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Ms. Farinha from San Ramon CA is requesting art supplies through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Exploring Emotion Through Art

Help me give my students Supplies for Art Therapy Projects and Individual and Group Counseling

  • $519 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Project

I lead group and individual counseling for students in a counseling-enriched program. Students in this program have social-emotional difficulties that impede their learning. These students are incredibly creative and artistic and express themselves through art.

All materials will be used for projects that relate to emotional needs and counseling goals.

The materials such as paint, brushes, pipe cleaners, glitter glue, glitter, and easel roll, will all be used in art therapy exercises (painting, drawing, collages, projects, etc.). The adhesive chart paper will be used during group counseling sessions in order to provide a visual summary of concepts learned and to brainstorm during discussions. The visual summaries will then be saved and displayed throughout the classroom. The Sharpie pens will be used for projects such as decorating our yearly DIY kites (in which students write their anxiety triggers) and individual plant holders for our growth mindset garden project. The expo markers will be used for our dry erase board which is utilized during group counseling sessions.

Ms. Farinha
Grades 3-5

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Post-it Super Sticky Easel Pad, 25" x 30", 30 Sheets/Pad, 6 Pads/Pack (559-VAD-6PK) • Quill.com $139.99 1 $139.99
Melissa & Doug Deluxe Easel Paper Roll Replacement (17" x 75 feet) - 3-Pack • Amazon Business $20.49 2 $40.98
Spectra Glitter, Assorted, 6/Pack (91370) • Quill.com $32.99 1 $32.99
Sharpie Permanent Markers Ultimate Collection, Fine and Ultra Fine Points, Assorted Colors, 45 Count • Amazon Business $29.88 1 $29.88
Prang Washable Tempera Paint Assorted Colors 16 oz. 12/Pack (10796) • Staples $24.49 1 $24.49
School Smart Craft Glitter, 4 Ounces, Assorted Colors, Set of 6 • Amazon Business $22.74 1 $22.74
Color Splash Mini Glitter Craft Glue Pens 4 oz. Transparent 72/Pack (GL607) • Staples $22.14 1 $22.14
Creativity Street Beginner Assorted Paint Brush Set Natural Hardwood 24/Pack (PAC5172) • Staples $21.65 1 $21.65
Expo Dry Erase Markers Chisel Tip Assorted 12/Pack (80699) • Staples $12.91 1 $12.91
Spectra Sparkling Crystals Glitter - 16 oz, Iridescent • Blick Art Materials $9.50 1 $9.50
Creativity Street Craft Stems - 6 mm x 12", Pkg of 100, Tinsel • Blick Art Materials $3.65 1 $3.65
Creativity Street Craft Stems - 4 mm x 6", Pkg of 100, Assorted Colors • Blick Art Materials $1.64 1 $1.64

Materials cost

$362.56

Vendor shipping charges

$9.95

Sales tax

$33.17

3rd party payment processing fee

$5.44

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$441.12

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$77.84

Total project goal

$518.96

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$518.96

6 Donors

-$452.84

Donations toward project cost

-$397.41

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$55.43

match offer

-$51.42

Match offer toward project cost

-$43.71

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$7.71

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$14.70

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$0.00

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