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Ms. W. from Jber AK is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Drawing Books 4 Manga Crazy Kids!

My students need a quality selection of Manga drawing books, colored pencils and drawing paper ~ to provide their dream books for checkout along with supplies to come draw during our open library times. Thank You!

  • $254 goal

This project expired on September 18, 2018.

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

Located on the JBER base of Anchorage, Alaska, our elementary school serves a uniquely multicultural student population which has been brought together from a wide array of hometowns, backgrounds, and life experiences. One thing common to ALL of our students is they are all children of active-duty military service members & some families sacrifice includes two active-duty service personnel.

Quite a few of my students are what I think of as Manga Art Maniacs - or so crazy about manga they long to produce their own manga art & some desire to create their own manga graphic stories, so they've made known their specific request ~ "Oh, will you pleeease ask our wonderful donors for some MANGA DRAWING BOOKS ~ PLEEEASE?"

Currently, we have ZERO manga drawing to meet these kids' desire to focus on this specialty artistic talent that lights their fires for art and for writing too ~ as some desire to learn the art they love so they can create their very own manga graphic novel stories. Please join us in supporting this fun request for our Manga Loving Art Hearts!

My Project

I have students whose number one book request is for Manga Drawing books. These students often leave our library disappointed and persistently voicing their longing for Manga Drawing books ~ every time they come to the library! Unfortunately, with our minuscule library budget purchasing these specialty art books my kids crave isn't possible.

My Manga loving kids are good students who are very smart and often leaders in their classrooms - yet, their hunger for this specialty art of Manga Drawing Books is something I'm asked for every single week ~ for these kids ~ it's a need they hope will be filled by our wonderful donors ~ you!

My students need a quality selection of Manga drawing books, colored pencils and drawing paper ~ to provide their dream books for checkout along with supplies to come draw during our open library times.

Won't you partner with us to bring our artistic students the drawing books of their passion ~ the Manga Drawing Books of their dreams? If you fabulous donors will fund this project ~ I will make time and space for our art-loving students to come draw in the library during open times or perhaps we can form an after-school drawing club ~ they'd so LOVE it!

Ms. W.
Grades 3-5
More than a third of students from low‑income households

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4 donors4 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 200 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Prismacolor 3599TN Premier Colored Pencils, Soft Core, 72-Count • Amazon Business $32.49 1 $32.49
Strathmore 351-9 300 Series Sketch, 9"x12", 200 Sheets per Class Pack • Amazon Business $12.21 2 $24.42
Draw Manga Faces for Expressive Characters: Learn to Draw More Than 900 Faces • Amazon Business $17.32 1 $17.32
Manga for the Beginner Kawaii: How to Draw the Supercute Characters of Japanese Comics • Amazon Business $17.17 1 $17.17
Manga for the Beginner Shoujo: Everything You Need to Start Drawing the Most Popular Style of Japanese Comics • Amazon Business $16.23 1 $16.23
Mastering Manga with Mark Crilley: 30 drawing lessons from the creator of Akiko • Amazon Business $15.80 1 $15.80
Chibi! The Official Mark Crilley How-to-Draw Guide • Amazon Business $15.40 1 $15.40
Manga for the Beginner: Everything you Need to Start Drawing Right Away! • Amazon Business $13.92 1 $13.92
The Manga Fashion Bible: The Go-To Guide for Drawing Stylish Outfits and Characters • Amazon Business $13.56 1 $13.56
The Master Guide to Drawing Anime: Amazing Girls: How to Draw Essential Character Types from Simple Templates • Amazon Business $13.56 1 $13.56

Materials cost

$179.87

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$2.70

3rd party payment processing fee

$2.70

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$215.27

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$37.99

Total project goal

$253.26

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$253.26

3 Donors

-$185.51

Donations toward project cost

-$157.68

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$27.83

match offer

-$67.75

Match offer toward project cost

-$57.59

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$10.16

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$0.00

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