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Ms. Jernigan from Kinston NC is requesting Art Supplies through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Color My World!

Help me give my students large Crayola crayons and large pencils to complete class work.

  • $300 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My students attend a K-5 neighborhood school in a small town. We are a Title I school and all students receive free breakfast and free lunch. My students come from low-income backgrounds. Yet, even though they do not have much money and resources, my students have a great passion for education! As with all students, my babies have diverse learning styles. Some are visual learners, some are auditory learners, some learn best through reading/writing, and some are kinesthetic learners.

My students love to watch, listen, and participate in hands-on lessons.

My Project

My students need the basics...new crayons and pencils. Crayola crayons are simply the best... they are bright, vivid, and color true and children love bright colors. The Ticonderoga large pencils are easy for little hands to grip, help with fine motor control, and they don't break easily. The children color and write everyday and they go through a lot of crayons and pencils in a school year's time.

All children love to color and write.

Crayons are a great tool for children to express creativity. They love to use them for art projects and everyday class work. And... pencils are just a necessity for everyday learning. Crayons, pencils, and a child's imagination equal pure magic!

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Ms. Jernigan
Grades PreK-2
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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2 donors2 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 22 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Crayola Specialty Crayons, Large Size, Washable, 8/Box • Staples Advantage $1.60 100 $160.00
Ticonderoga Beginners Wooden Pencils, No. 2 Soft Lead, Dozen (13308) • Staples Advantage $5.69 8 $45.52

Materials cost

$205.52

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$16.03

3rd party payment processing fee

$3.08

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$254.63

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$44.93

Total project goal

$299.56

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$299.56

1 Donor

-$149.77

Donations toward project cost

-$127.31

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$22.46

match offer

-$149.79

Match offer toward project cost

-$127.32

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$22.47

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$0.00

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