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Mr. Jefferson from Seattle WA is requesting Art Supplies through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Clay Tools For Amazing Student Work!

My students need clay tools to finish working on their amazing clay projects.

  • $591 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

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My Students

My students are some of the most amazing young people on this planet. However, many come to school uninterested in the institution of school. I have found that the arts and ceramics in particular can be the hook that gets young people excited about school. "Art is the hammer that shapes our reality."

Many of my students come from extreme poverty.

My students come from a diverse background. I have found that once my students are given a chance and a hook that gets them involved, they can do anything.

My Project

Your donations will be used to purchase clay tools so that students can finish their amazing clay projects. The ceramics studio classroom is in need of several clay tools. Working with ceramics can be instrumental in capturing a students imagination and excitement. Students are in need of kiln shelf stilts so that they can fire their work successfully. Aprons for working on the wheel. Cutting tools and wire tools for working with the clay as well a few other items.

Your donation will help change a young persons life for the better.

An experience with clay can be a powerful experience for a young person. It can be the motivation that captures a young persons mind and propels them to greatness.

Mr. Jefferson
Grades 9-12
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
32948-5910-Robert Ware Wheel Throwers Apron - 29" x 45", Heavy Denim • Blick Art Materials $16.87 10 $168.70
32918-1013-Steel-Pointed Star Stilts - Pkg of 12, 2" between points • Blick Art Materials $10.56 10 $105.60
30327-1018-Wire Clay Cutter - 18" • Blick Art Materials $1.76 20 $35.20
32922-0000-Amaco Kiln Wash In Powder Form - Dry, 4 lb • Blick Art Materials $15.33 2 $30.66
33099-1001-Wire Clay Cutter - XL, 24" • Blick Art Materials $2.71 10 $27.10
34920-1063-Pro Needle Tool • Blick Art Materials $2.55 10 $25.50

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