You're on track to get doubled donations (and unlock a reward for the colleague who referred you). Keep up the great work!
Take credit for your charitable giving! Check out your tax receipts

In a rush to make a major tax-deductible gift before the year's end? Purchase account credits and choose projects later!

Time is running out! Make your tax-deductible gift before midnight on December 31.

To use your $50 gift card credits, find a project to fund and we'll automatically apply your credits at checkout. Find a classroom project
Are you a public school teacher in need of funding? Get funded »

Are you a teacher? Create a project in 10 minutes and get what you need for your students. Tap here to start.

Menu
Skip to main content

We're a charity that makes it easy for anyone to help a classroom in need. Your gift is tax-deductible.

Your school email address was successfully verified.

 
See this teacher's page

Mrs. Cox from Dallas TX is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Singing in the Wild

My students need a set of interdisciplinary First Steps in Music books to start our classroom library.

  • $255 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My children want to understand everything! I have spent many a weekend doing research because a child asked a great question I couldn't readily answer. My favorite thing about my children is their willingness to participate in their education.

My children rise above poverty every day.

They are excited when they see a new DonorsChoose shipment. When materials for my first project arrived, my children immediately asked to write thank you notes. You make a big difference in their lives and they are always grateful.

My Project

I am requesting thirteen books to start our music classroom library. The books are part of a special collection called song tales. The text is designed to be sung instead of read aloud. These books were made for the music classroom.

This project is special because song tales involve natural settings and animals.

I'm in an urban environment so my students are not familiar with all the animals in the books. This is an opportunity to introduce cross-curricular concepts in music class.

Currently, our classroom has no books. This is tragic because my students love being read to in other settings around campus. My reluctant singers will be more comfortable with a book, and they will all love learning about new animals. Thank you for helping me reach my students.

Mrs. Cox
Grades PreK-2
Nearly all students from low‑income households

Boost your odds

Add a profile photo in addition to your classroom photo. If you add a photo, it'll show up right here on your project page.

You are more likely to receive funding if you put a face to your name.

Upload a photo

4 donors4 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 200 students.

Learn how we’re working to support teachers and students during Covid-19

Top rated for efficiency and transparency.

You donate directly to the teacher or project you care about and see where every dollar you give goes.

Expand the "Where your donation goes" section below to see exactly what Mrs. Cox is requesting.

See our finances

Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Father Grumble (First Steps in Music series) • Amazon Business $16.91 1 $16.91
Momma, Buy Me a China Doll (First Steps in Music series) • Amazon Business $15.89 1 $15.89
The Derby Ram (First Steps in Music series) • Amazon Business $15.03 1 $15.03
The Frog and the Mouse (First Steps in Music series) • Amazon Business $14.16 1 $14.16
There's a Hole in the Bucket! (First Steps in Music series) • Amazon Business $13.97 1 $13.97
The Crabfish (First Steps in Music series) • Amazon Business $13.91 1 $13.91
Risseldy, Rosseldy (First Steps in Music series) • Amazon Business $13.67 1 $13.67
The Tailor and the Mouse (First Steps in Music series) • Amazon Business $13.67 1 $13.67
The Other Day I Met a Bear (First Steps in Music series) • Amazon Business $13.67 1 $13.67
Jennie Jenkins (First Steps in Music series) • Amazon Business $13.67 1 $13.67
There Was a Man and He Was Mad (First Steps in Music series) • Amazon Business $13.47 1 $13.47
My Aunt Came Back (First Steps in Music series) • Amazon Business $13.42 1 $13.42
Over in the Meadow • Amazon Business $11.86 1 $11.86

Materials cost

$183.30

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$2.75

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$216.05

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$38.13

Total project goal

$254.18

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$254.18

3 Donors

-$234.18

Donations toward project cost

-$199.05

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$35.13

match offer

-$20.00

Match offer toward project cost

-$17.00

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$3.00

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

Our team works hard to negotiate the best pricing and selections available.

View complete list Show less

Project Activity

{"pmaHash":"","schoolCity":"Dallas","showProjectRecommendations":true,"teachersOnPage":[3250236],"isTeacherViewingTheirOwnProject":false,"schoolState":"TX","teacherPossessivePronoun":"her","PMsManager":null,"schoolGradeType":{"id":1,"name":"Early Education"},"TeacherPMForms":{},"proposalId":3032106,"proposalMessageFormModel":null,"numActiveProjects":0,"completingDonationAmount":0,"teacherHasClassroomPhoto":true,"proposalURL":"https://www.donorschoose.org/project/singing-in-the-wild/3032106/","verifyShowPhotos":"","mayHaveReplacements":false,"numStudents":200,"teacherScreenName":"Mrs. Cox","authorIds":{"3250236":{"owner":"Mrs. Cox","donationSalutations":{}}},"displayedPercentFunded":1.0,"proposalsOnPage":[3032106],"proposalHash":"-1066140790","isApplePayMobileOnly":true,"progressBarPercentage":100.00,"pmaId":"","teacherProfilePhotoURL":"https://storage.donorschoose.net/dc_prod/images/teacher/profile/272x272/tp3250236_272x272.jpg?width=136&height=136&fit=bounds&auto=webp&t=1452991874800","teacherHasProfilePhoto":true,"currentWorkflowStatusCode":21,"teacherChallengeId":20677157,"photosPublished":true,"queryString":"","DonorPMForm":null,"isApplePayEnabled":true,"fundedByTarget":false,"activeProject":null,"donorIdsForImpactPhotoCheck":["MzQ0NDQwOQ==","NDgzNzQ=","NDk3NDk4Nw==","NTA4NjkxOQ=="],"teacherId":3250236,"schoolCounty":"Dallas","fullyFunded":true,"isStudentLed":false,"isExpired":true,"schoolStateObj":{"code":"TX","name":"Texas"}}