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  • $349 goal

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Ms. Greene
Grades 3-5
Nearly all students from low‑income households
  • 11 donors
  • $0 still needed

Positively Playful!

My students need music classroom games, books and incentives to supplement our lessons and encourage them to continue putting forth their best effort in class!

My Students

Children discover the world, and their place in it, through play. By incorporating play into the classroom, teacher afford students the opportunity to experiment with the skills and objectives being taught and apply this knowledge in innovative ways!

My students are inquisitive, open-minded boys and girls who would greatly benefit from opportunities to extend their learning and enhance classroom experiences.

These enthusiastic, curious and creative little people are eager to learn about everything, including MUSIC!

In my music classroom we frequently use games and whole group activities to enhance the lessons and make abstract concepts more concrete.

My Project

My students need music games, books and incentives that will encourage them to apply the knowledge they receive in our weekly lessons in new and innovative ways! Instead of simply relaying information in a question and answer format in class, my students will be able to access and employ their critical thinking skills, collaborate with peers, express themselves more openly, and have fun!

Donating to this project help my students to demonstrate what they know and it will allow me to assess their learning in quick, inviting, and exciting ways!

The music games will enhance their recollection and recognition of musical facts and symbols. Read-aloud books on music lend opportunities to practice independent reading and listening skills at stations in the classroom, and the the incentives/prizes are a tangible goal towards which my students can work at their own pace.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Spontuneous - The Song Game - Sing It or Shout It - Talent NOT Required (Best Family / Party Board Games for Kids, Teens, Adults - Boy & Girls Ages 8 & Up) • Amazon Business $29.99 2 $59.98
Welcome to the Symphony: A Musical Exploration of the Orchestra Using Beethoven's Symphony No. 5 • Amazon Business $19.96 2 $39.92
The Carnival of the Animals (Book & CD) • Amazon Business $15.99 2 $31.98
Over the Rainbow (Book & Audio CD) (Book & CD) • Amazon Business $14.46 2 $28.92
Squeak, Rumble, Whomp! Whomp! Whomp!: A Sonic Adventure • Amazon Business $12.84 2 $25.68
The Shape Song Swingalong (Book & Enhanced CD) (A Barefoot Singalong) • Amazon Business $9.91 2 $19.82
Fiddlesticks: The Musical Instrument Recognition Game Based on "Old Maid" (The Game Series) • Amazon Business $7.01 2 $14.02
Tytroy Neon Jelly Bracelets - 144 piece - Assorted Colors • Amazon Business $6.99 2 $13.98
Joyin Toy 80 Pieces Vinyl Stretchy Sticky Toy Assortment Including 16 Large Sticky Hands (2.75 Inches), 16 Wall Climber Men, 16 Sticky Hammers, 16 Sticky Snakes and 16 Stretchy Flying Frogs. • Amazon Business $11.95 1 $11.95
Kangaroo's Flashing LED Light Up Toys, Glow In The Dark Bumpy Rings, 18-Pack • Amazon Business $9.75 1 $9.75
Rhode Island Novelty 12 Pull Back Racer Cars • Amazon Business $6.35 1 $6.35

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This project will reach 300 students.

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