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Mrs. Murray from Rocky Mount NC is requesting Other through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Music To Keep Them Playing

My students need music to play, such as Intermezzo: From Cavalleria Rusticana, The Pink Panther, and Scooby-doo, Where Are You?

  • $448 goal

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My Students

My students are hardworking, eager students ready to take on any challenge I throw at them.

Most of my students come from low poverty households and most of them come from single parent homes.

The majority of my students are of a minority race. That all being said, they come to class everyday with many challenges, but love the opportunity to learn an instrument that they would have no other chance of learning if it wasn't for their opportunity at school.

My Project

My students need music to play, such as Intermezzo: From Cavalleria Rusticana, The Pink Panther, and Scooby-doo, Where Are You? From having new music, students will improve their note reading abilities and improve their technical abilities. The students will be able to perform their new music and feel proud of their accomplishment. The students will also get to share their ability with others in performances.

Our school has a limited budget and resources to purchase music to help teach the students new techniques.

New music and materials will help them grow as musicians and help provide them with a way of gaining more knowledge of their instruments.

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Mrs. Murray
Grades 9-12
More than three‑quarters of students from low‑income households

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1 donor1 donor has given to this project.

This project will reach 50 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Intermezzo: From Cavalleria Rusticana (Belwin Intermediate Full Orchestra) • Amazon $45.00 1 $45.00
Scooby-doo, Where Are You? (Pop Beginning String Orchestra) • Amazon $40.00 1 $40.00
The Pink Panther (Beginning String Orchestra) • Amazon $40.00 1 $40.00
Phantom Echo - String Orchestra, score & parts • Amazon $40.00 1 $40.00
Aunt Rhodie’s Diet - String Orchestra, score & parts • Amazon $40.00 1 $40.00
Over the Rainbow (Beginning String Orchestra) • Amazon $36.00 1 $36.00
Harry Potter/Themes: String Orch:Grade1/2 Easy (Beginning String Orchestra) • Amazon $30.08 1 $30.08
Sight-Read It for Strings • Amazon $13.95 1 $13.95
Six Sonatas For Cello or Double Bass and Piano • Amazon $10.40 1 $10.40

Materials cost

$295.43

Vendor shipping charges

$27.44

State sales tax

$23.04

3rd party payment processing fee

$4.43

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$380.34

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$67.12

Total project goal

$447.46

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$447.46

1 Donor

-$447.46

Donations toward project cost

-$380.34

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$67.12

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$0.00

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