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Ms. Dockens from Porter TX is requesting Supplies through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

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My students need sharpies, fabric paints, silver crayons, magnetic tape, magnetic hooks, binders, batteries, and transparent tape.

  • $551 goal

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My Students

"I teach four and five-year-old, pre-k students from multiple backgrounds. Our school teaches many children who come from homes that speak a language other than English as well as students who are on free lunch.

The students at my school have not had the opportunity to experience art class, because there is no funding for an art teacher and the district doesn't see this as a priority.

There are also no art supplies for the students to use, so if a teacher decides to do an art project with his or her students the funding comes out of their own pocket the majority of the time. Students love working with fun art materials and expressing their individuality through art, they just aren't given the chance to do it.

My Project

My students would definitely benefit from the various resources in this project. We will be able to make permanent markings on crafts, learn about the color silver while using it in our hands, and finish up activities that require magnets or tape. With a new binder for every student, we will be able to work more efficiently by organizing our "letter books." Lastly with new batteries all our electronics will be working again.

You hold the power!

Please help my students engage in wonderful art experiences, organize their work, and make our electronics come alive again! Please donate to our project and help our classroom become an exciting place to be!

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Ms. Dockens
Grades PreK-2
More than half of students from low‑income households

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This project will reach 30 students.

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
SPONGE PAINT SET OF 6 • Sax Arts & Crafts, Inc $17.54 1 $17.54
BINDER POLY 1 RED • Sax Arts & Crafts, Inc $3.79 10 $37.90
FACE PAINTING STICKS SNAZAROO SET OF 96 • Sax Arts & Crafts, Inc $49.40 1 $49.40
PAINTERS PAINT MARKERS CRAFT • Sax Arts & Crafts, Inc $11.74 1 $11.74
PAINT 3D FABRIC NEON/GLOW SET OF 6 • Sax Arts & Crafts, Inc $6.48 1 $6.48
PAINT TULIP 3D FABRIC PNT MTLLC SET OF 6 • Sax Arts & Crafts, Inc $9.89 1 $9.89
PAINT 3D FABRIC SLICK SET OF 6 • Sax Arts & Crafts, Inc $6.48 1 $6.48
PAINT TULIP 3D FABRIC PNT PUFFY SET OF 6 • Sax Arts & Crafts, Inc $6.41 1 $6.41
PAINT 3D FABRIC CRYSTALS SET OF 6 • Sax Arts & Crafts, Inc $6.48 1 $6.48
BOWLS SCHOOL SMART SORTING PLASTIC SET OF 6 • Sax Arts & Crafts, Inc $7.02 2 $14.04
MARKER SHARPIE METALLIC FINE PACK OF 12 • Sax Arts & Crafts, Inc $15.19 1 $15.19
MARKERS PAINT OIL BASED SHARPIE MEDIUM PT SET OF 5 • Sax Arts & Crafts, Inc $12.11 1 $12.11
CRAYONS CRAYOLA REFILLS SILVER STD SIZE PACK OF 12 • Sax Arts & Crafts, Inc $1.89 2 $3.78
TAPE-3/4''X1000''-12/PK-CR • Sax Arts & Crafts, Inc $26.59 1 $26.59
ADHESIVE MAGNETIC TAPE FLEXIBLE 1/2'' X 10 BLACK • Sax Arts & Crafts, Inc $6.93 1 $6.93
MAGNETIC HOOK - 20 LB • Sax Arts & Crafts, Inc $3.41 3 $10.23
MAGNETIC HOOKS - 14 LB PACK OF 2 • Sax Arts & Crafts, Inc $3.79 3 $11.37
BINDER POLY 1 RED • Sax Arts & Crafts, Inc $3.79 3 $11.37
BINDER POLY 1 BLUE • Sax Arts & Crafts, Inc $3.79 3 $11.37
BINDER POLY 1 BLUE • Sax Arts & Crafts, Inc $3.79 10 $37.90
Duracell Alkaline "AA" Batteries 16-Pack • Quill $12.59 1 $12.59
Duracell Alkaline "D" Batteries 1.5V, 8-Pack • Quill $12.59 2 $25.18
Duracell Alkaline "AAA" Batteries 16-Pack • Quill $12.59 1 $12.59
Sharpie Accent Permanent Markers Fine Point, Black, 1 Dozen • Quill $6.47 4 $25.88

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