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Mr. Childers from Hoffman Estates IL is requesting Computers & Tablets through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Support our Music Program!

My students need these instruments and materials to continue running a successful music program in our Title I school!

  • $498 goal

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My Students

I teacher a Title I school in Hoffman Estates, IL. I would like to fund a project that will allow me to purchase instruments, materials, and music for the music program that is progressing each year. I have worked tirelessly to build a strong culture for learning in the music room that students are falling in love with. However, we do not have the materials to support the number of students who are falling in love with music. With the funds from this project I would like to specifically purchase performance materials, music, manipulative such as bean bags, sit spots, and instruments for the department. Our students would benefit from these materials as we continue to build a classroom environment that is nurturing and rigorous.

My Project

The Soundlink Revolve Portable Wireless Bluetooth speaker will allow our students to actively listen to high quality music listening activities through high tech playing abilities. I will be able to use my phone to play a large number of music examples for my students to listen and respond to.

The VENUE Tri-LED Color Strip will allow us to build on our performance quality at our low income school.

Our students have found a love for performing and this equipment would let us put on high quality performing experiences for our students.

These Bright Color Ribbon Wands will allow my students with sensory deficits to perform with a manipulative that actively engages them in music and movement learning. These manipulatives will be an asset to my students learning capacity during music class.

Mr. Childers
Grades PreK-2
More than a third of students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Soundlink Revolve Portable Wireless Bluetooth Speaker • Woodwind and Brasswind $199.00 1 $199.00
VENUE TriStrip3Z Tri-LED Color Strip • Woodwind and Brasswind $159.99 1 $159.99
Bright Color Ribbon Wands • Woodwind and Brasswind $27.99 1 $27.99

Materials cost

$386.98

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$5.80

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$422.78

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$74.61

Total project goal

$497.39

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$497.39

1 Donor

-$165.80

Donations toward project cost

-$140.93

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$24.87

match offer

-$331.59

Match offer toward project cost

-$281.85

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$49.74

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$0.00

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