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Ms. Steiger from Haverhill MA is requesting Musical Instruments through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Ukuleles for Walnut Square!

Help me give my students the gift of music so each child will be able to hold a ukulele and be learn to play.

  • 5 donors
  • $1,187 still needed
  • 5 donors
  • $1,187 still needed
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My Students

Elementary music students have missed out on so much this year! We can't sing inside or use recorders so our music making ability is much reduced. This year, we've only been able to access boomwhackers and a few hand-held percussion instruments because these are easy to clean. These students LOVE making music but their options have been so limited due to Covid and limited resources.

These kiddos deserve an experience of joyful music making that is safe, authentic and meaningful.

My Project

The purchase of these ukuleles will allow students to have a joyful, hands-on music education experience that is safe, effective and authentic! Students of all ability levels will be able to access the instruments as I will color-code each instrument to support the diverse learners we have at our school. While sadly we can not yet sing indoors, these will allow student to make (and learn about) music in a fun, safe and age-appropriate way!

These will also help support multi-modal and cross-curricular learning that has been missing since the pandemic started- including fine-motor and step-following skills.

Ms. Steiger
Never Before Funded Grades PreK-2
More than half of students from low‑income households
Never Before Funded

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
MU40 Soprano Ukulele Classroom 10-Pack • Woodwind and Brasswind $369.99 3 $1,109.97

Materials cost

$1,109.97

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$16.65

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$1,156.62

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$204.11

Total project goal

$1,360.73

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$1,360.73

5 Donors

-$165.00

Donations toward project cost

-$147.75

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$17.25

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$8.82

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$1,186.91

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Project Activity

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