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Mrs. Puzzo from St Louis Park MN is requesting Art Supplies through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Big Kids need Colors, too!

Help me give my students colored pencils and markers to have in the classroom.

  • $159 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

One of the best parts about my teaching job is the crazy joy, enthusiasm and chaos that my students bring to the classroom each day. They come from incredibly diverse homes and they bring that diversity to the classroom. The best part is that our students are all open to diversity and they love to learn and share with others. They share willingly anything they have and they are incredibly open to discussions about their differences and similarities.

My students are very curious about the world around them, but many do not have the financial resources to have access to anything but the basics.

Many of my students are the first generation of children going to school in America. Many other children are in homes where finances are a challenge. Because of that, our teaching staff works hard to find creative solutions to keep students moving forward.

Your support allows me to meet the needs of, and in some cases, indulge the kids in knowing that they are loved, supported and valued. Having creative materials allows the kids to learn about themselves and how they learn, creating small advocates for learning along the way!

My Project

Even though my students are in middle school, we still need some coloring supplies. They are no longer on the basic school supply lists, nor are they able to fit in the binders our kids bring from class to class. It is significantly easier if the teacher just has a stash of supplies so the kids can work without being worried about missing supplies.

As we were working on learning our colors in French recently, the kids had several projects that required them to work with colors, but our classroom supply was pretty small.

Please help me replenish the marker and colored pencil bins, so that we all have what we need to be successful in class!

Mrs. Puzzo
Grades 6-8
More than a third of students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Crayola Colored Pencils, Bulk Classpack, Classroom Supplies, 12 Assorted Colors, 240 Count • Amazon Business $27.85 2 $55.70
Crayola Fine Line Markers, Back to School Supplies Classpack, 10 Assorted Colors , 200 Count • Amazon Business $47.26 1 $47.26

Materials cost

$102.96

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$1.54

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$134.50

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$23.74

Total project goal

$158.24

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$158.24

13 Donors

-$107.06

Donations toward project cost

-$96.25

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$10.81

match offer

-$45.00

Match offer toward project cost

-$38.25

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$6.75

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$6.18

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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Project Activity

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