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  • $290 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Mr. F.
Grades 3-5
More than half of students from low‑income households
  • 7 donors
  • $0 still needed

We've Got Rhythm

My students need 1 Tambourine, 1 Multi Cultural Rhythm Set, 1 Special Variety Rhythm Set, 1 Kids Percussion Lollipop Drum, and 1 Kids Percussion Hand Drum.

We've got rhythm- but we don't have percussion instruments. I teach fifth grade for a large urban school district in California. My students come from diverse backgrounds. Many are learning to speak English fluently. All are enthusiastic about music. Due to budget cuts, the music teacher only visits our school one day a week. She doesn't have time to work with every class, and my students are not receiving music lessons. My goal is to provide quality music instruction in my own classroom. I have already purchased a set of recorders which I am teaching my students to play. I hope you will consider providing percussion instruments. I am asking for 1 Tambourine, 1 Multicultural Rhythm Set, 1 Special Variety Rhythm Set, 1 Kids Percussion Lollipop Drum, and 1 Kids Percussion Hand Drum. Nietzsche said, "Without music, life would be a mistake." I believe that with music, a classroom can be a magical place. Please help me share the magic with my students.

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Kids Percussion Lollipop Drums (8 inch) • Woodwind & Brasswind $11.99 1 $11.99
Rhythm Tech Pro 10 Tambourine (Steel) • Woodwind & Brasswind $35.99 1 $35.99
Kids Percussion Hand Drum (Hand Drum 14 inch) • Woodwind & Brasswind $24.99 1 $24.99
Special Variety Rhythm Band Sets (15 Player Set) • Woodwind & Brasswind $44.99 1 $44.99
Multi Cultural Rhythm Set (Rhythm Set) • Woodwind & Brasswind $66.00 1 $66.00

Materials cost

$183.96

Vendor shipping charges

$18.40

State sales tax

$13.34

3rd party payment processing fee

$4.60

Fulfillment labor & materials

$17.00

Total project cost

$237.00

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$52.02

Total project goal

$289.02

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$289.02

7 Donors

-$278.82

Donations toward project cost

-$237.00

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$41.82

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$10.20

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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7 donors7 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 26 students.

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