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Mrs. Meacham from Buffalo NY is requesting Classroom Basics through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Art Therapy Wish List

Help me give my students art materials they can use when they are feeling upset or stressed.

  • $311 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My kids are determined, bright, and resilient. They face challenges head on and never ever give up. The kids I work with on a daily basis come from a variety of backgrounds. Despite all the challenges they face, they are loving and deserve the best chance at positive skill building they can get! Funding this project will allow them to increase their social emotional skills, build friendships, and set them up for success later on in life beyond the classroom!

My Project

These materials will allow my students to express their emotions though art. A donation to this project will allow students to draw out their feelings and calm themselves down so that they can return to class and be set up for success.

Art therapy is especially beneficial for students that have special needs.

These materials will assist them with their self-regulation skills and allow them to utilize art to express how they feel. This will lead to positive behavior in the classroom as well as social skill development. Thank you for considering a donation to this project. My students will be forever grateful.

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Mrs. Meacham
Grades PreK-2
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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3 donors3 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 150 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
PLAYDOH ASSORTED TOOLS SET OF 100 • School Specialty $29.24 1 $29.24
Zebra F-301 Ballpoint Stainless Steel Retractable Pen, Fine Point, 0.7mm, Black Ink, 12-Count (Packaging may vary) • Amazon Business $21.01 1 $21.01
MARKER EXPO DRY ERASE LOW ODOR BLUE CHISEL PACK OF 12 • School Specialty $17.03 1 $17.03
MARKER EXPO DRY ERASE LOW ODOR BLACK CHISEL PACK OF 12 • School Specialty $17.03 1 $17.03
PENCIL PRESHARPENED TICONDEROGA #2 PACK OF 72 • School Specialty $15.33 1 $15.33
PAPER CONSTRUCTION CHILDCRAFT ASST 9X12 LIGHT WEIGHT PACK OF 500 • School Specialty $12.49 1 $12.49
Sharpie Accent Tank Style Highlighters, Fluorescent Yellow, 24 Highlighters (20142) • Amazon Business $12.37 1 $12.37
MARKERS WASHABLE CRAYOLA DUAL-ENDED DOODLERS SET OF 10 • School Specialty $5.60 2 $11.20
CRAYONS CRAYOLA SET OF 120 • School Specialty $10.36 1 $10.36
MARKER SHARPIE PURPLE FINE PACK OF 12 • School Specialty $10.22 1 $10.22
MARKER CRAYOLA WASHABLE FINE CLASSIC SET OF 8 • School Specialty $3.26 3 $9.78
SCISSORS STUDENT 6 IN BLUNT SCHOOL SMART EACH • School Specialty $2.12 4 $8.48
CRAYONS CRAYOLA WASHABLE STD SIZE SET OF 16 • School Specialty $2.62 3 $7.86
MARKER CRAYOLA WASHABLE TROPICAL SET OF 8 • School Specialty $3.26 2 $6.52
Quill Brand Steel Binder Clips, Small and Medium, Black, 60/Pack (11508QL) • Quill.com $6.29 1 $6.29
BOX PENCIL LARGE SUPER STACKER CLEAR • School Specialty $6.24 1 $6.24
TAPE SCOTCH 810 MAGIC 0.50 IN X 1296 IN PACK OF 2 • School Specialty $5.67 1 $5.67
WikkiStix Rainbow Pak • Amazon Business $3.60 1 $3.60
CRAYONS CRAYOLA TWISTABLES SET OF 8 • School Specialty $3.33 1 $3.33

Materials cost

$214.05

Vendor shipping charges

$17.08

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$3.21

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$264.34

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$46.65

Total project goal

$310.99

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$310.99

2 Donors

-$156.00

Donations toward project cost

-$132.60

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$23.40

match offer

-$154.99

Match offer toward project cost

-$131.74

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$23.25

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$0.00

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Project Activity

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