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Mrs. Fenorchito from Columbus OH is requesting Art Supplies through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Creative Supplies for Creative Writing

My students need pencils, markers, scissors, and other art supplies for their writing center.

  • $357 goal

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My Students

As a teacher in a low-income/high poverty school district, my students are faced with challenges both in and out of the classroom. Despite the many challenges they face, I am looking to keep things simple and provide my students with creative and meaningful learning experiences.

My students are creative, clever and very spontaneous.

Many of them are being raised in single parent households and receive a free lunch based on their socioeconomic status. These things may prevent them from getting ahead early in life and may not provide them with the life experiences many of us see as "typical."

From the minute they walk in the door of my classroom, I focus on their potential and growth while they are with me. I may not be able to control their home lives; however, I can certainly control their experience during the school day. By doing this in a creative and positive way, I am hopeful to inspire even our earliest learners to continue on a path of academic excellence.

My Project

We have pencils and some supplies that I have bought throughout the year however it would be really great for the students to be able to take their creativity to the next level by using better art supplies such as paints, pens, markers, colored pencils, etc. to make their illustrations and design their writing projects.

My students love writing.

They not only having writing workshop daily where they create a variety of different types of stories from narratives to informational reports but they also illustrate their writing with pictures when they "publish" their writing. Another area these supplies will be used are the writing center which is a free writing area that the kids do where they can create and illustrate poetry, recipes, comic strips, letters, cards, etc.

Mrs. Fenorchito
Grades 3-5
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
Prismacolor 3598T Premier Colored Pencils, Soft Core, 48-Count • Amazon Business $15.75 5 $78.75
96 Color Artist Gel Pen Set, includes 24 Glitter Gel Pens 12 Metallic, 12 Neon, plus 48 Matching Color Refills, More Ink Largest Non-Toxic Art Neon Pen for Adults Coloring Books Craft Doodling Drawing • Amazon Business $20.99 2 $41.98
Sanford VE99016 Prismacolor Premier Pencil Sharpener • Amazon Business $5.40 5 $27.00
Ohuhu 40 Colors Dual Tips Permanent Marker Pens Art Markers for Kids, Highlighter Pen with Carrying Case for Drawing Sketching Adult Coloring Highlighting and Underlining • Amazon Business $19.89 1 $19.89
U.S. Art Supply Crazy Colors 30 Color Deluxe Glitter Shake Jars Set Kit - Extra Fine Glitter in Large 10 Gram Bottles - Arts, Crafts, Scrapbooking, Body, Face, Slime, Party Invitations, Holiday Crafts • Amazon Business $15.96 1 $15.96
Elmer's 3D Washable Glitter Glue Pens, 31 Rainbow and Glitter Colors (E198) • Amazon Business $15.32 1 $15.32
6 Color Glitter Glue Set (6.7oz - 200 ml Bottles) NEON Colors - Pink, Green, Blue, Yellow, Purple, and Orange • Amazon Business $12.08 1 $12.08
Basic 6 Color Glitter Glue Set, 6.7oz - 200 ml Bottles (Green, Gold, Red, Silver, Blue, and Purple) • Amazon Business $11.99 1 $11.99
UCEC 6 Colorful Decorative Paper Edge Scissor Set, Great for Teachers, Crafts, Scrapbooking, Kids Design • Amazon Business $9.99 1 $9.99
Cre8tivePick kids art & craft 21 pieces of fun painting drawing tools for kids. E-book guide step by step on how to use. Early learning kids painting set, sponge brush, flower pattern brush, Brush set • Amazon Business $9.48 1 $9.48
Washi Tape Set of 30 Rolls - All Girls Favorite, Great For Arts and Crafts, DIY, Scrapbook -Decorative, Creative, Re-positional, Multi-purpose, Masking tape. • Amazon Business $7.88 1 $7.88
Crayola Washable Metallic Paint Set, 2-Ounce, 6 Count • Amazon Business $7.38 1 $7.38
600 Pieces Mixed Self-adhesive Wiggle Googly Eyes DIY Scrapbooking Crafts Toy Accessories (Assorted Sizes) • Amazon Business $6.99 1 $6.99
Crayola; My First Crayola; Easy-Grip Colored Pencils; Art Tools; 8 Count; Designed for Toddlers • Amazon Business $3.99 1 $3.99

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