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Mrs. Webb from Ft Walton Beach FL is requesting Supplies through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

A Winter Wish

My students need a kiln to make ceramic works of art.

  • $1,779 goal

This project expired on April 14, 2014.

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

Though my art students love creating art about snow, their winter dream is not to see a snowy miracle in warm Florida-they hope and dream to make ceramic pottery. Every week the students ask when we will start using clay to make ceramics, which is why we need a kiln for our school.

Our school is designated a high poverty, Title I school.

In our school, the arts are supported and encouraged. Our students have an exceptional aptitude for creating, and a desire to explore and enhance their world through art. We have our own art room, and a room that is capable of supporting a kiln.

My Project

Having our own school kiln will allow us to expand our art program by providing our students with the opportunity to create their own 3-D ceramic works of art. Working with clay and making ceramics is an artistic experience that is not only vital in art classes, it symbolizes a magical and important experience to these students.

Using a kiln to make ceramics will give these art students another creative means of succeeding and building confidence through art.

The addition of a kiln to our art program would mean the world to these students and this school. Please help us to fulfill our winter wish of owning our own school kiln.

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

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This project will reach 450 students.

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
SKUTT AUTO KILN 1PH/!DT 240V-1P 27.8A • Blick Art Materials $1,355.00 1 $1,355.00
Item Shipping/Handling Charges • Blick Art Materials $105.00 1 $105.00

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