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Mr. Beech from Hernando MS is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Our Hearts Beat for Music!

Help me give my students a cajon percussion drum so we're able to add variety to our music!

  • $378 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

I have the opportunity to teach music to numerous enthusiastic students each day. I want to expose them to as much as possible. Music is the vehicle that helps me shape these young minds.

The group of kids I have are very self-motivated, have a genuine love for music, and are eager to grow and learn.

The vast majority of my students are freshmen, so I will have this particular group for several more years. Our school has more than half the students receiving free or reduced lunch. With your support, we can take what we do to the next level!

My Project

There's a vast variety of choral music that has been composed throughout history. It is my goal as a choir teacher to expose my students to as much of it as possible. There are many choral genres. Much of the African, Central American, Asia, and pop influenced music calls for percussion.

We need this cajon drum so I can expand the variety of music we learn and perform.

The cajon is very versatile and can be utilized much like a drum set.

The addition of this cajon will take us to the next level. I will be able to more easily and teach my students about different cultures and the music associated with them.

Mr. Beech
Grades 9-12
More than half of students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Artisan Edition Solea Line Cajon with Dark Red Burst Frontplate • Woodwind and Brasswind $249.99 1 $249.99
4-Piece Egg Shaker Set with Soft to Extra Loud Volumes • Woodwind and Brasswind $8.99 2 $17.98

Materials cost

$267.97

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$18.76

3rd party payment processing fee

$4.02

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$320.75

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$56.60

Total project goal

$377.35

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$377.35

1 Donor

-$377.35

Donations toward project cost

-$320.75

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$56.60

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$0.00

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