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Mrs. Ozaki from Honolulu HI is requesting Art Supplies through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Color My World

My students need the modeling clay, drawing paper, markers and watercolors to bring their art pieces to life.

  • $523 goal

This project expired on December 5, 2018.

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

Our students are multifaceted and inquisitive learners, who are working towards being the leaders of tomorrow. I have the privilege of working with them, by grade level, every six days as their art teacher. Not only will we be working on addressing the fine arts standards, but I want our art class to be an extension of their classroom. I want to work closely with their classroom teacher to enhance what they are already learning in class, using a variety of media, literature, technology, music and creative movement. I am so excited about the endless possibilities, and I hope that will translate to my students as well.

Let's be mindful of the modalities of how children learn, so that each of them can feel successful when they step into the art room.

My Project

This is the second year that art will be offered at our school as a resource class. Last year, the art teacher made do with the supplies they had on hand. Most of the artwork was focused on drawing, and adding color with crayons, colored pencils and watercolors on copy paper.

I would like to be able to offer the students a wider variety of materials for them to create their art pieces with.

From purchased materials, recyclables, materials found in nature, to every day objects. The list is endless! That is where the excitement and joy comes from, being able to create something, from nothing in particular.

Mrs. Ozaki
Grades PreK-2
More than half of students from low‑income households

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5 donors5 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 550 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
30538-1009-Prang Das Modeling Clay - 5.3 oz, 12 Color Master Pack • Blick Art Materials $86.55 1 $86.55
10266-1223-Pacon Bright White Sulphite Drawing Paper - 9" x 12", 60 lb, 500 Sheets • Blick Art Materials $11.96 6 $71.76
00350-0369-Prang Washable Watercolor Set Class Pack - Set of 36 Colors, Pans • Blick Art Materials $70.12 1 $70.12
21218-1109-Crayola Classic Original Marker Set - Assorted Colors, Broad Tip, Set of 256 • Blick Art Materials $69.28 1 $69.28
10266-1323-Pacon Bright White Sulphite Drawing Paper - 9" x 12", 80 lb, 500 Sheets • Blick Art Materials $11.19 4 $44.76

Materials cost

$342.47

Vendor shipping charges

$51.37

State sales tax

$15.07

3rd party payment processing fee

$5.14

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$444.05

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$78.36

Total project goal

$522.41

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$522.41

4 Donors

-$379.76

Donations toward project cost

-$337.80

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$41.96

match offer

-$125.00

Match offer toward project cost

-$106.25

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$18.75

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$17.65

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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