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Ms. Prudente from West Covina CA is requesting Art Supplies through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Artists Emerge

Help me give my students basic art supplies--paint, canvases, paint trays, and paintbrushes.

  • $435 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My students are creative, critical thinkers who are eager to learn and explore. These amazing 4th graders come to school each and every day and try their very best in all content areas. Many of my students come from low-income households and have to face many difficult hardships at a young age.

Despite their difficult experiences, my students persevere through it all and work so hard in learning everything they can.

As true 21st century learners, my students are able to collaborate, use technology, communicate, be creative, and think critically. My goal as their teacher is to inspire my students to be life-long learners and provide them with the skills to be successful in anything they desire. I am so proud of my students and am so excited for what the future holds for all of them.

My Project

My students are very creative, but they do not have very many chances to express themselves through art. Many schools do not have an arts program, so I want to be able to provide my students with the opportunity to be exposed to letting out their artistic sides.

Having regular exposure to the arts increases academic achievement.

These basic art supplies (paint brushes, paint, paint trays, and canvases) will help students along on their budding journey as artists. They will be able to create various images with the use of each of the materials in this project. With these supplies, I will also be able to integrate various art projects with content areas to increase content retention.

Art does not only promote creativity and academic achievement but also helps increase focus, decision making, confidence, develop visual-spatial skills, and perseverance. Each of these skills is essential to art but also to all aspects of life.

Ms. Prudente
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
Sargent Art 24-2498 Count Artist Quality Acrylic Paint Set, 12 • Amazon Business $40.97 3 $122.91
Acrylic Paint Brush Set, 6 Packs / 60 pcs Nylon Hair Brushes for All Purpose Oil Watercolor Painting Artist Professional Kits • Amazon Business $11.99 7 $83.93
Artlicious - 8x10 Classroom Super Value 24 Pack - Artist Canvas Panel Boards for Painting • Amazon Business $20.88 2 $41.76
Artlicious Canvas Panels 48 Pack - 5"X7" Super Value Pack- Artist Canvas Boards for Painting • Amazon Business $28.88 1 $28.88
Everyday Better Life 001157 10 Wells 6.7 inch,Pack of 12 Tray • Amazon Business $5.99 4 $23.96

Materials cost

$301.44

Vendor shipping charges

$5.99

State sales tax

$27.58

3rd party payment processing fee

$4.52

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$369.53

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$65.21

Total project goal

$434.74

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$434.74

2 Donors

-$429.74

Donations toward project cost

-$365.28

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$64.46

match offer

-$5.00

Match offer toward project cost

-$4.25

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$0.75

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$0.00

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Project Activity

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