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Mrs. B. from Brentwood NY is requesting Art Supplies through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Bring Us Sunshine and Light!

Help me give my students a colorful world full of sunshine with this decor!

  • $380 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My students are an awesome group of fifth graders living in a disadvantaged, low-income community. They often go without many comforts and even necessities due to poor financial situations.

What an engaged, enthusiastic bunch they are!

They are eager to learn about anything, which excites us as teachers, as well. And so it goes, the wonderful circle of education life. I can't wait to share experiences with them and watch them light up as we journey happily together through this school year.

My Project

Want to color? Of course, these children do! They love projects with crayons and colored pencils, as do I. We all need a little color in our lives, jazzing up our work and our day.

I want to light up our classroom with these beautiful, colorful materials!

My students will be energized by the sunshine and light the inspirational posters and borders will bring to the classroom. You can't help but be inspired by the beautiful words and designs. They can add color to my students' day, like the crayons and colored pencils will add to their projects.

My students don't have a lot of money or resources, so I hope we can provide them with the little things that make a big difference.

Mrs. B.
Grades 3-5
More than three‑quarters of students from low‑income households

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At this school, more than 50% of students are Black, Latinx, and/or Native American, and more than 50% come from low-income households. Learn how your donation to this school supports a more equitable education.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
CD458 - Hello Sunshine Bundle • Lakeshore Learning Materials $84.99 1 $84.99
LA796 - Best-Buy Colored Pencils - Set of 300 • Lakeshore Learning Materials $69.99 1 $69.99
VX818 - Best-Buy Standard Crayons - 8-Color Box • Lakeshore Learning Materials $59.99 1 $59.99
TA301CY - Fadeless® Paper Roll - Canary Yellow • Lakeshore Learning Materials $18.99 1 $18.99
TA301BB - Fadeless® Paper Roll - Bright Blue • Lakeshore Learning Materials $18.99 1 $18.99
TA301LB - Fadeless® Paper Roll - Light Blue • Lakeshore Learning Materials $18.99 1 $18.99
SCD108362 - Hello Sunshine Border • Lakeshore Learning Materials $3.99 2 $7.98
STD3418 - Scribble Border • Lakeshore Learning Materials $3.99 2 $7.98

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