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Ms. Clemons from Houston TX is requesting Art Supplies through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

A Cut Above the Rest

My students need to enhance their learning by having vibrant visuals such as anchor charts that can be created by using a Cricut. This machine will help them arrange math, reading, science and social studies manipulatives.

  • $308 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

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My Students

“Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world.” Nelson Mandela

Year after year, our classroom has been filled with game changers and future world leaders.

The classroom is comprised of 27 students that are determined to seek education. They make up members of our Title I school where many lack the supplies necessary to thrive academically. They’re taught and live out values such as persist, achieve, honor, and team. These values will help them build a better tomorrow inside and outside of the classroom.

My Project

Visuals help to teach EVERY student. Being able to see vibrant graphics from lessons will allow students to retain reading and math strategies better. These visuals will help students who aren’t proficient in a subject, to students with learning disabilities, to students who are English Language Learners. Supplies around our campus are slim, with one die-cut machine to service 30+ staff members. A Cricut Explore Cutting Machine and accessories will help build a visually enhanced and tactile-rich classroom. This will be yet another way we make sure we are doing everything it takes to reach all of our students. Please help us be able to provide a visual-rich classroom. Thanks in advance!

Ms. Clemons
Grades PreK-2
More than three‑quarters of students from low‑income households

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This project will reach 28 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Provo Craft Cricut Explore One Cutting Machine (2002832) • Quill.com $175.09 1 $175.09
Cricut Vinyl Starter Kit (2003114) • Quill.com $20.99 1 $20.99
Cricut Font Cartridge-Candy • Quill.com $19.12 1 $19.12
Cricut Cutting Mat 12"X24"-Light Grip • Quill.com $12.74 1 $12.74

Materials cost

$227.94

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$3.42

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$261.36

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$46.12

Total project goal

$307.48

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$307.48

5 Donors

-$144.16

Donations toward project cost

-$122.54

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$21.62

Matching donations from our partners

-$163.32

Match offers toward project cost

-$138.82

Match offers to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$24.50

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$0.00

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