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Ms. Solis from Brownsville TX is requesting Art Supplies through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Learning Through Art!

Help me give my students art supplies such as paint, Twisteez, brushes, wiggle eyes, glitter, card stock, and other materials to be able to express themselves through art.

  • $427 goal

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My Students

Nearly all of the students in my classroom are from low-income households and thus face many challenges. I currently teach a diverse group of individuals with so much potential. Most of my students have learning challenges due to the fact that they are English language learners and have learning difficulties such as dyslexia, LD, ADHD, ADD, ED, Austism, Deaf, or Speech impediments.

Although my students face many challenges they are creative, thoughtful, full of questions, and most importantly eager to learn.

They are also loving, caring, and best of all respectful. My students love hands-on, active, engaging projects and challenges that allow them to think outside the box. Each day I am welcomed with bright smiles, and happy attitudes. They come prepared to learn new things and take brave chances in order to grow both personally and academically. They are without a doubt my inspiration.They have made me want to become a better teacher.

My Project

Art is an excellent way to help students bring out their creativeness. It helps with their tactile learning. I chose to ask for art supplies such as paint, paint brushed, card stock paper, googly eyes, and more to help achieve my students creative side. My students enjoy expressing themselves by drawing, coloring, sculpting, and painting. It is with these supplies that their projects will come to life. I hope to inspire my students to observe closely, and think critically through art. I believe ART helps children learn how to observe and translate their thoughts. Please help me achieve this goal.

Their creativity will be show cased not only in the classroom but around the school where other students and parents can enjoy them.

Ms. Solis
Grades 3-5
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
00673-0069 - Chromacryl Acrylic Essentials - Primary Colors, Set of 6, Half gallons • Blick Art Materials $89.59 1 $89.59
33407-1009 - Twisteez - Box of 200, 500 ft, Bulk Pack • Blick Art Materials $28.98 2 $57.96
13524-1030 - Scratch Art Clear-Scratch Films - 8" x 9-3/4", Pkg of 30 • Blick Art Materials $18.91 2 $37.82
13105-0629 - Pacon Railroad Board - 22" x 28" x 6 Ply, Assorted, 25 Sheets • Blick Art Materials $17.45 2 $34.90
00673-3069 - Chromacryl Acrylic Essentials - Secondary Colors, Set of 6, Pints • Blick Art Materials $29.96 1 $29.96
06032-1009 - Richeson Slightly Imperfect Assorted Brush Set - Set of 42 • Blick Art Materials $20.76 1 $20.76
61417-1009 - Spectra Sparkling Glitter - 4 oz, Set of 6 Jars, Assorted Colors • Blick Art Materials $20.20 1 $20.20
61461-0500 - Creativity Street Wiggle Eyes - Assorted Colors and Sizes, Pkg of 500 • Blick Art Materials $13.45 1 $13.45
19996-1008 - Spectrum Noir Sparkle Glitter Brush Pens - Vintage Home, Set of 3 • Blick Art Materials $12.63 1 $12.63
11319-1011 - Pacon Card Stock - Bright Colors, 8-1/2" x 11", Pkg of 100 • Blick Art Materials $9.93 1 $9.93

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