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Mrs. Bolt from Florence SC is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

What's the PBuzz in Music Class?

My students need Pbuzz instruments to complete our knowledge of instrument families. When studying instruments, we have not had an example of the brass family.

  • $992 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

I am the general music teacher at our elementary school.

My students are very eager to learn music.

They come to class every day ready to learn. Our school is a STEAM magnet school, so the arts are very important in the development of our students.

Our school serves grades K-4. Our students come from a wide variety of socioeconomic backgrounds.

I would use these instruments with my 2nd grade classes. I teach six classes of second grade. Each class contains approximately 20 children.

My Project

I would like to purchase PBuzz instruments for my 2nd grade students. We have several instruments that we learn to play that cover the other instrument families. We have recorders for learning the woodwind family, dulcimers for learning the string family, and drums and xylophones for learning the percussion family.

Currently, I have no instruments in my classroom that teach kids the technique of playing a brass instrument.

These instruments would give my students a chance to experience an instrument from all four instrument groups. I feel that these instruments would send kids off to middle school with a firm knowledge of the instrument families so that they will be better informed when it comes time to sign up for band or orchestra classes.

Mrs. Bolt
Grades PreK-2
More than half of students from low‑income households

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This project will reach 120 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Student Instrument • Woodwind and Brasswind $29.95 25 $748.75

Materials cost

$748.75

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$52.79

3rd party payment processing fee

$11.23

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$842.77

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$148.72

Total project goal

$991.49

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$991.49

10 Donors

-$812.96

Donations toward project cost

-$694.02

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$118.94

match offer

-$175.00

Match offer toward project cost

-$148.75

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$26.25

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$3.53

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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Project Activity

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