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Ms. Howell from West Jordan UT is requesting materials related to Food, Clothing & Hygiene through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

On with the Show!

Help me give my students a few quality costumes for their annual Shakespeare play!

  • $233 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

Our students are budding artists, actors, scientists, writers, or pretty much whatever they choose to be! But because our school is located in a lower socioeconomic area, many of these kids don't have a lot of opportunities to experience the arts. So, as much as is possible, our sixth grade team does what we can to immerse these kids in activities that will enrich their lives.

Our tradition of performing a Shakespeare play has become something for kids to look forward to as they progress through the grades.

It gives these children a chance to do something challenging and fun, and provides another boost to their self-confidence. To watch them go from being shy and unsure to delivering their lines in a way that honors Shakespeare is something to behold.

Please help us develop and improve this important program! Thank you!

My Project

Creating a special experience for kids is tricky, at best. Producing a Shakespeare play with sixth graders is especially challenging, more notably on a shoestring budget! Our sixth grade team would like to give our students an experience that will make a difference in their lives.

Beautiful costumes will help our students feel confident and purposeful as they tackle the words of the master, Shakespeare.

Knowing they "look" the part will help them immerse themselves and get the most out of the experience. We try hard to be resourceful and thrifty, and we have developed some clever props through the years, but costumes are always the hardest, and are probably the most important. Please help us purchase these few costumes and help our kids sparkle on stage! Thank you!

Ms. Howell
Grades 6-8
More than a third of students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
California Costumes Toys Dragon Slayer, X-Large • Amazon Business $31.59 1 $31.59
Medieval King/King Arthur Boys Costume • Amazon Business $29.59 1 $29.59
California Costumes Queen, Royalty, Renaissance, Medieval Princess Girls Costume, Royal Blue, X-Large • Amazon Business $26.59 1 $26.59
California Costumes Medieval Princess Queen, Royalty, Renaissance Girls Costume, XL 12-14 Berry • Amazon Business $26.59 1 $26.59
California Costumes Queen Guinevere Child Costume, X-Large • Amazon Business $25.55 1 $25.55
Rubie's Child Juliet Renaissance/Princess Costume, White, Medium • Amazon Business $25.04 1 $25.04

Materials cost

$164.95

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$2.47

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$197.42

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$34.84

Total project goal

$232.26

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$232.26

1 Donor

-$197.42

Donations toward project cost

-$197.42

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$0.00

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$34.84

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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

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