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Mrs. Moran from Hercules CA is requesting Art Supplies through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Art for the Learner's Sake

Help me give my students permanent markers, paints, brushes, and collage supplies to extend their learning from books to works of art.

  • $206 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

I have an awesome group of second grade students who are always looking for new materials and resources. They have the ability to grow so quickly and love to read, read, read!

They are the future of our community and will help spread their love for learning.

They are full of questions, but are just as full of answers! They enjoy coming to school everyday with smiles on their faces from ear to ear.

Each of my students come from varied backgrounds which make for an eclectic class and group conversations.

My Project

Art allows students to express their individuality. It levels the playing field for students who may struggle with reading and writing. It turns what may be intimidating math into something fun and accessible. It builds confidence and a feeling of success.

I see my students as readers, mathematicians, scientists, historians, explorers, and-- tying these all together-- artists.

As such, I am always looking for fresh opportunities to extend my students' learning and expression through art and need fresh art supplies to make these lessons possible.

By supporting this project, you will be providing my students with art supplies to explore collage along with the works author/artists like Eric Carle, create collaborative murals during our Women's History Month unit of study, and try out watercolor techniques during our life science studies.

Mrs. Moran
Grades PreK-2
More than a third of students from low‑income households

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
21316-2026 - Sharpie Fine Point Marker Set - Class Pack, Set of 36, Black • Blick Art Materials $32.36 1 $32.36
00306-5009 - Prang Watercolor Refills - Oval, pkg of 12 Blue, Half Pans • Blick Art Materials $5.59 4 $22.36
06280-1159 - Blick Essentials Value Brush Set - Round Brushes, Bristle, Set of 12 • Blick Art Materials $5.30 4 $21.20
Juvale Tissue Paper Gift Wrap in Bulk 120-Pack - Perfect for Gift Bags, DIY Crafts, 19.7 x 26 Inches - Assorted Colors • Amazon Business $12.99 1 $12.99
Chenille Kraft Big Bag of Plastic Buttons • Amazon Business $10.62 1 $10.62
00012-2007 - Crayola Premier Tempera - Black, 32 oz bottle • Blick Art Materials $10.43 1 $10.43
00012-3007 - Crayola Premier Tempera - Red, 32 oz bottle • Blick Art Materials $10.43 1 $10.43
00012-5007 - Crayola Premier Tempera - Blue, 32 oz bottle • Blick Art Materials $10.43 1 $10.43

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