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Mr. Q. from Ocean Springs MS is requesting Musical Instruments through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Our School Wants to Hear the Colors with Sphero Specdrums!

Help me give my students the opportunity to engage with their surroundings. What if you could hear what the colors around you sounded like? With Sphero Specdrums this is a reality!

  • $175 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

Computer science is a new focus to our school district. Our school includes grades 4 to 6 with a student body of about 1,300+ of all backgrounds and demographics. We are also home to many SPED students. Our student body is in awe with technology and where it can bring them.

Digital Media is a new outlet that the students can explore, receive, and give information.

We have a very large number of students who are interested in computers and computer science, and adding these items to the students' toolbox will make a world of difference.

My Project

Sphero has been on the cutting edge of technology since their debut. Each release starts a new trend of groundbreaking technology that makes the students super excited to use. Sphero Specdrums is the next step in bridging technology with art and music.

Imagine telling a student that they could hear the colors around them?

That's right HEAR the colors. Sphero Specdrums makes this a happen with their amazing app and devices. Students in general ed and special ed can tap on their environment or the color palate included making music using this new technology. Students can also record sounds to import into the surrounding areas.

Mr. Q.
Grades 3-5
Half of students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Sphero Specdrum (2 Ring pack) • Sphero $99.99 1 $99.99
AmazonBasics 3.5mm to 2-Male RCA Adapter Cable - 8 Feet • Amazon Business $8.99 1 $8.99

Materials cost

$108.98

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$7.63

3rd party payment processing fee

$1.63

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$148.24

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$26.16

Total project goal

$174.40

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$174.40

1 Donor

-$87.20

Donations toward project cost

-$74.12

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$13.08

match offer

-$87.20

Match offer toward project cost

-$74.12

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$13.08

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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