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Mrs. McFarland from Pleasant Plains AR is requesting Art Supplies through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Illustrating With Highest Marks

Help me give my students the markers they need to create, letter, and outline their hand drawn designs and illustrations.

  • $224 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

The majority of students in our school come from a low-income area. Our school has received a grant for free breakfasts and lunches for all students. We are a rural school with students who have a limited exposure to the world beyond our small community.

Students need collaborative spaces to be able to engage in critical thinking and problem-solving​ activities together.

In these collaborative groups, my students learn how to communicate effectively and solve problems creatively. I want my students to be well-prepared for college and career opportunities. The more I prepare them for the future, the better our future looks.

My Project

My students need markers to color and outline their drawings and create unique lettering when designing and illustrating. The markers help them take their designs from an idea to an amazing illustration. Unfortunately, markers cost more money than my budget allows or my students are able to afford.

Help us illustrate with highest marks utilizing new high quality markers!

My students have done a great job illustrating with limited colors and lower quality markers. I know that my students designs and illustrations will reach a new level with better quality markers. Help my students enhance their creative illustrations with new markers!

Mrs. McFarland
Grades 9-12
More than half of students from low‑income households

This project will reach 101 students.

2 donors have given to this project.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
21252-1019 - Crayola Super Tips Washable Marker Set - Assorted Colors, Fine Line, Set of 100 • Blick Art Materials $16.14 5 $80.70
21316-1001 - Sharpie Be Bold Lettering Kit • Blick Art Materials $8.23 5 $41.15
00845-1729 - Staedtler Duo Tip Markers - Set of 72 • Blick Art Materials $24.12 1 $24.12

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