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Ms. Leyton from Seattle WA is requesting Art Supplies through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Help Our Students Make Craft Kits for Children's Hospital Patients

Help me give my students Prang Master Pack of Crayons, Peel N Stick Mosaic Coaster Kit, Elmer''s Glue-All and HP 63XL Tri-color High Yield Original Ink Cartridge so we can make craft kits for patients at Children's Hospital.

  • $433 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

Our class is a life skills transition class for students who have developmental delays and autism. Our students are between the ages of 18 and 21 and are working on skills to help them in their lives after high school. Our students' disabilities affect their cognitive skills, fine motor skills and ability to follow directions.

Our students' disabilities impact their ability to perform vocational tasks.

We focus on teaching them skills that will strengthen their vocational skills and will hopefully help lead to success in the workplace. Our class is in a large, urban, public high school. Many of my students are on free or reduced lunch. My students have varying degrees of cognitive delays.

Our students learn a combination of communication, independent living, vocational/employment and social/leisure/recreation skills both in our classroom and in the community. We are creating life-long learning opportunities for our students to succeed in their futures. They need supports throughout their day in order to succeed.

My Project

Our students make craft kits for the patients at Seattle's Children's Hospital. Making these craft kits requires our students to practice their skills of following directions, cutting, reading and interacting with others. Our students will make craft kits out of the String Art Kit, Scratch-Art Scratch-Lite Kit, The Ancient Art of Origami Kit and the Peel N Stick Mosaic Coaster Kit. The Crayola Colored Pencil Set and the Prang Master Pack of Crayons will give our students the practice sorting the crayons and pencils for the patients.

These projects will give our students the opportunity to practice their vocational skills while creating crafts for the patients at Seattle Children's Hospital.

The students make the kits with varying levels of support and prompts. These kits give the patients and families of Seattle Children's Hospital the opportunity to be creative and find some happiness throughout the day. These craft kit components will benefit many in our community.

Ms. Leyton
Grades 9-12
More than a third of students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
20110-8009-Prang Master Pack of Crayons - Pack of 800, 8 Colors • Blick Art Materials $44.32 1 $44.32
23886-1003-Elmer''s Glue-All - 1.25 oz • Blick Art Materials $1.00 40 $40.00
HP 63XL Tri-color High Yield Original Ink Cartridge (F6U63AN) for HP Deskjet 1112 2130 2132 3630 3632 3633 3634 3636 3637 HP ENVY 4512 4513 4520 4523 4524 HP Officejet 3830 3831 3833 4650 4652 4654 4655 • Amazon Business $37.89 1 $37.89
61924-1001-Peel N Stick Mosaic Coaster Kit - Set of 12 • Blick Art Materials $35.99 1 $35.99
20519-1109-Crayola Colored Pencil Set - Assorted Colors, Classpack of 240 • Blick Art Materials $35.83 1 $35.83
71255-1006-Walter Foster Color-By-Numbers Book - Mandalas, Paperback • Blick Art Materials $13.56 2 $27.12
03162-1001-String Art Kit • Blick Art Materials $16.75 1 $16.75
61426-1012-Roylco Weaving Baskets Class Pack - Pkg of 12 • Blick Art Materials $11.41 1 $11.41
11245-0009-The Ancient Art of Origami Kit • Blick Art Materials $10.88 1 $10.88
62985-1180-Darice Hemp Twine - 170 lb, 210 ft • Blick Art Materials $10.68 1 $10.68
13512-1001-Scratch-Art Scratch-Lite Kit - 8" x 9-3/4", Pkg of 10 • Blick Art Materials $9.28 1 $9.28
60793-1001-Glass Pony Beads - Assorted, 1 lb bag • Blick Art Materials $7.99 1 $7.99
63100-1009-Creativity Street Embroidery Floss - Assorted Colors, Set of 24 Skeins • Blick Art Materials $5.91 1 $5.91
60794-1005-Luster E Beads - Assorted, 8 oz bag • Blick Art Materials $4.79 1 $4.79
60772-1020-Pony Beads - Pkg of 1000, Multicolor, Opaque • Blick Art Materials $4.39 1 $4.39
60616-1025-Nylon Jewelry Cord - 25 yards, White • Blick Art Materials $3.19 1 $3.19

Materials cost

$306.42

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$26.81

3rd party payment processing fee

$4.60

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$367.83

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$64.91

Total project goal

$432.74

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$432.74

7 Donors

-$341.36

Donations toward project cost

-$290.16

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$51.20

match offer

-$91.38

Match offer toward project cost

-$77.67

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$13.71

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$0.00

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Project Activity

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