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Ms. Blakeman from Salt Rock WV is requesting Musical Instruments through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Here's The Spiel...Glockenspiel!

Help me give my students more opportunities to grow as musicians by adding these soprano glockenspiels to our classroom!

  • $322 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

As a new teacher, I am always looking for new and exciting ways to bring music into the lives of my students. I love to bring new experiences to my students and watch them grow as musicians. My students live in a rural community in south-eastern West Virginia. Many families in this community are at or below the poverty line and resources for additional instruments are scarce. I would like to give my students as many opportunities as possible to create memories and positive musical experiences that will last a lifetime.

My Project

I am working toward creating a full Orff ensemble at my school. We currently do not have any soprano glockenspiels and I would love to add them to our room! My students love learning new "Orffestrations" and we would love to have more instruments available. By having more instruments, we would be able to increase the amount of student's being able to participate in each activity. I would love to have students begin to compose and perform their own "Orffestrations", and with more instruments available this idea will be able to come true! Any and all donations will be greatly appreciated!

Ms. Blakeman
Grades 3-5
More than three‑quarters of students from low‑income households

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This project will reach 150 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Glockenspiel Regular Standard Bar • Woodwind and Brasswind $59.99 4 $239.96

Materials cost

$239.96

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$3.60

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$273.56

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$48.28

Total project goal

$321.84

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$321.84

5 Donors

-$208.46

Donations toward project cost

-$193.24

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$15.22

Matching donations from our partners

-$94.50

Match offers toward project cost

-$80.32

Match offers to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$14.18

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$18.88

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$0.00

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Project Activity

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