You're on track to get doubled donations (and unlock a reward for the colleague who referred you). Keep up the great work!
Take credit for your charitable giving! Check out your tax receipts

In a rush to make a major tax-deductible gift before the year's end? Purchase account credits and choose projects later!

Time is running out! Make your tax-deductible gift before midnight on December 31.

To use your $50 gift card credits, find a project to fund and we'll automatically apply your credits at checkout. Find a classroom project
Are you a public school teacher in need of funding? Get funded »
Skip to main content

We're a charity that makes it easy for anyone to help a classroom in need. Your gift is tax-deductible.

Your school email address was successfully verified.

  • $509 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Ms. Glatzer
Grades PreK-2
More than three‑quarters of students from low‑income households
  • 26 donors
  • $0 still needed

Music Rug for our Little Treble Makers

Help me give my students this beautiful rug so they can move and play in the music classroom.

My Students

My students walk into my classroom ready to learn and excited for what is in store for them that day. They love to move and sing while learning the skills for music.

I teach at a Title I school in Oklahoma, where 100 percent of our students receive free breakfast and lunch.

Despite many hardships and stressful home lives, my students are eager to come to music to sing, dance, and play instruments. I want a rug so I can have the younger students on the floor and not sitting in chairs where their feet don't even touch the floor. This allows them to move freely and behave in a way that is developmentally appropriate for them and in a fun and interactive way.

My Project

This music rug would be so beneficial in the music room. First, we need it for its function as a rug. We would use it as a place to sit and play, somewhere to put things, with a seating chart/placement, or just as an area that's defined as different from the rest of the room. More importantly, we could use it for the content ON the rug. Learning about the musical staff is hard for students because in a book or song it's a 2d abstract thing. This rug makes the musical staff so big and real! I can already think of all the activities and opportunities for concept reinforcement. I could tell students, "put your right foot on the G" or "drop your beanbag on the A." Activities like this make what is usually so abstract become real and tangible.

My students love music and strive to become better with each activity.

Many of my students are English Language Learners and they struggle and shy away from any activity where they are asked to read or write. This rug would be a transformative tool to help them feel confident about reading music and understanding the staff. I know how happy they'll be about playing on this rug and learning very difficult content along the way.

Read More

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
CHILDCRAFT MUSIC NOTES 8 FT X 12 FT RECTANGLE • School Specialty $335.97 1 $335.97

Materials cost


Vendor shipping charges


State sales tax


3rd party payment processing fee


Fulfillment labor & materials


Total project cost


Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms


Total project goal


How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal


25 Donors


Donations toward project cost


Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms


match offer


Match offer toward project cost


Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms


Excluded support for DonorsChoose


Still needed View calculationHide calculation


Our team works hard to negotiate the best pricing and selections available.

View complete list Show less

26 donors26 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 375 students.

Project Activity

This classroom project was brought to life by The Foundation for OKCPS & Kirkpatrick Foundation and 25 other donors.

Boost your odds

Add a profile photo in addition to your classroom photo. If you add a photo, it'll show up right here on your project page.

You are more likely to receive funding if you put a face to your name.

Upload a photo
{"pmaHash":"","schoolCity":"Oklahoma City","showProjectRecommendations":true,"teachersOnPage":[2598090],"isTeacherViewingTheirOwnProject":false,"schoolState":"OK","teacherPossessivePronoun":"her","PMsManager":null,"schoolGradeType":{"id":1,"name":"Early Education"},"TeacherPMForms":{},"applePayMerchantID":"","proposalId":4243176,"proposalMessageFormModel":null,"numActiveProjects":0,"completingDonationAmount":0,"teacherHasClassroomPhoto":true,"proposalURL":"","verifyShowPhotos":"","numStudents":375,"teacherScreenName":"Ms. Glatzer","authorIds":{"2598090":{"owner":"Ms. Glatzer","donationSalutations":{}}},"displayedPercentFunded":1.0,"proposalsOnPage":[4243176],"proposalHash":"225695755","isApplePayMobileOnly":true,"progressBarPercentage":100.00,"pmaId":"","teacherProfilePhotoURL":",1080,x0,y187&width=136&height=136&auto=webp&t=1563968566772","teacherHasProfilePhoto":true,"currentWorkflowStatusCode":21,"teacherChallengeId":20499204,"photosPublished":true,"queryString":"","DonorPMForm":null,"isApplePayEnabled":true,"fundedByTarget":false,"activeProject":null,"donorIdsForImpactPhotoCheck":["MzI0OTEw","Njg3OTQ2","MTc5NTk5","NjQ2OTM1Ng==","OTgzMzIy","NjM5NjcxOA==","MzExNjEyMQ==","MjM5OTk2","NDUyOTY5Mw==","MTU3MTExNg==","MTU3Mjg=","NDAzMzIw","MTc5MzU0","NDYzMDQ=","MTk1MDk4Nw==","NDgxMjE3Ng==","MTIyMjk5Ng==","MjI2Mjgy","NDYxNzk=","NjA4ODI3Mw==","MjUyOTAzNA==","NTAxNTcwNg==","MzA4NDYzMA==","MTU2NzY2","MTUyNzY4MQ==","MjM0NTkyMA=="],"teacherId":2598090,"schoolCounty":"Oklahoma","fullyFunded":true,"isStudentLed":false,"isExpired":true,"schoolStateObj":{"code":"OK","name":"Oklahoma"}}