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Ms. Conwell from Oklahoma City OK is requesting Musical Instruments through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Up the Watts Through Dance!

Help me give my students a memorable light experience during their dance show and back-to-school supplies!

  • $746 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

The students in our fine arts dance classes are motivated, energetic, and are finding their purpose. They are self-confident and probity in very unfortunate situations.

The students at our school represent situations of extreme difficulty, including poverty, homelessness, foster care, violence, and crime.

Many are not able to afford dance outside of school or at a private studio.

100% of our students receive free breakfast and lunch. Due to the all of the circumstances the students face, along with the lack of funding for schools, and fine arts, our students have a hard time contributing. Our students are thriving even with the lack of support.

My Project

My dancers are so excited about being in dance and making our dance concerts better than they have ever been. With the purchase of these new lights, it will add a dramatic effect during their dances.

Lighting plays a huge role in the dance performance, and these new lights will make the dances so entertaining to watch!

Another part of being a dance teacher is helping with personal hygiene. We work very hard during class and to want to make sure each dancer is prepared to look and smell good for their next class during the day. These personal items will help make sure that happens.

There are a few other miscellaneous items that will help our class stay clean and smell clean. No one wants to groove in a dirty dance studio!

Ms. Conwell
Grades 9-12
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
Stage Lights, OPPSK 72W 24LED Wash Lights Bar DMX Control Auto Play Sound Activated with RGB Tricolors for Wedding Birthday Christmas New Year Party DJ Stage Lighting • Amazon Business $99.99 4 $399.96
Tidy Tools 35 Inch Industrial Strength Cotton Dust Mop with Extendable Handle and Frame. 35'' X 5'' Wide Mop Head with Cut Ends - Hardwood Floor Broom • Amazon Business $36.99 1 $36.99
Always Ultra Thin Feminine Pads for Women, Size 1, Regular Absorbency, with Wings, Scented, 32 Count - Pack of 6 (192 Total Count) • Amazon Business $33.52 1 $33.52
Tampax Radiant Plastic Tampons, Regular Absorbency, Unscented, 28 Count - Pack of 4 (112 Count Total) (Packaging May Vary) • Amazon Business $27.88 1 $27.88
Glade Plugins Hawaiian Breeze .67 oz 8 Pack Refills • Amazon Business $19.06 1 $19.06
Dove Deodorant Go Fresh Pomegranate & lemon Verbena Scent Antiperspirant 150ml Can (6 Cans) • Amazon Business $16.98 1 $16.98
First Aid Only 299 Piece All-Purpose First Aid Kit, Soft Case • Amazon Business $15.87 1 $15.87

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