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Mrs. Turchi from Philadelphia PA is requesting Art Supplies through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Creative Art Kit

Help me give my students a variety of art supplies, such as journals, paints, crayons, and Play-Doh to be creative.

  • $305 goal

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My Students

My preschool students are imaginative, eager learners. They thrive on routine and crave normalcy. During this time of unrest, confusion, and pandemic I would like to create a safe environment of security and comfort. Daily video read alouds, emails, texts, and phone calls are helping to bridge the gap as we are teaching and learning in new ways.

I have created daily lessons that provide parents with learning tools, teaching ideas, and art activities.

I have worked hard to give students and parents suggestions to use various household materials in a creative way. A paper plate becomes the body of a spider and discarded boxes become giant dice. I continue to encourage ongoing learning as we navigate through these unprecedented times.

My Project

During the coronavirus pandemic, my preschool students are forced to learn from home. Parents and caregivers are working hard to keep their children engaged and interested in numbers, letters, and art. My families have expressed an interest in the projects that I am suggesting and they have indicated that they are unable to obtain some of the basic art supplies.

I would like to provide our families with art supplies that enable continuous learning and enhance creativity.

These supplies would enable my students to complete daily enrichment lessons, journal entries, math activities, and literacy projects. Crayons, construction paper, scissors, and journals would also allow parents to create and connect with their children while at home.

I am confident that these art supplies will give families the tools to help their children create, learn, and grow.

Mrs. Turchi
Grades PreK-2
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Preschool Journals - Set of 10 • Kaplan Early Learning Company $29.66 2 $59.32
Play-Doh(r) School Modeling Compound School Pack (48-Piece Set) • Kaplan Early Learning Company $41.36 1 $41.36
8 Color Washable Watercolor Paint Trays (12 Trays) • Kaplan Early Learning Company $17.96 2 $35.92
My Writing Journal - Set of 20 • Kaplan Early Learning Company $26.96 1 $26.96
SunWorks 9" x 12" Construction Paper - Assortment - 10 packs • Kaplan Early Learning Company $10.76 2 $21.52
Crayola(r) 8-Count Crayons - Standard (12 Boxes) • Kaplan Early Learning Company $10.35 2 $20.70
Safety Scissors Set (Set of 12) • Kaplan Early Learning Company $9.86 2 $19.72

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