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Ms. K. from SeaTac WA is requesting Classroom Basics through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Flex Band Arrangements By Underrepresented Composers

Help me give my students flex band arrangements for distance learning and beyond!

  • $456 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

I teach 6/7/8th grade band and orchestra south of Seattle where 80% of our students qualify for free or reduced-price lunch. A majority of our students are bilingual and thrive while bringing different cultures into our music classroom. I strive to provide music education that everyone can access, understand, and enjoy.

We are a school that has only been established for one year and still need many materials to build our music program, especially now during Distance Learning.

My goal is to create a fun-filled, functioning, and equitable classroom for my students.

I am passionate and determined about providing these kids what they deserve in order to achieve success in the music classroom.

My Project

I have been doing lots of PD this summer about under represented composers, and the Eurocentric curriculum that takes over music education in America. Im excited to break the red tape and start including music from other cultures as well as music from under represented composers in the band and orchestra setting.

Please help me provide my students with flex band arrangements for distance learning that allow for more diverse and inclusive music education.

I am so excited to start incorporating flex band arrangements by composers that look like my students!!!

Ms. K.
Grades 6-8
More than half of students from low‑income households

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5 donors5 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 150 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
13 Moons (PDF Version) $110.00 1 $110.00
Woven $75.00 1 $75.00
You Decide $65.00 1 $65.00
Last Stage To Red Rock (Flex Version) $63.00 1 $63.00

Materials cost

$313.00

Vendor shipping charges

$11.75

State sales tax

$27.39

3rd party payment processing fee

$4.70

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$386.84

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$68.27

Total project goal

$455.11

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$455.11

3 Donors

-$250.06

Donations toward project cost

-$212.55

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$37.51

match offer

-$205.05

Match offer toward project cost

-$174.29

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$30.76

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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Project Activity

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