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Ms. Smith from New York NY is requesting Art Supplies through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.
Help me give my students collage boxes, craft sticks, acrylic paint, paint brushes, card stock, and paper doilies for a school wide Mother's Day Project.
My students are vibrant, funny, inquisitive little humans who love learning about the world around them. They are eager to learn. They love to play. They love reading books, participating in dramatic play, using technology, and participating in outdoor activities to help them learn and grow.
My students love school.
For many of them, our school is a safe haven. It's where they come to feel safe, feel love, build relationships, and to learn. Part of my responsibility is to provide a nurturing and rich environment that allows them to grow, inquire, learn, and question the world around them. At the same time, provide them with love and push them to be the best human beings that they can possibly be. They often rise to meet and exceed my expectations when the right materials and tools are at their fingertips. Oh, the places they can go!
These art materials will not only help my students create memorable and meaningful cards and crafts for their mothers, but it will also help to build community within my school building. We will use the acrylic paint to decorate ceramic mugs and plates for Mother's Day. We will use the doilies and card stock to create Mother's Day cards and picture frames. Our mothers and mother figures will be so honored to receive these wonderful, thoughtful handmade gifts and crafts. I know they will cherish them for many years to come.
We realized last year, especially during the holiday season, that many of our students lost their moms unexpectedly, were relocated to a shelter or had to live with other family members that took on that role of mom, or suffered from some other type of trauma.
We wanted to do something or create an event where our students and their families could come together and share some happy, fun, and memorable moments that were positive and life changing. My hope is this Mother's Day Project will be open to everyone at my school (grades PreK-5) and they will embrace this opportunity to build community, create art work, and enjoy themselves immensely!
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|60917-1009 - Craft Menagerie Collage Box • Blick Art Materials||$23.78||2||$47.56|
|BRUSH SAX WHITE BRISTLES ASSORT ST/24 • School Specialty||$21.01||2||$42.02|
|01361-1022 - Hygloss Corrugated Cardboard Frames - 11-1/2 x 13-3/4, pkg of 12 • Blick Art Materials||$11.99||3||$35.97|
|22171-9010 - Krylon Leafing Pen - 18kt Gold • Blick Art Materials||$6.66||5||$33.30|
|60722-0001 - Creativity Street Acrylic Gems - Assorted Colors, Shapes, and Sizes, 1 lb • Blick Art Materials||$14.55||2||$29.10|
|PAPER DOILIE HEART 6 INCH ASST COLORS PK OF 100 SCHOOL SMART • School Specialty||$13.48||2||$26.96|
|PAPER DOILIE HEART 4 INCH ASST COLORS PK OF 100 SCHOOL SMART • School Specialty||$11.78||2||$23.56|
|11319-1011 - Pacon Card Stock - Bright Colors, 8-1/2" x 11", Pkg of 100 • Blick Art Materials||$10.29||2||$20.58|
|11319-1111 - Pacon Card Stock - Pastel Colors, 8-1/2" x 11", Pkg of 100 • Blick Art Materials||$10.29||2||$20.58|
|22171-9330 - Krylon Leafing Pen - Silver • Blick Art Materials||$6.66||3||$19.98|
|60406-1500 - Creativity Street Jumbo Craft Sticks - Box of 500, Assorted Colors • Blick Art Materials||$7.94||2||$15.88|
|PAPER DOILIE HEART 6 INCH RED PK OF 100 SCHOOL SMART • School Specialty||$7.09||2||$14.18|
|60406-0500 - Creativity Street Jumbo Craft Sticks - Box of 500, Natural • Blick Art Materials||$6.78||2||$13.56|
|13140-1020 - Pacon Array Card Stock - 8 1/2" x 11", White, 40 Sheets • Blick Art Materials||$6.29||2||$12.58|
|PAPER DOILIE ROUND 4 INCH WHITE PK OF 100 SCHOOL SMART • School Specialty||$5.03||2||$10.06|
|PAINT ACRYLIC STUDENTS CHROMACRYL BLACK PINT • School Specialty||$9.44||1||$9.44|
|PAINT ACRYLIC STUDENTS CHROMACRYL COBALT BLUE PINT • School Specialty||$9.44||1||$9.44|
|PAINT ACRYLIC STUDENTS CHROMACRYL NEON ORANGE PINT • School Specialty||$9.44||1||$9.44|
|PAINT ACRYLIC STUDENTS CHROMACRYL MAGENTA PINT • School Specialty||$9.44||1||$9.44|
|PAINT ACRYLIC STUDENTS CHROMACRYL NEON VIOLET PINT • School Specialty||$9.44||1||$9.44|
|PAINT ACRYLIC STUDENTS CHROMACRYL COOL RED PINT • School Specialty||$9.44||1||$9.44|
|PAINT ACRYLIC STUDENTS CHROMACRYL NEON YELLOW PINT • School Specialty||$9.44||1||$9.44|
|01417-6175 - Krylon Premium Metallic Spray Paint - Plum Purple, 8 oz • Blick Art Materials||$6.87||1||$6.87|
|01417-3725 - Krylon Premium Metallic Spray Paint - Rose Gold, 8 oz • Blick Art Materials||$6.87||1||$6.87|
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