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  • $2,127 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Ms. Hall
Grades 6-8
Nearly all students from low‑income households
  • 2 donors
  • $0 still needed

Help Our Students Study Color Systems and Architecture

My students need sketchpads, color wheels, math journals, rulers and other color and architectural supplies for Experimental Color and Architectural Workshop Sessions.

My Students

A world without color? How dull, lifeless, and sad it would be to live in such a place! Did you know that certain colors evoke certain feelings from humans? Ever think about the design inspiration for some of our most prominent skyscrapers? Help! Our future designers and architects need exposure!

My students are a group of talented, inquisitive young thinkers in a Newark, New Jersey public school that love to discover, learn, and share new ideas.

Many of my 7th and 8th grade students live in the inner city and come from low-income backgrounds where resources are quite limited. My students enjoy learning through art and design. Their exposure to such a fulfilling study usually begins and ends at school. I would like to provide my students with the most enriching opportunities to ensure they are receiving the quality education that they all deserve.

My Project

I have received an offer from a special teacher from an architect. scholar to come in and share a multi-session workshop on Experimental Color and Architecture with our students. In order for our students to participate they require sketchpads, drawing pencils, color wheels, math journals and other color and architectural supplies. Many of my students have expressed their appreciation and enjoyment for art-related programming at our school. Due to budget cuts our school has not been able to provide art programs, as we would have liked to this year. In the Experimental Color and Architecture workshop, students will identify color systems and color samples, will learn about color interactions, will create their own compositions of color and will design their own structures. Having access to the supplies that are needed to participate in this enriching and exciting new workshop would serve as great encouragement to explore the arts.

Help our students gain exposure, knowledge, and practice in the world of color systems and architecture.

Providing enriching courses such as these enable our children to build on their character, independent study, and creative talents. Supporting a cause that allows students to have access to the materials they need in order to receive a well-rounded education is a lasting investment that is inspiring to our students and to us.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
SKETCH PAD NATURE 11X8.5 • School Specialty Inc. $10.44 20 $208.80
MATH JOURNAL SET OF 10 • School Specialty Inc. $28.49 2 $56.98
GENERALS DRAWING PENCIL ASSORTMENT PACK OF 144 • School Specialty Inc. $58.89 1 $58.89
RULER ARCHITECT SCALE 1:20/1:100 • School Specialty Inc. $3.79 20 $75.80
PENCIL PRISMACOLOR CLRD SET OF 24 • School Specialty Inc. $24.69 20 $493.80
COLOR WHEEL STUDENT 9-1/4 • School Specialty Inc. $5.98 20 $119.60
COLOR WHEEL CLASSROOM SIZE 26 • School Specialty Inc. $33.24 1 $33.24
SCISSORS 8IN FISKARS SOFTGRIP NON-STICK TITANIUM PACK OF 2 • School Specialty Inc. $18.99 10 $189.90
PRESENTATION BOARD- BLACK VALUE FOAM 48X36 -12-CS • School Specialty Inc. $77.89 2 $155.78
COLOR WHEEL INTERIOR DESIGN • School Specialty Inc. $5.79 20 $115.80
GLUE STICK ELMER'S SCHOOL NATURALS .21OZ PACK/30 • School Specialty Inc. $16.14 1 $16.14
GLUE STICKS 15 G REPOSTITIONABLE PACK OF 2 • School Specialty Inc. $2.84 1 $2.84
GLUE DOTS REMOVABLE ROLL PACK OF 200 • School Specialty Inc. $3.27 1 $3.27
GLUE DOTS POSTER DOT N' GO DISPENSER • School Specialty Inc. $4.27 1 $4.27
GENERALS DRAWING PENCIL ASSORTMENT PACK OF 144 • School Specialty Inc. $58.89 1 $58.89

Materials cost

$1,594.00

Vendor shipping charges

$159.40

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$23.91

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$1,807.31

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$318.94

Total project goal

$2,126.25

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$2,126.25

2 Donors

-$2,126.25

Donations toward project cost

-$1,807.31

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$318.94

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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This project will reach 20 students.

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