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  • $266 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Mrs. B.
Grades 3-5
More than half of students from low‑income households
  • 3 donors
  • $0 still needed

Sphero Specdrums in 4/4 Time!

Help me give my students the experience of creating music using Sphero Specdrums!

My Students

My students are future Scientists, Technologists, Engineers, Artists, Musicians, and Mathematicians! My students love technology and are in need of more hands-on STEM activities that will help to increase their problem-solving skills, critical thinking skills, and creativity!

Leading global employers agree that the most important and in-demand skills are complex problem solving, critical thinking, and creativity!

Your investment will inspire and motivate my students to continue to love learning, to think "outside the box", to solve real-world problems, to collaborate, and to be academically competitive in this technological age.

My Project

My project will involve using hands-on STEM activities in music class!

As much as I love teaching the blues scale, major scale, pentatonic scale, and the beautiful dominant seventh, I realize that my students must also learn how to create music using technology!

Sphero Specdrums are app-enabled musical rings that turn colors into sound. With the Sphero Specdrums, my students will learn music theory, experiment with various genres, create and mix sounds and beats, as well as compose music.

The Sphero Specdrum resources will enhance our music classroom, as well as engage, and encourage our students to learn to code and compose music using technology!

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Hooray! This project is fully funded

Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Sphero Specdrums (2 Rings) App-Enabled Musical Rings with Play Pad Included - Create Sounds, Loops, Beats for Musicians of Any Skill Level - STEAM Educational Music Toy for Kids • Amazon Business $96.58 2 $193.16

Materials cost

$193.16

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$2.90

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$226.06

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$39.89

Total project goal

$265.95

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$265.95

2 Donors

-$132.97

Donations toward project cost

-$113.03

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$19.94

match offer

-$132.98

Match offer toward project cost

-$113.03

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$19.95

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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3 donors3 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 250 students.

Project Activity

This classroom project was brought to life by SONIC Drive-In and 2 other donors.

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