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Ms. Hernandez from Chicago IL is requesting Reading Nooks, Desks & Storage through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Art Project Instead of a Test

Help me give my students storage containers and art supplies to make their learning come to life!

  • $474 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

I have an amazing group of loving, bilingual students. This year, my students have impressed me in the way they show love and care for each other. My students consistently find ways to help each other and cheer each other up. My students communicate their feelings, thoughts, and ideas with me in a lot of different ways. Some things they write to me in the chat, but in the middle of teaching, I miss some comments. The students always find a respectful way to let me know what their classmates need or offer assistance without my asking.

During these difficult times, I ask that you help me share the love with my students!

My Project

My students are learning about our beautiful city of Chicago! We are learning about different neighborhoods, Chicago's Early day, its beautiful architecture, and more. I have requested paint brushes, canvases, storage containers, and other art supplies for my students to be able to recreate their favorite part about Chicago. My students will be able to demonstrate their knowledge through a beautiful painting. This will allow my students to express their personality and their creativity through their paintings. Each student will be able to showcase to the class their beautiful masterpiece and share with us what they love about our city.

Help me inspire creativity and self expression through ART!

Ms. Hernandez
Grades 3-5
More than three‑quarters of students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
EAMAOTT Clear Plastic Storage Organizer Container Bins with Cutout Handles, Transparent Set of 4 | BPA Free, Closet Kitchen Cabinet Storage Bins for Pantry Refrigerator, 11” x 8” x 6” Each • Amazon Business $39.99 4 $159.96
mDesign Plastic Stackable Kitchen Storage Box with Pull-Out Drawer - Container for Kitchen, Pantry, Cabinet, Fridge/Freezer - Organizing Snacks, Produce, Vegetables, Pasta Food - 4 Pack - Clear • Amazon Business $59.99 1 $59.99
PHOENIX Artist Painting Canvas Panels - 12x16 Inch / 12 Pack - Triple Primed Cotton Canvas Boards for Oil & Acrylic Painting • Amazon Business $26.95 2 $53.90
Galadim Kids Scissors (36 Count Teacher Pack, Rounded-tip, 5.5 Inch) - 5.5’’ Soft Touch Blunt School Student Scissors Shears GD-016-R-O (Pack of 36) • Amazon Business $25.49 1 $25.49
Dry Erase Pockets 30 Set Dry Erase Sleeves Oversized 10 x 14 Inches Teacher-Supplies- for-Classroom-Reusable-Dry-Erase-Pockets-Sleeves Assorted Colors WOT I (30 Set) • Amazon Business $24.99 1 $24.99
Fine Slime Glitter, Set of 32 Colors, LEOBRO Multi Purpose Glitter Powder for Arts, Crafts, Epoxy Tumblers, Decoration Weddings Cards Flowers, Scrapbooking, Body, Face, Nail, Glitter Slime Making • Amazon Business $10.99 1 $10.99
60 Pcs Flat Paint Pallet Brush with 5 PCS Round Paint Tray Palettes for Kids,Children Art Paint Brushes Nylon Hair Small Brush Acrylic Oil Watercolor Artist Painting for Paint Party Classroom Starter • Amazon Business $9.99 1 $9.99
Pentel Arts Oil Pastels, 50 Color Set (PHN-50) • Amazon Business $8.37 1 $8.37
BOSOBO Paint Brushes Set, 2 Pack 20 Pcs Round Pointed Tip Paintbrushes Nylon Hair Artist Acrylic Paint Brushes for Acrylic Oil Watercolor, Face Nail Art, Miniature Detailing & Rock Painting, Blue • Amazon Business $6.99 1 $6.99
Pro Grade - Paint Brushes - 5 Ea - Paint Brush Set • Amazon Business $6.49 1 $6.49

Materials cost

$367.16

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$5.51

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$402.67

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$71.06

Total project goal

$473.73

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$473.73

6 Donors

-$468.26

Donations toward project cost

-$400.12

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$68.14

Matching donations from our partners

-$3.00

Match offers toward project cost

-$2.55

Match offers to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$0.45

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$2.47

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

Our team works hard to negotiate the best pricing and selections available.

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Project Activity

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