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Mrs. Silva from Kahului HI is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Let's get our MINDSET!

My students need a variety of books and an opportunity to create art that will allow for a deeper understanding of their own self worth and resilience.

  • $200 goal

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My Students

It's a new school year with 23 new little active and excited kinders ready to take on the world. I am wanting to inspire these young minds to realize they "can Do it". Our school is Arts Intergrated in which they learn core content through a variety of art forms. I want these students to have a positive experience at the start of their educational journey and become inspired individuals with a strong foundation. Providing them with the resilience and confidence to believe in themselves and be kind to others is my role.

My Project

This project is to get my students to create a strong foundation in what is Mindset... to establish positive attitudes that they have control over to be KIND and what they do and think are powerful.

I want my students to be confident and have a strong self image, as well as to empower others to believe the same about themselves.

Teaching children to love themselves allows them to love others. Research shows children that have a strong mindset are more engaged and motivated, this is my goal for my students for their first year of school and for their futures.

The Growth Mindset Coach book for teachers will help me to design the lessons for my students to become successful. The mini canvas panels will allow them to create painting that reflect positive thinking and beauty.

Mrs. Silva
Grades PreK-2

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This project will reach 23 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
STARVAST Mini Canvas Panels 4 X 4" Pack Of 24, Cotton Stretched Canvas For Paintings Craft Small Acrylics Oil Projects • Amazon Business $26.89 1 $26.89
The Tale of Two Fishes: A Story about Resilient Thinking (Nurturing Emotional Resilience Storybooks) (Volume 2) • Amazon Business $14.95 1 $14.95
All Are Welcome • Amazon Business $14.13 1 $14.13
The Most Magnificent Thing • Amazon Business $13.56 1 $13.56
Your Fantastic Elastic Brain: Stretch It, Shape It • Amazon Business $12.66 1 $12.66
I Won't Give Up (Persistence Project) (Volume 2) • Amazon Business $10.99 1 $10.99
The Growth Mindset Coach: A Teacher's Month-by-Month Handbook for Empowering Students to Achieve • Amazon Business $10.84 1 $10.84
The Girl Who Never Made Mistakes • Amazon Business $10.78 1 $10.78
Not Yet • Amazon Business $9.86 1 $9.86
What If Everybody Said That? • Amazon Business $6.99 1 $6.99

Materials cost

$131.65

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$5.79

3rd party payment processing fee

$1.97

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$169.41

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$29.90

Total project goal

$199.31

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$199.31

6 Donors

-$199.31

Donations toward project cost

-$169.41

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$29.90

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$0.00

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