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Ms. Doane from Trenton NC is requesting Art Supplies through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Adding Color to Our World

My students need art supplies to expand their creativity and to practice writing skills.

  • $312 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My classroom is an exceptional children's Pre-K located in a public school. Our county is very small rural community. My classroom is a self contained classroom, serving students from ages three to five years old. Every student has some type of identified need, which requires intervention services, often in several areas. Every student my classroom has an IEP with personalized goals. Students enter my classroom all year, as children transition from early intervention to school services on their third birthday, and they do not have to wait for the next school year.

My Project

Preschoolers are naturally creative little people who enjoy experimenting with color, texture and self expression. Art often provides children with an outlet for self-expression and teaches self-regulation. Having various types of materials available makes it possible for children to experiment and make comparisons about materials. For preschool children, scribbling and drawing are wonderful ways to develop future skills. Scribbling and drawing build hand strength, provide practice with holding writing utensils and provide practice in developing hand control for future writing activities. Having crayons in different sizes, as well as markers, coloring pencils, and twistable crayons also provides differentiation for students.

Ms. Doane
Grades PreK-2
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Crayola Bulk Markers and Crayons, 256 Count Classpack • Amazon Business $49.33 1 $49.33
Crayola Jumbo-Sized Crayons Classroom Pack - Set of 200 - Assorted Colors • Amazon Business $42.30 1 $42.30
Westcott School Scissor Caddy and Kids Scissors With Anti-microbial Protection, 24 Scissors and 1 Caddy, 5-Inch Blunt (14756) • Amazon Business $33.96 1 $33.96
Crayola Colored Pencil Bulk, 240 Count Classpack, 12 Assorted Colors • Amazon Business $29.48 1 $29.48
Crayola LLC : Triangular Anti-roll Crayons, Nontoxic, 16/BX, Assorted -:- Sold as 2 Packs of - 16 - / - Total of 32 Each • Amazon Business $16.20 1 $16.20
Crayola Mini Twistables Crayons, Pack of 2 • Amazon Business $11.99 1 $11.99
Rainbow Scribblers 24 pack of Beginner Big Pencils for kids, preschoolers, kindergarten, toddlers • Amazon Business $10.99 1 $10.99
Elmer's Liquid School Glue, Washable, Pack of 12 • Amazon Business $10.68 1 $10.68
Elmer's All Purpose School Glue Sticks, Washable, 30 Pack, 0.24-ounce sticks • Amazon Business $9.86 1 $9.86

Materials cost

$214.79

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$16.75

3rd party payment processing fee

$3.22

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$264.76

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$46.72

Total project goal

$311.48

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$311.48

4 Donors

-$203.54

Donations toward project cost

-$176.76

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$26.78

match offer

-$103.53

Match offer toward project cost

-$88.00

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$15.53

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$4.41

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$0.00

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Project Activity

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