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Mrs. Zuidema from Orange CA is requesting Art Supplies through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Create the Way!

Help me give my students a Cricut Maker machine and accessories that will help brighten up our classroom and give them an opportunity to show their creativity and imagination in projects.

  • $547 goal

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My Students

A majority of my grade students live at poverty levels. Almost 90% of students at our school are Hispanic and Spanish speaking, and come from crowded homes with little space. All students in my classroom receive free breakfast and lunch daily.

My second and third graders are a fantastic and creatvie group of children who are eager to learn.

A Cricut Machine and accessories will enable them to have some choice about how they create, learn, and achieve, and will provide them with the materials they need. Choice in project supplies will keep the students active, engaged, and enthusiastic about completing their work.

I strongly believe that making an inviting classroom with a variety of tools and materials available for students to use daily in our classroom will help create a fun and interactive place for them to spend their days working and learning.

My Project

This Cricut Maker machine and accessories will help make our classroom more inviting.

The Cricut Machine will give students an opportunity to design and construct projects, decor for our classroom, and allow their educational plans and ideas to be created.

It will certainly help the students to make our classroom, as well as our school, bright and inviting.

It will allow us decorate our walls with child-made educational information in a much more pleasant way. It will also provide students access to so many hands-on projects to be done within our classroom.

Mrs. Zuidema
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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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Cricut Maker, Champagne • Amazon Business $329.00 1 $329.00
Cricut Essential Tool Set, Assorted • Amazon Business $35.49 1 $35.49
Luxja Carrying Bag Compatible with Cricut Explore Air and Maker, Tote Bag Compatible with Cricut Explore Air and Supplies (Bag Only, Patent Pending), Gray • Amazon Business $28.40 1 $28.40

Materials cost

$392.89

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$35.95

3rd party payment processing fee

$5.89

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$464.73

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$82.01

Total project goal

$546.74

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$546.74

1 Donor

-$273.36

Donations toward project cost

-$232.36

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$41.00

match offer

-$273.38

Match offer toward project cost

-$232.37

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$41.01

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$0.00

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