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Mr. Vinson from Fort Worth TX is requesting Reading Nooks, Desks & Storage through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Hip-Hop in the Classroom: Management through Music

Help me give my students these rugs to work in groups and stations. Currently, the tables in our class do not permit the students to work effectively in small groups.

  • $157 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

All of my students are members of The B Sharp Youth Music Program, a free music education program based in the Como Community of Fort Worth. Our school recently became a leadership academy, which "prepares all students for success in college, career, and community leadership".

My students are intelligent, creative, enthusiastic about learning, and enjoy exploring concepts through pop culture, especially Hip-Hop!

It is truly a pleasure to have such an amazing group of students in my classroom this year!

My Project

We chose these particular products because currently, we have to sit on the hard floor when working in groups and stations. Our tables do not permit us to work effectively in groups, as we transition from one activity to another. Our class is filled with bulletin boards, posters, anchor charts, etc. that celebrate music and culture, more specifically, Hip-Hop culture. Throughout the school, my students have been engaged in a variety of music infused lessons and activities. So, we thought it would be awesome to have these rugs to accentuate the decor in our classroom, while also having a purpose.

Mr. Vinson
Grades 3-5
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Carvapet Music Record LP Vinyl Retro Black CD Non-Slip Creative Design Round Area Rug, Red/Black, 2'7" Diameter • Amazon Business $38.89 2 $77.78
Rectangle Cassette Tape Doormat For College Dorm Decor Black Nonslip Soft Indoor Floor Entry Mat Absorbent Flannel Hallway Laundry Room Interior Small Area Rug Fadeless Bathroom Step Sliding Door Mat • Amazon Business $12.00 2 $24.00

Materials cost

$101.78

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$1.53

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$133.31

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$23.53

Total project goal

$156.84

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$156.84

1 Donor

-$156.84

Donations toward project cost

-$133.31

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$23.53

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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