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Mrs. Miller-Ahmed from Milwaukee WI is requesting Art Supplies through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Paper, Paper, Tag Board

Help me give my students construction paper and tag board to make projects.

  • $462 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My pre-kindergarten through third-grade scientists attend a high-poverty school in Wisconsin. I am extremely fortunate to be their elementary science teacher, and I am the only science teacher in our district for this age group.

Our school has a science lab, and the students go two times a week to participate in hands-on activities that explore life, earth, and physical sciences.

They are also involved in STEM activities that explore science, technology, engineering, and mathematics. They are excited and eager to learn, and one day they may become scientists themselves.

My Project

We use a lot of paper in our STEM/Science Lab because we are always making projects. We use blue for our habitat dioramas and black for our solar system projects. We use the tag board to make ecology posters, the base for tube marble runs, and to draw out plans for our STEM projects. Many of these supplies are not available to our students and we do not have an art teacher. The only art experiences the students receive are with me in science class in which I integrate the arts into physical, life and earth sciences. We appreciate your support of our classroom and all we are trying to learn.

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

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
Pacon Super Heavyweight Tag Board - Manila - 100 Sheets - 150 lb. - 12 in. x 18 in. • Nasco $18.35 6 $110.10
Pacon Tru-Ray Sulphite Construction Paper - 76 lb. - 50 Sheets - 12 in. x 18 in. - Atomic Blue • Nasco $7.40 8 $59.20
Pacon SunWorks Construction Paper - Sky Blue - 18 in. x 24 in. • Nasco $6.30 8 $50.40
Pacon Tru-Ray Fade-Resistant Construction Paper - 12 in. x 18 in. - Black • Nasco $4.85 8 $38.80
Pacon Super Heavyweight Manila Tag Board - 9 in. x 12 in. - 100 sheets - 150 lb. • Nasco $9.08 2 $18.16
Pacon Tru-Ray Sulphite Construction Paper - 76 lb. - 50 Sheets - 9 in. x 12 in. - Atomic Blue • Nasco $4.05 4 $16.20
ManilaOak Tag Board - 9 in. x 12 in. - Pkg. of 100 • Nasco $5.90 2 $11.80
Pacon Tru-Ray Fade-Resistant Construction Paper - 9 in. x 12 in. - Sky Blue • Nasco $2.50 4 $10.00
Pacon Tru-Ray Fade-Resistant Construction Paper - 9 in. x 12 in. - Black • Nasco $2.50 4 $10.00

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