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Ms. Oliver from Washington DC is requesting Art Supplies through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Every Child Is An Artist!

Help me give my students a variety of engaging materials for our classroom art center.

  • $591 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My students are 3 and 4-year-olds from a diverse neighborhood in Washington, DC. They come from many different cultural backgrounds and many are learning to speak English while maintaining their home languages. They are inquisitive, kind, and energetic--full of curiosity about the world around them.

In Pre-K, students grow into confident learners who express themselves and their learning through experimentation with a variety artistic media.

My students are continuously building their knowledge and skills by engaging with diverse materials and exploring their environment.

My Project

As young learners, Pre-K students need to talk, touch, move, explore, and CREATE to gain new knowledge and practice skills. These materials will help supply our classroom art center--a critical classroom area for experimentation and early brain development.

These materials will help my students develop their fine motor skills and cognitive skills like symbolic representation and will provide them with many opportunities to creatively express their growing knowledge.

These materials will be used every day during center time, when students choose where and how they want to play and learn. The art center is a very popular classroom area in which students are able to communicate their learning through a variety of artistic media and engage their imaginations by experimenting with different materials and techniques.

Ms. Oliver
Grades PreK-2
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
LA949 - Lakeshore Heavy-Duty Hardwood Easel • Lakeshore Learning Materials $169.00 1 $169.00
Storage Bins With Lids (Set of 5) - Clear • Kaplan Early Learning Company $39.56 2 $79.12
Crayola(r) Washable Tempera Paint - Set of 8 • Kaplan Early Learning Company $29.66 2 $59.32
Art Apron - Long Sleeve (set of 4) • Kaplan Early Learning Company $40.46 1 $40.46
Crayola(r) Air Dry Clay Value Pack 25 pounds • Kaplan Early Learning Company $39.56 1 $39.56
Watercolor Paper - 9" x 12" • Kaplan Early Learning Company $8.55 2 $17.10
18" x 24" Newsprint Paper (500 Sheets) • Kaplan Early Learning Company $14.36 1 $14.36
Kaplan Dough - 3 lb. Tub - Blue • Kaplan Early Learning Company $9.86 1 $9.86
Kaplan Dough - 3 lb. Tub - Turquoise • Kaplan Early Learning Company $9.86 1 $9.86

Materials cost

$438.64

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$26.32

3rd party payment processing fee

$6.58

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$501.54

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$88.51

Total project goal

$590.05

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$590.05

5 Donors

-$407.00

Donations toward project cost

-$347.45

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$59.55

match offer

-$181.28

Match offer toward project cost

-$154.09

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$27.19

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$1.76

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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