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Mrs. Shea from Pleasant Hill CA is requesting Art Supplies through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

The Magic Is in the Details!

Help me give my students more color, more interaction, more hands-on, and more fun!

  • $290 goal

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My Students

My students come to music class excited and ready to make music! I teach elementary music at a Title I school where over 80% of my students are socio-economically disadvantaged. I enjoy seeing my students develop as young musicians. These students take on new learning challenges with excitement and joy!

I want to inspire my students to embrace an attitude of lifelong learning!

Music offers a perfect opportunity to experience the joy of learning new things at any age. There are so many ways to explore a subject area like music. Whether singing, playing instruments, listening, or researching various styles and genres of music, I want my students to be curious learners in the classroom and in their community.

My Project

Magic happens when pipe cleaners turn into musical notes, finger puppets sing songs with you, and crayons bring color to the music you write! Additional details like a wireless clicker to advance the slides of a presentation help keep class moving along so we don't miss any magical moments.

All the little details in a classroom can add up to big fun!

Please help me bring more magic to the music room for my students! All of the extra touches like animal finger puppets, fresh crayons, a remote clicker so the teacher can circulate through the room, and pipe cleaners that students can shape into music notes for a music note "art gallery" make music class active and lively. It's great to have my students back in the classroom together, and I want every moment to be magical!

Mrs. Shea
Grades 3-5
More than half of students from low‑income households

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At this school, more than 50% of students are Black, Latino, and/or Native American, and more than 50% come from low-income households. Learn how your donation to this school supports a more equitable education.

This project will reach 300 students.

1 donor has given to this project.

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Where Your Donation Goes

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BYEASY Presentation Clicker with Green Laser and Volume Control, RF 2.4GHz Wireless Presenter Remote 100 FT, USB PPT Clicker for Google Slides, PowerPoint and More • Amazon Business $28.99 1 $28.99
Crayola Crayons, 8 Count (Case of 48) • Amazon Business $27.02 1 $27.02
ACEHOOD Finger Puppets Cute Soft Velvet Cartoon Zoo Animals People Hand Puppets Toys for Toddlers Kids Baby (38 Pcs) • Amazon Business $26.99 1 $26.99
1600 Pieces Pipe Cleaners in 32 Colors Chenille Stems for Home and School DIY Art Crafts (0.23 x 11.8 Inches) • Amazon Business $26.99 1 $26.99
1600 Pieces Pipe Cleaners in 32 Colors Chenille Stems for Home and School DIY Art Crafts (0.23 x 11.8 Inches) • Amazon Business $26.99 1 $26.99
32 Pieces Finger Puppets for Toddlers Cartoon Animal Finger Puppets Zoo Theme Children Puppets Soft Velvet Finger Puppets for Christmas Decoration Kids Adults School Reward Party Favors • Amazon Business $19.99 1 $19.99
Oiuros 20pcs Different Cartoon Animal Finger Puppets Soft Velvet Dolls Props Toys Easter Basket Stuffers • Amazon Business $16.09 1 $16.09
ARTEM Finger Puppets Different Cartoon Animal Soft Velvet Dolls Toys Finger Toys for Children Story Telling,Role Play,Novelty Educational(10Pcs) • Amazon Business $13.99 1 $13.99
Acekid 10pcs Soft Plush Animal Finger Puppets Set Baby Story Time Velvet Animal Style for Toddlers (10pcs) • Amazon Business $7.99 1 $7.99

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