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Ms. Pollack from Gilbert AZ is requesting Classroom Basics through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Our Artist Area

Help me give my students a real artist studio complete with easels, drying racks, and all the painting materials they need to help their creativity come alive!

  • $730 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

I have students from many different cultures in our classroom as we learn about different countries, continents, and cultures, they love to explore the artwork that comes from all over the world.

Art is so unique from culture to culture and it's something we celebrate in our Kindergarten classroom!

My Project

My students love to express themselves in full color. We would love an Artist Area of our classroom where the children have everything they need to explore color, form, space, shape, texture, and value. In our Kindergarten classroom we learn the names of all of the colors, explore art history, and learn about famous artists from around the world. Now I would like to give them the chance to let their imaginations come alive as they create their own masterpieces!

With your help, our Artist Area will give children the opportunity to explore and refine their fine motor skills and make creative decisions while they create beautiful paintings to grace their classroom, school, homes, and communities.

They will be able to choose which materials and mediums they would like to work with and draw their inspiration from our Artist of the Month.

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This project will reach 25 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
LC685 Lakeshore DoubleSpace Mobile Drying Rack Natural Color • Lakeshore Learning Materials $189.00 1 $189.00
LA949 Lakeshore HeavyDuty Hardwood Easel • Lakeshore Learning Materials $189.00 1 $189.00
TA5314 Watercolor Paper • Lakeshore Learning Materials $19.99 3 $59.97
BS525Z Washable Watercolor Set Set of 12 • Lakeshore Learning Materials $32.99 1 $32.99
EV214 Brilliant Dot Art Painters Set of 6 • Lakeshore Learning Materials $15.99 2 $31.98
LC987 Newsprint Easel Paper 16 x 17 12 • Lakeshore Learning Materials $8.99 2 $17.98
CG586 SuperLightweight Adjustable Vinyl Paint Apron Yellow • Lakeshore Learning Materials $5.99 2 $11.98
LK936 Economy Paintbrush Assortment Set of 24 • Lakeshore Learning Materials $9.99 1 $9.99

Materials cost

$542.89

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$38.82

3rd party payment processing fee

$8.14

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$619.85

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$109.39

Total project goal

$729.24

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$729.24

2 Donors

-$706.08

Donations toward project cost

-$619.85

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$86.23

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$23.16

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$0.00

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