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Ms. Mackey from Atlantic Beach FL is requesting Art Supplies through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Ms. Mackey's Creative Class

Help me give my students the healing experience of Waldorf Education because every child deserves to express and calm them selves through art.

  • $384 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

I have been lucky enough to be with my class for three years. They are the kindest group of kids I have ever meet. They support each other like family and always want what is best for each other. They are artistic, creative, hardworking, and imaginative.

These students reflect the best of what the future has to offer.

They are problem solvers with optimism. They care about the earth and use their actions to prove it. I am so lucky to be their teacher.

My Project

Our class likes to connect our academics to art by expressing ourselves using watercolor and other forms of art. Watercolor is a calming experience for the students. It is a way for them to practice focus, mindfulness, and patience. They preserve when their art is "not perfect". They learn to quiet their minds.

It is just as important for students to experience beauty and joy in school as it is for them to learn to read and write.

In today's busy world it is important for students to experience soothing activities like art. All students even in public schools deserve to experience the healing of Waldorf Education.

Ms. Mackey
Grades 3-5

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This project will reach 17 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Watercolor Paint Jar Set with 6 Paint Jars (2 ounces) and Wooden Base • Amazon Business $29.84 5 $149.20
School Smart Jumbo Manila Tag Ruled Chart Paper, 36 x 24 Inches, Pack of 100 • Amazon Business $45.32 1 $45.32
S&S Worldwide PT3253 Liquid Watercolors, Grade:1 to 12, (Pack of 6) • Amazon Business $12.49 1 $12.49
AmazonBasics Letter Size Sheets Laminating Pouches 9 x 11.5in, 100-pack • Amazon Business $10.67 1 $10.67
Strathmore Paper 300 Series Watercolor Class Pack, Cold Press, 1 Pack, Original Versio, 24 Sheets • Amazon Business $10.49 1 $10.49
Pack of 250 Play Coin Set - Includes 10 Half-Dollars, 40 Quarters, 50 Dimes, 50 Nickels, 100 Pennies Fake Plastic Coins - Pretend Money - Great Teaching Tool, Prop, Kids Toy, 0.98 Inches in Diameter • Amazon Business $9.99 1 $9.99
Toopify 5ml Liquid Droppers Medicine Silicone and Plastic Pipettes Eye Dropper with Bulb Tip for Kids Kitchen Candy Making, 12Pack • Amazon Business $8.99 1 $8.99
Canson XL Series Watercolor Textured Paper Pad for Paint, Pencil, Ink, Charcoal, Pastel, and Acrylic, Fold Over, 140 Pound, 11 x 15 Inch, 30 Sheets (7022446) • Amazon Business $8.54 1 $8.54

Materials cost

$255.69

Vendor shipping charges

$36.50

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$3.84

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$326.03

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$57.53

Total project goal

$383.56

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$383.56

3 Donors

-$295.53

Donations toward project cost

-$283.53

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$12.00

match offer

-$50.00

Match offer toward project cost

-$42.50

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$7.50

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$38.03

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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Project Activity

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