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Mrs. Breymeyer from Rantoul IL is requesting Supplies through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

New Instruments For Amazing Students

My students need a set of 3 tubano drums and new mallets.

  • $678 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

"Orff is very fun!" A quote that this music teacher lives by on a daily basis.

I have some of the most creative and wonderful students that a music teacher could ask for!

I have over 300 students grades K-5. I see my K-1 students everyday for 20 minutes, and 2nd-5th grade students every other day for 40 minutes. My class sizes range anywhere from 20 at my smallest class to 26 students at my largest! I come from a high poverty school district and my school 100% free breakfast and lunch.

My Project

One of the most exciting activities for them in music is getting the opportunity to play instruments! The instruments we currently have in my classroom are very old. They tend to fall apart easily. The mallets are so old that some are being held together by tape. The rhythm sticks are chipping, and when the students play them they get splinters. Drums are a favorite of my students. The photo above shows the only drums that I have for my students to play. They are so old that they do not have a bright sound to them. My students have also never experienced drums that are close to their size (such as the tubano drums that I am requesting).

Donations to this project will help my students better enjoy music class experience.

With newer instruments, students won't have to worry about an instrument falling apart on them as they are playing. They will also get to experience playing on "big" drums.

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Mrs. Breymeyer
Grades 3-5
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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3 donors3 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 300 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Versa Tubano Set with TF 20 Head • Woodwind and Brasswind $399.99 1 $399.99
Yarn Mallets • Woodwind and Brasswind $22.99 6 $137.94

Materials cost

$537.93

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$8.07

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$576.00

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$101.65

Total project goal

$677.65

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$677.65

2 Donors

-$647.65

Donations toward project cost

-$550.50

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$97.15

match offer

-$30.00

Match offer toward project cost

-$25.50

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$4.50

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$0.00

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