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Ms. O. from Livonia MI is requesting Art Supplies through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Creating Art

My students need new art supplies to encourage their creativity .

  • $378 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

We are an at-risk preschool program, housed in a Title I elementary school. Our students are creative, imaginative, and curious. We are always looking for new ways to help us learn math, handwriting, and science.

Most of these students are unable to afford the rich preschool environment that they deserve.

Most students do not have access to learning materials, or even an adult to read to them outside of our classroom.

We want to build a rich, learning-based environment in which our students are given the ability to explore math, science, and art concepts.

My Project

In our classroom we encourage the children to recycle everyday items to turn it into art. Our children are extremely creative and are always looking for new materials to decorate their artwork with. In years past children have turned old corks into butterflies, caterpillar and many other bugs. This then turned into making homes for their new bugs. Many of these supplies are things we consume quickly as once a project starts we usually have our whole class engaged in these new creations. The dollies will help us create bags for special occasions, the butterfly bead will help us learn about a butterflies life cycle as we create a life cycle bracelet, the pom poms may be used to decorate hats we make for one of our spirit days. The possibilities are endless!

Ms. O.
Grades PreK-2
More than half of students from low‑income households

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
Smithsonian Rock and Gem Dig • Amazon Business $12.50 4 $50.00
#1 Craft Multi Colored Masking Tape [11 Pack Variety Set - Assorted Color Coded Rolls] – Fun DIY Arts n Supplies Kit for Little Kids, Toddlers & Adults ages 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 8, 9, 10 12 years old • Amazon Business $22.85 2 $45.70
Crayola Bulk Paint Brushes, 36ct Classpack, Brush Set, Great for Kids • Amazon Business $27.01 1 $27.01
Pistha 400Pcs Pipe Cleaners Chenille Stem 6mm x 12 Inch Reusable Craft Bendable Twistable Children Puzzle Kindergarten Handmade DIY Art Supplies Home Decor Assorted Colors Assorted Colors • Amazon Business $14.99 1 $14.99
125g Instant Snow Powder - Magic Fake Snow Party Decoration by Playlearn • Amazon Business $14.49 1 $14.49
Sticker Roll Assortment (10 rolls) • Amazon Business $12.99 1 $12.99
Sharpie 1949557 Color Burst Permanent Markers, Fine Point, Assorted Colors, 24-Count • Amazon Business $12.91 1 $12.91
Googly Wiggle Eyes 1300 Pcs Wiggle Eyes Self Adhesive for Craft Sticker Multiple Colored Size for DIY Animal Creative Crafts Decorations • Amazon Business $10.99 1 $10.99
YUEAON 12 Pack colorful Slushie fishbowl beads with 1000pcs mixed slices for slime making kit colorful Vase Filler Beads Kids Crafts(12ounce,12colors) • Amazon Business $10.99 1 $10.99
Trasfit 800 Pieces 4 Color Acrylic Alphabet Letter "A-Z" Cube Beads for Jewelry Making, Bracelets, Necklaces, Key Chains and Kids Jewelry (6mm) • Amazon Business $10.99 1 $10.99
Kuuqa 1220 Pieces Self Adhesive Wiggle Googly Eyes (Assorted Sizes) • Amazon Business $10.59 1 $10.59
450 Pcs Feathers Colorful Feathers Crafts For DIY Craft Wedding Home Party Decorations, 10 Colors • Amazon Business $7.99 1 $7.99
Sharpie Permanent Markers, Fine Point, Black, Box of 12, Includes 5 Color Flag Set • Amazon Business $7.71 1 $7.71
Hygloss Products Heart Foil Paper Doilies - Decorative, Multi-Pack (4" - 24 pack, Red) • Amazon Business $7.25 1 $7.25
Outus Multicolor Tissue Paper Squares 1.96 x 1.96 Inch, 2400 Pieces • Amazon Business $7.19 1 $7.19
Charles Leonard Creative Arts Flat Tip Paint Brushes, Short Stubby Plastic Handle with Hog Bristle, 7.5 Inch, Assorted Colors, 10-Pack (73290) • Amazon Business $6.99 1 $6.99
500PCS IFfree Craft Making Assorted Pom Poms,Hot Colors Pom Pons,Mini, 0.4 inch • Amazon Business $6.99 1 $6.99
100 Mini Valentine Heart Doilies in pink, white & red! • Amazon Business $6.05 1 $6.05
Rockin Beads Brand, 280 Mixed Acrylic Butterfly with Rhinestone Spacer Beads 11x9mm (1mm Hole) • Amazon Business $5.99 1 $5.99
Melissa & Doug Sticker Collection Book: Dinosaurs, Vehicles, Space, and More - 500+ Stickers • Amazon Business $4.99 1 $4.99
Fun Express Funky Heart Roll Stickers (100 Piece) • Amazon Business $3.59 1 $3.59

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