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Ms. D. from Brooklyn NY is requesting Art Supplies through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Amazing Artistry Amid Lit Literature!

Help me give my students a chance to use their creativity to colorfully personalize items like canvas pencil cases, create beautiful geometric henna designs, and create sticker mosaics.

  • $505 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

Our school is a very special place and our students are no exception. Nestled in a busy Brooklyn neighborhood, our students come from all 5 boroughs of New York City to be here each day. They stay late, busy at clubs or other afterschool activities.

Our library-loving students are good-natured, curious and hardworking.

They had to be at the very top of their class to gain admission to our school. Our school is at 60% poverty, just shy of the Title I designation.

My Project

Students in our library Makerspace work together to be creative, try out new materials, and relieve some of their daily stress. This year, we're excited to try out some new ideas. We are hoping that sticker mosaics will keep our students busy and working together to reveal a surprise image at the end.

You already need a pencil case--why not make it your own design?

By pairing canvas pencil cases and fabric markers, students will have an opportunity to customize a very usable daily item.

Henna has been used to create beautiful, decorative body art since the Bronze Age...and now we want to give students a chance to adorn themselves creatively in the library as well!

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Ms. D.
Grades 9-12
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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This project will reach 999 students.

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
baotongle 10 PCS Multi-Purpose Cotton Canvas Zipper Invoice Bill Bag Pen Pencil Cosmetic Makeup Bag Pouch Blank DIY Craft Bag 9 x 5 inches Random Color Zipper • Amazon Business $13.99 3 $41.97
BCP 10-Pieces Multi-purpose Cotton Canvas Zipper Invoice Bill Bag Pen Pencil Cosmetic Makeup Bag Pouch Blank DIY Craft Bag 9 x 5 Inches Random color Zipper • Amazon Business $17.99 2 $35.98
Henna Tattoos Kits - 6 Brown Natural Temporary Henna Tattoo Paste Cone with 48 x Adhesive Stencil, 1 x Applicator Bottle and 4 x Plastic Nozzle (Black and Brown) • Amazon Business $15.99 2 $31.98
Aspire 6PCS Natural Canvas Pouches, 7 3/4" x 4 1/2" Blank DIY Bag with Black Zip-Black Zip • Amazon Business $11.90 2 $23.80
SET: The Family Game of Visual Perception • Amazon Business $11.63 2 $23.26
Poppik Van Gogh (Starry Night) -24'' x 19'' Sticker Art • Amazon Business $20.99 1 $20.99
Poppik New York-24'' x 40'' Sticker Art • Amazon Business $20.99 1 $20.99
Poppik Delaunay (Eiffel Tower) -27'' x 21'' Sticker Art • Amazon Business $20.99 1 $20.99
Poppik Tokyo-24'' x 40'' Sticker Art • Amazon Business $20.99 1 $20.99
Sugru Moldable Glue - Original Formula - New Colours 8-Pack • Amazon Business $19.99 1 $19.99
SET Dice Game • Amazon Business $16.23 1 $16.23
Henna Tattoos Kits - 6 Brown Natural Temporary Henna Tattoo Paste Cone with 48 x Adhesive Stencil, 1 x Applicator Bottle and 4 x Plastic Nozzle (Mutli-colorred) • Amazon Business $15.99 1 $15.99
Paper Bead Roller Quilling Tool 1/8" Slotted Metal Winding Pin • Amazon Business $13.95 1 $13.95
Tulip 28976Tulip Permanent Nontoxic Fabric Markers 20 Pack - Fine Bullet Tip, Child Safe, Minimal Bleed & Fast Drying - Premium Quality for T-shirts, Clothes, Shoes, Bags & Other Fabric Materials • Amazon Business $12.95 1 $12.95
3 Pack of Liquid Motion Timers Sensory Toys for Stress Relief - Great as Bubbler Timer Fidget Toys for Kids, Satisfying Mini Lava Lamp Office & Desk Toys, Figit Toy Gift for Boys, Girls, and Adults! • Amazon Business $12.49 1 $12.49
Augbunny Multi-purpose 100% Cotton 12oz Canvas Zipper Pen Pencil Stationery Case bag Cosmetic Makeup Pouch 6-pack • Amazon Business $11.99 1 $11.99
KONMAY 1 Roll 25 Yards 2.0mm Natural Color Soft Round Real Jewelry Leather Cord • Amazon Business $10.85 1 $10.85
Weirui Magnetic Cube 216pcs Rolytoy Magnets Blocks Magnetic Sculpture Holders Square Cube Children's Puzzle Magic Cubes DIY Educational Toys for Kids (Colorful 1, 5mm) • Amazon Business $10.50 1 $10.50
Temporary Boho Metallic Henna Tattoos - Over 75 Mandala Mehndi Designs in Gold and Silver (6 Sheets) Terra Tattoos Jasmine Collection • Amazon Business $9.95 1 $9.95
4M Recycled Paper Beads Kit • Amazon Business $9.39 1 $9.39
DecoArt TG01-36 Triple Thick Gloss Glaze, 8-Ounce Triple Thick Gloss Glaze (Jar) • Amazon Business $8.12 1 $8.12

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