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Mrs. Vautrot from Branch LA is requesting Supplies through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Painting with a Twist.

My students need paint and brushes for our Arts and Crafts Activities.

  • $171 goal

This project expired on September 19, 2014.

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My students love to express themselves through art. I enjoy to hear them explain what their painting is and to see the oral language that is being developed through art.

Our Eagle Pride shines through our 260 kids from Pre-K to 8th grade.

We have a unique population of students, because we meet them in Pre-K at 4 years old and say good bye to them after the 8th grade at 14 years old. Our school is a large family and we do our best to make a difference in each and every child. We are located in the middle of several crawfish ponds and rice fields. So we are not surprised that our students come to school in rubber boots.

My Project

Students in Kindergarten need several different strategies to express themselves. We will use our supplies as a center for students to create responses to books, feelings, and paint masterpieces. Learning to hold a paint brush can prepare a child to hold a pencil. At this age we are still developing fine motor skills. What kid does not like to paint? What parent does not like to see the paintings a 5 year old brings home?

When learning is fun, it will continue forever!

My goal is to make learning so exciting in my classroom that my students will be excited to come to school and learn new things daily. My arts and crafts center builds self esteem and creates life long learners!

Mrs. Vautrot
Grades PreK-2
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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1 donor1 donor has given to this project.

This project will reach 31 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
PX2128RD - Lakeshore Fully Washable Liquid Tempera Paint - 1 Gallon - Red • Lakeshore Learning Materials $14.99 1 $14.99
PX2128GR - Lakeshore Fully Washable Liquid Tempera Paint - 1 Gallon - Green • Lakeshore Learning Materials $14.99 1 $14.99
PX2128YE - Lakeshore Fully Washable Liquid Tempera Paint - 1 Gallon - Yellow • Lakeshore Learning Materials $14.99 1 $14.99
PX2128BU - Lakeshore Fully Washable Liquid Tempera Paint - 1 Gallon - Blue • Lakeshore Learning Materials $14.99 1 $14.99
LC195 - Paint Pump • Lakeshore Learning Materials $2.99 4 $11.96
LA820X - Lakeshore No-Spill Paint Cups - 10-Color Set • Lakeshore Learning Materials $10.99 1 $10.99
RA166 - Natural-Bristle Paintbrushes - 10-Color Set • Lakeshore Learning Materials $6.99 3 $20.97

Materials cost

$103.88

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$9.09

3rd party payment processing fee

$1.56

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$144.53

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$25.51

Total project goal

$170.04

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$170.04

1 Donor

-$170.04

Donations toward project cost

-$144.53

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$25.51

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$0.00

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