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Mrs. Cruise from Lexington KY is requesting Instructional Technology through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

You'll Sing a Song, and I'll Sing a Song

My students need music activities that will get their bodies moving and learning at the same time.

  • $467 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My students are discovering their world through their senses. They learn best by doing things themselves. These preschoolers are active-always moving, growing, learning.

Giving them opportunities to express themselves helps create a sense of identity as it relates to their environment.

They all love to show what they can do.

Their brains are developing fast now than they ever will throughout their lives. Having fun while learning is what this age group needs. Keeping their attention is hard work. Their play is their work. And we love working together.

My Project

My classroom would greatly benefit from some of the music activities I have used in the past. There are some classic artists and musicians who just know how kids operate and have created some great tunes with them in mind.

The Greg and Steve, "We All Live Together" set has everything.

They are staples for many classrooms.

Of course, anyone in this field who doesn't know Ella Jenkins needs to be introduced. Children learn about other cultures music and revisit some old stand-bys.

Hap Palmer-not enough can be said about his work in getting children to move and learn. His song, "Oh! What a Miracle" gives children a chance to explore what it means to be "ME"!

Mrs. Cruise
Grades PreK-2
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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This project will reach 10 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Sing Along Classics CD Collection (Set of 4) • Kaplan Early Learning Company $53.51 1 $53.51
Greg & Steve: We All Live Together CD Set (Set of 4) • Kaplan Early Learning Company $50.96 1 $50.96
Raffi CD Collection (Set of 4) • Kaplan Early Learning Company $50.11 1 $50.11
Solid Drum for Children • Kaplan Early Learning Company $21.21 2 $42.42
TB317 - Toddler Tambourines • Lakeshore Learning Materials $39.99 1 $39.99
Memorex - Flexbeats Boombox - Black • Best Buy Education $32.88 1 $32.88
Maracas • Kaplan Early Learning Company $6.76 3 $20.28
TT681 - Activity Scarves • Lakeshore Learning Materials $16.99 1 $16.99
FR7664D - You'll Sing a Song and I'll Sing a Song • Lakeshore Learning Materials $16.99 1 $16.99
FR722D - Circle Time Activities CD • Lakeshore Learning Materials $15.99 1 $15.99
Textured Egg Shakers (Set of 5) • Kaplan Early Learning Company $13.56 1 $13.56
Rhythm Sticks • Kaplan Early Learning Company $2.51 3 $7.53

Materials cost

$361.21

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$5.42

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$396.63

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$69.99

Total project goal

$466.62

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$466.62

1 Donor

-$233.30

Donations toward project cost

-$198.31

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$34.99

match offer

-$233.32

Match offer toward project cost

-$198.32

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$35.00

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$0.00

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Project Activity

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