3 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 800 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
The Story Orchestra: The Sleeping Beauty • Amazon Business $17.06 1 $17.06
Welcome to the Symphony: A Musical Exploration of the Orchestra Using Beethoven's Symphony No. 5 • Amazon Business $16.82 1 $16.82
The Carnival of the Animals (Book & CD) • Amazon Business $16.33 1 $16.33
Do Re Mi: If You Can Read Music, Thank Guido D'Arezzo • Amazon Business $16.13 1 $16.13
Sergei Prokofiev's Peter and the Wolf: With a Fully-Orchestrated and Narrated CD • Amazon Business $13.99 1 $13.99
Because • Amazon Business $12.75 1 $12.75
Becoming Bach • Amazon Business $11.98 1 $11.98

Materials cost

$105.06

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$1.58

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$136.64

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$24.11

Total project goal

$160.75

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$160.75

2 Donors

-$108.00

Donations toward project cost

-$91.80

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$16.20

match offer

-$52.75

Match offer toward project cost

-$44.84

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$7.91

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$0.00

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