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Mrs. Carson from Walhalla ND is requesting Art Supplies through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Art in Action

Help me give my students paints, watercolors, and oil pastels to use for art projects!

  • $188 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

Our students deserve quality art experiences as part of their education! Participating in art improves motor skills, decision making, cultural awareness, and creativity. It provides an opportunity for students to develop visual skills and express themselves. Many studies report that art experiences develop skills that also lead to increased academic achievement. Thankfully, small schools without an art teacher can still provide valuable experiences to students through the use of video art lessons created by talented art teachers. This project will provide the materials needed for students to participate in this type of art instruction.

My Project

Our students will be able to participate in a variety of creative art projects using these watercolors, oil pastels, and paints. Without having a certified art teacher in our school, many "art" projects have become color, cut and paste activities. With these new art materials available, students will be able to learn actual art techniques taught through lessons created by art teachers.

Not only will students be able to expand their creativity, but they also will develop important skills such as collaboration and decision making while learning different art techniques.

Students will enjoy art once again using these new materials!

Mrs. Carson
Grades 3-5
More than a third of students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
00309-0009-Crayola Educational Watercolor Pans - Oval, Set of 16 Assorted colors, Pan • Blick Art Materials $6.55 7 $45.85
00001-1019-Blick Tempera Cakes - Set of 9 cakes • Blick Art Materials $7.67 4 $30.68
20020-0369-Pentel Oil Pastel Set - Assorted Colors, Set of 36 • Blick Art Materials $4.30 6 $25.80

Materials cost

$102.33

Vendor shipping charges

$19.90

State sales tax

$5.94

3rd party payment processing fee

$1.53

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$159.70

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$28.18

Total project goal

$187.88

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$187.88

3 Donors

-$186.12

Donations toward project cost

-$159.70

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$26.42

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$1.76

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$0.00

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Project Activity

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