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Mrs. Marquez from Chaparral NM is requesting Art Supplies through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Basics to keep me Calm and Focused!

Help me give my students the basics to keep SPED students engaged and focus on learning.

  • $323 goal

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My Students

I teach dual language in an inclusion program to serve children with both English and Spanish. My school serves low-income, high poverty students. 100% of our students receive free breakfast and lunch. Students are faced with several challenges both in and out of the classroom. My ultimate goal is to provide the best education and a safe learning environment for all of my students by supporting their everyday needs.

First graders love exploring and learning new things, they love using new technology and not to mention they love reading.

Preparing our students for the future is crucial for educational success.

Young minds need to be challenged, and no two students are the same. My students are all willing and ready to learn new things and enjoy sharing what they learned with family.

My Project

Please help me provide these necessary supplies such as cardstock, glue sticks, pencil grips, paint, brushes, light for trash can and rags to keep our tables clean after painting. These BASIC supplies for my very special SPED students will help them focus on learning as well as keep them engaged on the lesson at hand.

SPED students need constant supplies that change depending on their needs.

These supplies are crucial and will help ease the stress during the 2nd semester. We use card-stock every day for lessons and crafts. Please help my SPED students with these basic supplies to stock up and be ready for the second semester.

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

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70 donors70 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 30 students.

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
FolkArt Home Decor Chalk Finish Paint Set (8 Ounce), PROMO845 (12-Pack) • Amazon Business $59.84 1 $59.84
Crayola Bulk Colored Pencils, Pre-sharpened, Back to School Supplies, 12 Assorted Colors, Pack of 24 • Amazon Business $36.49 1 $36.49
Pencil Grips - BUSHIBU Children Pen Writing Aid Grip Set Posture Correction Tool for Kids Preschoolers Children,Hollow Ventilation (4PCS) • Amazon Business $5.69 4 $22.76
Light Up Basketball Hoop - Solar Powered LED Lighted Basketball Rim Kit - Waterproof Indoor Outdoor Glow Basketball Hoop - Perfect for Kids Adults Training Games Playing at Night • Amazon Business $19.99 1 $19.99
FolkArt PROMOFAHDC2 FA HD Chalk 9PC Set 2 OZ, Top Pastels • Amazon Business $19.99 1 $19.99
Astrobrights Mega Collection Colored Cardstock, 8 ½ x 11, 65 lb/176 GSM, “Frosty” 5-Color Assortment, 320 CT. (91689)"Amazon Exclusive" - More Sheets! • Amazon Business $16.99 1 $16.99
Astrobrights Mega Collection Colored Cardstock, 8 ½ x 11, 65 lb/176 GSM, “Sunny” 5-Color Assortment, 320 CT. (91704)"Amazon Exclusive" - More Sheets! • Amazon Business $16.99 1 $16.99
AIDEA Microfiber Cleaning Cloths All-Purpose Softer Highly Absorbent, Lint Free - Streak Free Wash Cloth for House, Kitchen, Car, Window, Christmas Gifts(12in.x 12in.)-(Pack-50) • Amazon Business $15.95 1 $15.95
Olson Saw CB50000BL 14-Inch Delta Band Saw Accessory Cool Blocks • Amazon Business $14.46 1 $14.46
URlighting Wooden Stencil Brush (3 Pcs) - Natural Bristle Paint Brush for Acrylic Painting, Oil Painting, Watercolor Painting, Stencil Project, Card Making and DIY Art Crafts • Amazon Business $6.59 1 $6.59
Elmer's All Purpose School Glue Sticks, Washable, 7 Gram, 30 Count • Amazon Business $5.62 1 $5.62
X-Acto #1 Precision Knife | Z-Series, Craft Knife, with Safety Cap, #11 Fine Point Blade, Easy-Change Blade System • Amazon Business $4.49 1 $4.49

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