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Mr. S. from Casa Grande AZ is requesting Supplies through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Painting History

My students need paint to paint history onto the classroom walls to gain ownership in the school.

  • $207 goal

This project expired on November 22, 2010.

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

In a brand new school this past year, the goal is for the students to have ownership in their school. The goal is to learn and to increase respect for the building.

The district opened up a new school this past year.

After its inaugural year it is my belief that some new respect needs to be formed with the students. A great way to do this would be to allow the students to decorate parts of the building with their artwork.

My Project

Last year, I received a small grant to buy painting supplies and paint to paint projects on my classroom walls. The grant has been spent plus some of my own money so that last year's students could finish their projects. Now I need some more paint for next year's students to clean up some parts of my walls and to add a few more pieces in my room, along with starting their own in the Social Studies hallway.

Last years students took the time to research and learn civilizations from throughout history, while gaining ownership in the school.

Now we need to move forward and have a whole new class gain ownership in the school. The paint I need, added to the supplies I already have will accomplish this goal. The art does not just inspire those that made it, but also those that did not because they see the respect for the students that the school has for them.

Mr. S.
Grades 9-12
More than three‑quarters of students from low‑income households

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1 donor1 donor has given to this project.

This project will reach 200 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
BLICK MATTE ACRYLIC/BEIGE 2OZ • Blick Art Materials $1.79 10 $17.90
BLICK MATTE ACRYLIC/BURGUNDY 2OZ • Blick Art Materials $1.79 10 $17.90
BLICK MATTE ACRYLIC/YLW GRN MED 2OZ • Blick Art Materials $1.79 10 $17.90
ARTISTC ACRYLC PAINT/BLCKOUT WHT QUART • Blick Art Materials $10.57 1 $10.57
ARTISTC ACRYLC PAINT/PH THLO GRN QUART • Blick Art Materials $14.23 1 $14.23
ARTISTC ACRYLC PAINT/!D MATTE BLK GAL • Blick Art Materials $35.87 1 $35.87
Item Shipping/Handling Charges • Blick Art Materials $18.95 1 $18.95

Materials cost

$133.32

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$9.53

3rd party payment processing fee

$2.00

Fulfillment labor & materials

$35.00

Total project cost

$179.85

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$26.87

Total project goal

$206.72

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$206.72

1 Donor

-$179.85

Donations toward project cost

-$179.85

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$0.00

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$26.87

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$0.00

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