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Mrs. Carrie Wan from Van Nuys CA is requesting Art Supplies through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Help My Students Create Projects!

My students need supplies to better access class materials, such as markers and construction paper.

  • $169 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

I currently teach four different classes to six different class periods, grades 7, 9, 10, 11, and 12.

Keeping my room organized and clean is a large undertaking, especially with such large classes.

California is facing unprecedented budget cuts, especially in education. Our school is in a poor neighborhood. Many of my students have parents who did not complete high school or even middle school. Our students face many challenges, including gangs, violence, and poverty. I am amazed by my students' perseverance and resilience and I want to help them any way I can.

My Project

My students need supplies to better access class materials, such as Crayola markers, construction paper, stamp pads, ink refills, and ceiling hooks.

Students will use these materials to access project-based learning and allow students who do not have supplies to complete larger projects and group assignments.

My plan is it will help my many ESL students, who struggle daily with understanding the 7th and 10th grade history, more easy access to the learning content.

The gift of these supplies (markers, construction paper, stamp ink refills, and ceiling hooks to display work) will have a huge impact on my students' ability to complete their project-based assignments easily by accessing supplies. My students need to feel that they have all the supplies they need without having to buy them all. Thank you for helping them!

Mrs. Carrie Wan
Grades 9-12
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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2 donors2 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 180 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Pacon Lightweight FcjsUyP Construction Paper, 9-Inches by 12-Inches, Assorted Colors, 500 Count (6555), 3-Pack • Amazon Business $8.99 4 $35.96
Crayola Ultra-Clean Fine Line Markers, Washable, 40 Count • Amazon Business $11.31 3 $33.93
FASOTY 120 Pack Ceiling Hook Clips T-bar Squeeze Hangers Clips for Office, Classroom and Home Decorations • Amazon Business $10.00 1 $10.00
Cosco Self-Inking Stamp Ink Refill, 25 cc (.9 oz) bottle, Red • Amazon Business $7.29 1 $7.29
ACCUSTAMP Ink Refill for Pre-Ink Stamps, Blue, .35oz (090682) • Amazon Business $4.99 1 $4.99
Avery Carter's Micropore Stamp Pad, Blue, 2.75 inch x 4.25 inch (21261) • Amazon Business $4.45 1 $4.45
2000 PLUS Self-Inking Refill Ink - Black • Amazon Business $4.17 1 $4.17
Avery Carter's Foam Stamp Pad, 2.75 x 4.25 Inch, Black, 1 Pad (21381) • Amazon Business $1.80 1 $1.80

Materials cost

$102.59

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$9.39

3rd party payment processing fee

$1.54

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$143.52

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$25.33

Total project goal

$168.85

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$168.85

2 Donors

-$168.85

Donations toward project cost

-$143.52

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$25.33

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$0.00

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Project Activity

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