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Ms. Broyde from Brooklyn NY is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Drawing Is Fun!!!

My students need 29 drawing books to further increase and enhance their drawing skills.

  • $409 goal

This project expired on June 24, 2012.

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

Help us discover our potential in learning how to draw and see the world in a completely new way!

My students love to create new and innovative projects with fun and fabulous art materials!

We work with an array of art media including paint, clay, drawing supplies, etc. My students range in ages five through ten, (or grades Kindergarten through Five). They look forward to art class every week! This year we have been using all sorts of art materials to create drawings, paintings, sculptures, collages and mixed media designs. We even put on a fabulous art exhibit at a local Barnes and Noble store!

My Project

My students use their imaginations and creativity to express themselves with pencil and paper. They like to call it “free draw”. They also love to use “how to” drawing books to further increase and enhance their drawing skills. We have a handful of “how to” drawing books in our classroom library but not enough for all our wonderful young artists! I would like to develop a library of “how to” books on various topics to allow my students to further explore the art medium of drawing.

Your donation will further enrich my students in multiple art disciplines, especially drawing.

It will enhance their creative capabilities and broaden their scope of knowledge in art.

Ms. Broyde
Grades 3-5
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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This project will reach 300 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
DRAWING FOR ABSOLUTE/BEGINNER PB 128PG • Blick Art Materials $14.39 1 $14.39
W FOSTER BOOKS/DOGS/CATS DRAW • Blick Art Materials $6.57 1 $6.57
Draw 3-D • Nasco $8.25 1 $8.25
W FOSTER BOOKS/HOW TO DRAW/1 • Blick Art Materials $6.57 1 $6.57
W FOSTER BOOKS/HOW TO DRAW/2 • Blick Art Materials $6.57 1 $6.57
W FOSTER BOOKS/ANIMALS • Blick Art Materials $6.57 1 $6.57
W FOSTER BOOKS/HORSES • Blick Art Materials $6.57 1 $6.57
Item Shipping/Handling Charges • Blick Art Materials $9.95 1 $9.95
Draw Books Series - Set of 8 • Nasco $61.45 1 $61.45
Draw Real… Series - Set of 4 • Nasco $37.50 1 $37.50
Draw Ocean Animals • Nasco $8.25 1 $8.25
BOOK DISCOVER DRAWING SERIES REAL PEOPLE • Sax Arts & Crafts, Inc $14.95 1 $14.95
Drawing How to Draw 1 • AKJ Books $6.62 1 $6.62
Drawing How to Draw 2 • AKJ Books $6.62 1 $6.62
Drawing People With William F. Powell • AKJ Books $6.62 1 $6.62
You Can Draw Cartoon Animals: A Simple Step-By-Step Drawing • AKJ Books $9.58 1 $9.58
Draw and color Dogs & Puppies • AKJ Books $3.66 1 $3.66
Follow-the-Directions Draw & Write Activities • AKJ Books $8.13 1 $8.13
1-2-3 Draw Cartoon People Steve Barr, Steve Barr (Illustrato • AKJ Books $8.09 1 $8.09
1-2-3 Draw Ocean Life Freddie Levin • AKJ Books $8.09 1 $8.09
Baby Animals • AKJ Books $6.62 1 $6.62
Cartooning Animation 1 With Preston Blair • AKJ Books $6.62 1 $6.62
Birds: The Step-by-Step Way to Draw Chickadees, Peacocks, To • AKJ Books $6.62 1 $6.62
Draw 50 Dinosaurs and Other Prehistoric Animals • AKJ Books $6.62 1 $6.62
Draw 50 Animals: The Step-By-Step Way To Draw Elephants, Tig • AKJ Books $7.39 1 $7.39
How to Draw Faces • AKJ Books $3.69 1 $3.69
How to Draw Forest Animals • AKJ Books $3.69 1 $3.69
How to Draw Manga • AKJ Books $4.43 1 $4.43
How to Draw Sports • AKJ Books $3.69 1 $3.69

Materials cost

$294.37

Vendor shipping charges

$13.04

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$4.42

Fulfillment labor & materials

$35.00

Total project cost

$346.83

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$61.21

Total project goal

$408.04

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$408.04

1 Donor

-$395.79

Donations toward project cost

-$346.83

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$48.96

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$12.25

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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