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Mrs. Mroz from Brooklyn NY is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Art Class

My students need some books to help illustrate the elements and principles of design.

  • $315 goal

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I teach middle school, grades 6-8. Some of my students have had art before, some haven't even so much as colored, since they were 2. The school is in a high poverty area, and students can't afford to bring in their own materials. Most don't have access to a computer at home, so they cannot look up images.

Many students are interested in art, but they are disillusioned that because they don't have much experience drawing, they are no good at art.

The books and materials I have requested will help my students become more exposed to the world of art and build their confidence, that not everyone has to be a good draftsman to be an amazing artist.

Your help will ensure that my students get the exposure to the art world, they desperately need. You will build their confidence by enlightening more than one artistic path.

Mrs. Mroz
Grades 6-8
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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This project will reach 250 students.

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
Qualitative Research: A Guide to Design and Implementation Sharan B. Merriam • Barnes and Noble $30.15 1 $30.15
Item Shipping/Handling Charges • Blick Art Materials $7.95 1 $7.95
ELEM/PRIN OF DESIGN/STDNT GUID SNGL COPY • Blick Art Materials $12.71 1 $12.71
ELEM/PRIN OF DESIGN/GUIDE • Blick Art Materials $8.46 1 $8.46
True Flow® Round Camel Hair Brushes, Set of 6 • Sax Arts & Crafts, Inc. $9.29 1 $9.29
Yarka® Watercolors, 12-Color Set • Sax Arts & Crafts, Inc. $13.49 1 $13.49
Crescent® No. 310 Illustration Board, 15" x 20" • Sax Arts & Crafts, Inc. $24.99 1 $24.99
Places Philip Yenawine • Barnes and Noble $13.45 1 $13.45
Stories Philip Yenawine • Barnes and Noble $13.45 1 $13.45
Colors Philip Yenawine • Barnes and Noble $13.45 1 $13.45
Graffiti World: Street Art from Five Continents Nicholas Ganz, Tristan Manco, Tristan Manco (Editor) • Barnes and Noble $28.00 1 $28.00
The Art Book for Children Editors of Phaidon Press, Gilda Williams Ruggi • Barnes and Noble $15.96 1 $15.96
Qualitative Research in Practice: Examples for Discussion and Analysis Sharan B. Merriam (Editor) • Barnes and Noble $31.68 1 $31.68

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