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Ms. Holloway from Pataskala OH is requesting Musical Instruments through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Sweet Sounds of Steel Drums!

My students need a fun, new way to create and perform music!

  • $825 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

Music is a universal language that has the unique ability to connect everyone. My classroom creates a place for my students to get to know each other on a new level, through song and dance. I am always looking for new ways to engage my students. They are a fun-loving bunch, and they are always looking for new challenges.

You never know what it will take to spark a child's interest in music.

Since I service all 600 students in my building, it is important for me to provide a variety of activities for my students that they may not be able to pursue or afford outside of the classroom.

My Project

Students love creating music. However, there is not a "one size fits all" solution for creating and performing music. We are requesting steel drums and mallets that will help me get even more of my students excited about music class.

Performing is an important life skill that I work to develop in my students, but not every kid wants to stand up in front of people and sing.

By funding my project, you are helping me create a different performance outlet for my students who may otherwise not be excited about performing. Once this project is funded successfully, I hope to continue working to add steel drums to my classroom, and creating a steel drum band for my students.

Ms. Holloway
Grades 3-5
More than a third of students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Jumbie Jam Educator's Steel Drum 4-Pack with Table Top Stands • Woodwind and Brasswind $609.95 1 $609.95
Jumbie Jam Mallets • Woodwind and Brasswind $8.95 4 $35.80
Jumbie Jam Island Fun #1 Song Book • Woodwind and Brasswind $15.25 1 $15.25

Materials cost

$661.00

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$9.92

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$700.92

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$123.69

Total project goal

$824.61

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$824.61

13 Donors

-$737.56

Donations toward project cost

-$645.67

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$91.89

match offer

-$65.00

Match offer toward project cost

-$55.25

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$9.75

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$22.05

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$0.00

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