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Mr. Wagner from Brooklyn NY is requesting Supplies through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Music Instruments for our Special Learners

My students need 7 kinds of percussion instruments such as hand drums, maracas, and triangles.

  • $453 goal

This project expired on June 15, 2010.

Hooray! This project is fully funded

General music classroom for special learners in need of instruments. Our music program consists of several small self contained classroom for students with special needs. All of our kids are around the kindergarten age level.

Our school mainly focuses on students with autism and down syndrome. Many of our students are non-verbal and have other obstacles in their learning. We also have a short supply of musical instruments for our students to use.

We are in need of classroom percussion instruments. By using instruments, this will give our students other opportunities to learn musical concepts. As many of our students are non-verbal, singing songs just does not cut it for them. Having them use instruments will help them become a part of the world of music. This will hopefully help the students learn by hands-on approach as well as encourage them to become more engaged in the music classroom.

Your help will enable my students to get opportunities that they won't be able to get anywhere else.

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7 donors7 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 54 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Guiro Tone Block (Standard) • Woodwind & Brasswind $3.79 5 $18.95
Kids Percussion Rain Forest Bongos (Standard) • Woodwind & Brasswind $36.99 2 $73.98
RB210S 12 Pack Egg Shakers (Standard) • Woodwind & Brasswind $23.99 1 $23.99
Synergy Freestyle Djembe (Snake Skin 10 Inches) • Woodwind & Brasswind $69.99 1 $69.99
Hand Drum with Beater (Green 10 Inches) • Woodwind & Brasswind $14.99 4 $59.96
Plastic Maracas (Standard) • Woodwind & Brasswind $3.99 3 $11.97
Triangle (4 Inch) • Woodwind & Brasswind $21.95 3 $65.85

Materials cost

$324.69

Vendor shipping charges

$32.47

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$4.87

Fulfillment labor & materials

$9.00

Total project cost

$371.03

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$81.45

Total project goal

$452.48

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$452.48

6 Donors

-$207.58

Donations toward project cost

-$185.52

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$22.06

match offer

-$226.23

Match offer toward project cost

-$185.51

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$40.72

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$18.66

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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