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Mrs. Maria Martinez from Penitas TX is requesting Art Supplies through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Colorful Notebooks!

Help me give my students the necessary tools to reinforce their learning. By providing glue, scissors, markers, and crayons students will be able to work on foldables and hands-on activities that will help them master skills.

  • $460 goal

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My Students

My students are highly motivated, creative, and eager to learn. They love working with foldables or anything that involves hands-on activities. Even though I work at an economically challenged school, my students do not let this be a barrier to their learning. About ninety-five percent of my students are of low social-economic status. All of my students are English Learners in a dual language classroom where they motivate each other to learn and work together to master whatever skill they might be working on.

Despite all the challenges that my students face both in and out of school, they are motivated to learn and be successful in everything that they do.

Their passion for learning and succeeding allows them to overcome the problems that they encounter throughout their lives.

My Project

The materials requested will help my students add "color" to their learning. They will be able to create foldables that appeal to them and use them as a review tool. The markers, pencils, pens, and crayons will be used by the students to create hands-on activities and review notes that appeal to their sense of sight.

Students will be motivated to use an array of colorful writing tools that enhance their learning.

Students will be able to use the lapboards to teach their peers with any concept that they might be struggling with or as a whole class review. They will be able to make their learning more fun and interactive.

Mrs. Maria Martinez
Grades 3-5
Nearly all 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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Materials Cost Quantity Total
Crayola Broad Line Markers Bulk, School Supplies, 16 Bold Colors, 256 Count • Amazon Business $56.88 1 $56.88
Dry Erase Lapboards (30 Pack) DOUBLE SIDED +Markers/Erasers 9" x 12" Mini White Dry Erase Boards for Students Whiteboards,Teacher Supplies, Classroom • Amazon Business $44.95 1 $44.95
Crayola Crayon Classpack, School Supplies, 16 Colors (50 Each), 800ct • Amazon Business $40.66 1 $40.66
Bulk Premium Pre-Sharpened Wood Cased #2 HB Pencils 500 Pack • Amazon Business $36.95 1 $36.95
Crayola Colored Pencils, Bulk Classpack, Classroom Supplies, 12 Assorted Colors, 240 Count • Amazon Business $32.46 1 $32.46
AFMAT Electric Pencil Sharpener Heavy Duty, Classroom Pencil Sharpener for 6.5-8mm No.2/Colored Pencils, UL Listed Professional Pencil Sharpener w/Stronger Helical Blade, Best School Pencil Sharpener • Amazon Business $28.34 1 $28.34
ARTEZA Magnetic Dry Erase Markers with Eraser, Pack of 60 (with Fine Tip), 4 Assorted Colors with Low-Odor Ink, Whiteboard Pens is perfect for School, Office, or Home • Amazon Business $25.98 1 $25.98
Scissor Caddy with 24 Pieces 5" Kids Pointed Scissors with Anti-Microbial (#14755) • Amazon Business $25.81 1 $25.81
Vanstek Gel Pens Set, 120 Count Large Classpack, Include 10 Packs, 12 Assorted Colors Per Pack for Adult Coloring Books Drawing Painting Crafting and Writing, Perfect for Teachers, Kids and Classroom • Amazon Business $19.99 1 $19.99
AmazonBasics All Purpose Washable School Liquid Glue, Great for Making Slime, 1 Gallon Bottle, 2-Pack • Amazon Business $19.58 1 $19.58
AmazonBasics Chisel Tip Highlighters - Pack of 24 Assorted Colors • Amazon Business $6.90 2 $13.80
24 Pieces Magnetic Dry Erase Markers Whiteboard Erase Marker with Erasers Cap for School and Office, 8 Assorted colors (Color Set 3) • Amazon Business $9.59 1 $9.59

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