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Mrs. Theriault from Hartford CT is requesting Art Supplies through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Creative Capstone Ideas

Help me give my students the supplies needed to have successful capstone projects.

  • $433 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

Senior Seminar is a class that all seniors must take in order to graduate. Their capstone projects require them to engage in the community as well as their school environment. Students take on large projects and have been very successful in implementing and completing their projects.

Many of our students do not have a budget to purchase the items needed in order to make their capstone projects successful.

These projects benefit the entire school and the outside community as a whole.

My Project

These materials will help my seniors complete community projects that will benefit our whole school. One group is painting inspirational messages on bathroom stalls to instill a sense of peace and to boost up student self-esteem and moral. They need paint, paint brushes, and other art supplies in order to make this capstone successful. Another group is helping students cope with stress by making stress balls, necklaces, and creating artwork.

Students lead these projects and take responsibility for the work and research needed to make them successful.

This makes them better leaders for the future and works on their ability to collaborate with others

Mrs. Theriault
Grades 9-12
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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At this school, more than 50% of students are Black, Latino, 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.

This project will reach 900 students.

4 donors have given to this project.

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
Liquitex BASICS 48 Tube Acrylic Paint Set, 22ml • Amazon Business $34.19 3 $102.57
Sargent Art Gallon Tempera Paints, Assorted 4 Count • Amazon Business $56.62 1 $56.62
Aleene's Spray Gloss Finish 6oz Acrylic Sealer, Original Version • Amazon Business $5.97 5 $29.85
Liquitex BASICS Acrylic Paint, 8.45-oz tube, Ivory Black • Amazon Business $10.95 2 $21.90
Liquitex BASICS Acrylic Paint, 8.45-oz tube, Ultramarine Blue • Amazon Business $10.94 2 $21.88
Medpride Medical Exam Latex Gloves| 5 mil Thick, Large Box of 100| Powder-Free, Non-Sterile, Heavy Duty Exam Gloves| Professional Grade for Hospitals, Law Enforcement, Food Vendors, Tattoo Artists • Amazon Business $8.99 2 $17.98
White Kraft Arts and Crafts Paper Roll - 24 inches by 175 Feet (2100 Inch) - Ideal for Paints, Wall Art, Easel Paper, Fadeless Bulletin Board Paper, Gift Wrapping Paper and Kids Crafts - Made in USA • Amazon Business $17.97 1 $17.97
Liquitex BASICS Acrylic Paint, 8.45-oz tube, Pyrrole Red • Amazon Business $11.89 1 $11.89
Whaline 525 Feet Gimp Bracelet Scoubidou String DIY Craft Plastic Lacing Cord for Jewelry Making with Snap Clip Hooks Keychain Ring Clips, 16 Colors • Amazon Business $11.69 1 $11.69
Naler 7500pcs Multicolor 3mm Pony Glass Seed Beads with Lobster Clasps, Open Jump Rings and Elastic Crystal String for DIY Bracelets Necklaces Key Chains and Kid Jewelry • Amazon Business $8.99 1 $8.99
Pro Grade - Paint Brushes - 5 Ea - Paint Brush Set • Amazon Business $8.75 1 $8.75
Bag of Balloons - 72 ct. Assorted Color Latex Balloons • Amazon Business $7.99 1 $7.99
SENSORY4U Water Beads Ocean Breeze (≈12000 ct) 5 Colors - Dew Drops A Tactile Sensory Beads Experience - • Amazon Business $7.25 1 $7.25
Paint Brush Set by heartybay, 20 pcs Nylon Hair Brushes for Acrylic Oil Watercolor Painting Artist Professional Painting Kits • Amazon Business $6.99 1 $6.99

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