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

Let's Listen & Learn Together!!!

My students need this organizational listening center in order to allow my students to work collaboratively while they listen to and analyze music!

  • $607 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My musical tigers are title 1 students who are very eager to learn and love to move with, experience, and create music! Children on my campus are willing to take an ownership of their learning process. Our tigers deserve to feel a sense of ownership and leadership. Many do not have much at home to which they feel this sense of ownership. My children learn best when they are able to use hands on manipulative tools and when they are able collaborate with peers and be creative. This open creativity allows my students to make their learning more concrete. I am unbelievably fortunate to see my students 2-3 times a week for 55 minutes. However, due to high numbers in our music classroom (around 40 students) we are required to be very creative with our extremely limited resources.

My Project

My students NEED time to interact with their peers. This listening center will allow for a way for our students to interact with their classmates as they work together! In this station students will be able to listen to music and analyze the music using terms they have learned throughout the year. Using stations in my music classroom allows for our students to think, reflect, and verbalize what we are learning.

Children are social learners and NEED time throughout the day to team up with peers!

Social interactions help our students grow and will teach ways to positively contribute to their learning. Through social and emotional opportunities, our children will gain the skills to collaborate with peers.

The materials used in this station will allow for their Language Arts growth as they need to read, write, and verbalize their learning. In addition to their Musical and Language Arts growth, our self contained classroom for children with autism will have a resource to be able to use in my classroom.

Mr. Fountain
Grades 3-5
More than half of students from low‑income households

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11 donors11 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 710 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
EE216 - Mobile Listening & Storage Center • Lakeshore Learning Materials $349.00 1 $349.00
CE326 - Classroom CD/Cassette Player with Bluetooth® • Lakeshore Learning Materials $129.00 1 $129.00

Materials cost

$478.00

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$7.17

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$515.17

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$90.91

Total project goal

$606.08

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$606.08

8 Donors

-$404.00

Donations toward project cost

-$343.40

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$60.60

match offer

-$202.08

Match offer toward project cost

-$171.77

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$30.31

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$0.00

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