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Mrs. Perez from Weston FL is requesting Supplies through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Art Connections to STEM

My students need art supplies like watercolor paint sets, Junior T-Squares and art straws to create STEM projects

  • $425 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My students need materials to construct precise models.

My students are Gifted/HA 4th graders who have a lot of ideas but are not precise in their measurements and completion of design.

They are very frustrated when their products do not look the way they want them to in their mind's eye. Therefore, they need someone to teach them some simple drafting strategies to make their creations precise and detailed.

My Project

My students will use these materials to create fine detailed products. Their designs will come to life by using engineering principals to create 2 dimensional images. They will then use the materials to create precise images used for drafting their products. T-squares, acetate and gouache are artists materials used in archetectual design work. Therefore, my students will use these materials to slow down their projects and create more accurate precise images.

My students get very angry with themselves when their models fall apart.

The problem they are having is the fact that their measurements are off and their designs do not have depth.

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2 donors2 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 22 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
WATERCOLOR PAINT SET/8SET COLLEGIATE OVAL • Blick Art Materials $3.53 25 $88.25
RHODIA PADS/GRAPH 4X6 • Blick Art Materials $2.60 25 $65.00
STRATHMORE WC PAPER/5.5X8.5 140LB 12SHT • Blick Art Materials $2.25 25 $56.25
ARTSTRAWS/1800/BX 4MM • Blick Art Materials $39.84 1 $39.84
JUNIOR T-SQUARE/12IN • Blick Art Materials $1.98 20 $39.60
ACETATE CLEAR/9X12PD 0.003 • Blick Art Materials $7.36 5 $36.80

Materials cost

$325.74

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$4.89

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$360.63

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$63.64

Total project goal

$424.27

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$424.27

1 Donor

-$339.00

Donations toward project cost

-$288.15

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$50.85

match offer

-$85.27

Match offer toward project cost

-$72.48

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$12.79

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$0.00

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