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Ms. K. from SeaTac WA is requesting Lab Equipment through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Percussion Odds and Ends

Help me give my students percussion equipment that we are missing in order to perform all parts in the percussion section.

  • $222 goal

This project expired on March 20, 2020.

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

I teach 6/7/8th grade band and orchestra south of Seattle where 80% of our students qualify for free or reduced-price lunch. A majority of our students are bilingual and thrive while bringing different cultures into our music classroom. I strive to provide music education that everyone can access, understand, and enjoy.

I came into my new classroom this summer as a second-year teacher, realizing that we are lacking in many materials due to it being a brand new school.

My goal is to create a fun-filled, functioning, and equitable classroom for my students.

I am passionate and determined about providing these kids what they deserve in order to achieve success in the music classroom.

My Project

We are a brand new school with a brand new instrumental music department. We were very lucky to get some new instruments through our district, but many of the smaller and essential items we do not have. These items in this project will allow our percussion students to cover all parts in a piece of music. We have a triangle, but no triangle beater! We have many puzzles pieces missing in our percussion section, and we need your help!

Please help provide my percussion and band students with the equipment they need to cover all parts in a piece of music!

Our percussion students are only getting a partial experience right now having these items missing from our classroom. Please help by giving them what they need to have a well-rounded music education!

Ms. K.
Grades 6-8
More than half of students from low‑income households

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6 donors6 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 150 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
TB Professional Triangle Beater Sets • Woodwind and Brasswind $79.50 1 $79.50
Soundpower Gong Beater • Woodwind and Brasswind $48.99 1 $48.99
SC-TC Triangle Clip Mount • Woodwind and Brasswind $14.99 1 $14.99

Materials cost

$143.48

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$12.55

3rd party payment processing fee

$2.15

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$188.18

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$33.21

Total project goal

$221.39

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$221.39

5 Donors

-$145.07

Donations toward project cost

-$130.82

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$14.25

match offer

-$67.48

Match offer toward project cost

-$57.36

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$10.12

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$8.84

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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Project Activity

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