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Mrs. M. from Wilmington CA is requesting Art Supplies through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Paper to Paint On!

Help me give my students art paper and basic art materials to create awesome new projects!

  • $299 goal

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My Students

Our school is a Title I school in California where 100 percent of our students receive free breakfast and lunch. A high percentage of our students come from homes where English is a second language. My students are hard-working and eager to learn. They are very active learners who look forward to a challenge and persevere through it all. They take our school motto to heart - "Anyone can be good, but awesome takes practice!" They come to school each day ready to learn and they always try their best.

My Project

My students love art! Each week they look forward to art time when they have the opportunity to express their feelings and develop their creative side through art.

The students need quality art paper to paint and create their original masterpieces on!

The paper we use now is plain construction paper that is not made to withstand water and paints. The students often spend much of their time and creativity on a project only to have the paper tear or warp if water or paint soaks through it. They need strong and sturdy paper that is specifically designed for art projects.

The students also need some basic supplies that are commonly used during art time and need to be replenished for future projects.

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

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At this school, more than 50% of students are Black, Latino, and/or Native American, and more than 50% come from low-income households. Learn how your donation to this school supports a more equitable education.

This project will reach 24 students.

3 donors have given to this project.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
10081-1023 - Canson Watercolor Papers - 9" x 12", 500 Sheets • Blick Art Materials $75.27 1 $75.27
14020-1006 - Richeson Drawing Paper Pack - 12" x 18", 100 lb, 400 Sheets • Blick Art Materials $44.08 1 $44.08
14020-1003 - Richeson Drawing Paper Pack - 9" x 12", 100 lb, 700 Sheets • Blick Art Materials $37.76 1 $37.76
21316-2026 - Sharpie Fine Point Marker Set - Class Pack, Set of 36, Black • Blick Art Materials $32.36 1 $32.36
20013-1009 - Sakura Cray-Pas Junior Artist Oil Pastel - White, Box of 12 • Blick Art Materials $2.10 3 $6.30
20013-2009 - Sakura Cray-Pas Junior Artist Oil Pastel - Black, Box of 12 • Blick Art Materials $2.10 3 $6.30

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