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Ms. Vaughn from Indianapolis IN is requesting Musical Instruments through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Orff Metallophones for My Student Musicians!

Help me give my students Orff Metallophones to play and create music in class!

  • $2,758 goal

This project expired on May 25, 2022.

This project expired on May 25, 2022.

My Students

My students are eager to learn music! They have had very little experience with Orff Schulwerk (a music and movement approach to Music Education) and have really enjoyed the experiences I have introduced them to this semester.

My students deserve the best instruments and equipment available in order to experience music and movement in the Orff classroom.

I hope to provide them with everything they need to become successful musicians and exceptional people.

My Project

In an Orff Schulwerk classroom, students are encouraged to perform and create music using a variety of instruments and movement supplies. I believe my students deserve the best equipment so they can become successful musicians and lifelong learners.

By funding this project, my students will have the opportunity to play metallophones in different ranges (high to low).

This will allow them to experience the full sounds of the Orff instrumentarium, which will enhance their knowledge and experience with music.

My students are creative, talented, and eager to learn music! Thank you for helping make this goal possible!

Ms. Vaughn
Grades 3-5
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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At this school, more than 50% of students are Black, Latino, and/or Native American, and more than 50% come from low-income households. Learn how your donation to this school supports a more equitable education.

This project will reach 500 students.

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
Global Beat Alto Metallophone • Woodwind and Brasswind $415.00 2 $830.00
Global Beat Soprano Metallophone • Woodwind and Brasswind $370.00 2 $740.00
Global Beat Soprano Glockenspiel • Woodwind and Brasswind $120.00 4 $480.00
Global Beat Alto Glockenspiel • Woodwind and Brasswind $115.00 2 $230.00

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