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  • $142 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Mrs. Shaw
Grades PreK-2
More than three‑quarters of students from low‑income households
  • 3 donors
  • $0 still needed

Kindergartners love art!

The cost of these Art Supplies is $148, including shipping and <a target="new" href="http://www.donorschoose.org/html/fulfillment.htm" onclick="g_openWindow('http://www.donorschoose.org/html/fulfillment.htm', 300, 800, 'fulfillwindow');return false;">fulfillment</a>.

I am a kindergarten teacher in Charlotte, North Carolina. Our school has 700 students, with 73% percent receiving free and reduced-price lunches. Budget cuts have made it very hard to get art supplies in our school. This is a particular problem in kindergarten because so many of my academic units incorporate art projects. Without Donors Choose I would be unable to buy construction paper, paint and glue. The students are so excited in kindergarten to do different kinds of art projects--to make frogs and rainbow fish when we are studying underwater life, to create puppets to represent community helpers when we are studying being kind to one another, or just to make play dough alphabet letters to form words. Moreover, art is very beneficial for my non-English-speaking students: they are able to express themselves without needing words. Making art also helps students who have low motor skills. I appreciate your considering helping me to obtain these art materials. It will be exciting to once again have the materials needed to do our art projects.

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
12" x 18" Construction Paper - Red (10 packs) • Kaplan Early Learning Company $15.05 1 $15.05
JUMBO GLUE STICK BX20 • Nasco $12.24 2 $24.48
9" x 12" Construction Paper - White (10 packs) • Kaplan Early Learning Company $7.31 1 $7.31
9" x 12" Construction Paper - Orange (10 packs) • Kaplan Early Learning Company $7.31 1 $7.31
9" x 12" Construction Paper - Black (10 packs) • Kaplan Early Learning Company $7.31 1 $7.31
9" x 12" Construction Paper - Light Green (10 packs) • Kaplan Early Learning Company $7.31 1 $7.31
9" x 12" Construction Paper - Sky Blue (10 packs) • Kaplan Early Learning Company $7.31 1 $7.31
Paint Cakes 6 Assorted Colors • Kaplan Early Learning Company $5.12 4 $20.48

Materials cost

$96.56

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

3rd party payment processing fee

Fulfillment labor & materials

Total project cost

$115.83

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$25.43

Total project goal

$141.26

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$141.26

3 Donors

-$135.68

Donations toward project cost

-$116.50

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$19.18

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$6.39

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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3 donors3 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 21 students.

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