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Ms. Backus from Spooner WI is requesting Art Supplies through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Artsy New Year

Help me give my students privacy shields, film, Mad Libs, and clay for the new year!

  • $445 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My third graders are creative, inspiring, innovative, and active. I am so grateful to spend my day learning alongside them. These students are involved in so many activities inside and outside of school, both in the community and outside. Our school itself, is a low income school, in a rural community.

My students are eager to try new things and use their passions for good, and that's why I believe it's my job to give them the education they deserve to receive.

Our class is made up of so many dreamers and inventors, and I can't wait to see where the world takes them.

My Project

My students have been requesting clay for quite some time now. I am excited to give them opportunities to create and sculpt in the school day. In addition to clay, I am requesting some film that will be used in our classroom Polaroid camera. We will use it to capture all of the fun that we are having in the classroom!

I can't wait for students to apply their grammar skills when they use their new Mad Libs.

Mad Libs are a big hit in the classroom. I can't wait to see how they continue to learn through this fun activity!

With the addition of new privacy folders, students can feel at ease during testing.

Ms. Backus
Grades 3-5
More than half of students from low‑income households

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This project will reach 18 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Teacher Created Resources Chalkboard Brights Classroom Privacy Screen (TCR20763) • $11.69 20 $233.80
DOUGH CRAYOLA MODEL MAGIC ASST CLRS CLASSPK OF 75-1 OZ PKGS • School Specialty $37.55 1 $37.55
Fujifilm Instax Mini - color instant film - ISO 800 - 10 - 2 cassettes • Best Buy Education $12.86 2 $25.72
Elmer's Washable School Glue, 4 oz • $1.52 10 $15.20
Sleepover Party Mad Libs • AKJ Education $5.83 1 $5.83
The Original #1 Mad Libs • AKJ Education $5.10 1 $5.10
Best of Mad Libs 50 Years of Mad Libs • AKJ Education $5.10 1 $5.10
Field Trip Mad Libs • AKJ Education $3.64 1 $3.64
Scooby-Doo Mad Libs • AKJ Education $3.64 1 $3.64
Goofy Mad Libs • AKJ Education $3.64 1 $3.64

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