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Ms. McGinty from Philadelphia PA is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Art History Resources to Bridge the Distance

Help me give my students art history lessons, activities, and e-books to keep up engagement and creativity

  • $162 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

Students at our school will be doing virtual learning on chrome books for the rest of the school year. We don’t know what next year will look like either. Many students who have been waiting to get an art class are disappointed that they do not have access to the supplies and studio space. We have been exploring a lot of digital art platforms, but I would like to bring more variety to our virtual art curriculum.

My Project

Now that we have entered the world of virtual learning, teaching art looks way different. I would like to provide students with exciting new lessons and activities about art history, art movements, and artists’s lives.

These new art history resources will allow students to have fun, deepen their knowledge, and build community through discussion.

I am asking for general art history books, an activity book, and a digital book about Islamic art. A large portion of our school population is Muslim and we are currently acknowledging Ramadan. I would love to provide relevant and interesting materials during this time.

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

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Islamic Art and Architecture (E-book (unlimited use**)) • Britannica Digital Learning $50.75 1 $50.75
71816-1002 - Short Lessons in Art History (Paperback) • Blick Art Materials $21.59 1 $21.59
71816-1003 - Exercises and Activities Book (Paperback) • Blick Art Materials $21.59 1 $21.59
68342-1015 - 13 Art Movements Children Should Know - Hardcover • Blick Art Materials $11.96 1 $11.96

Materials cost

$105.89

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$1.59

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$137.48

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$24.26

Total project goal

$161.74

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$161.74

4 Donors

-$123.36

Donations toward project cost

-$104.86

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$18.50

match offer

-$38.38

Match offer toward project cost

-$32.62

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$5.76

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$0.00

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