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Ms. Bowers from Boise ID is requesting Art Supplies through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Pioneering Young Artists

Help me give my students access to artist supplies (like twistable crayons, oil pastels, paint brushes, and more) and materials necessary to provide opportunities for arts integration throughout this school year and stools on which to sit.

  • $1,176 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

I have the privilege of teaching second grade at one of the most amazing schools in Idaho. We are a school of choice with an emphasis in arts integration. Students come from a variety of area neighborhoods to attend our school.

My students are fun, creative, eager and full of curiosity.

Integrating arts into our curriculum provides opportunity for my students to deepen critical thinking, collaborate with one another, and explore their inner creativity. It's amazing to watch these young artists at work.

My Project

My students attend an arts-integrated school. However, because of funding, purchasing art supplies such as modeling clay, poster board, a variety of paints for specific projects is not always possible.

These basic art supplies and tools will be used by students daily as they create a wide variety of art projects designed to deepen their understanding of subject matter.

My students incorporate a variety of art mediums throughout our lessons. I am requesting pompoms, hot glue sticks, glitter, a supply of paints, brushes, speciality papers, coloring tools, among other specific materials to create art projects. The two stools will provide additional seating to enable me to create additional workstations for students to work on projects around the classroom.

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This project will reach 25 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Poly and Bark Trattoria 18" Stool in Aqua (Set of 4) • Amazon Business $93.94 2 $187.88
Crayola Bulk Paint Brushes, 36ct Classpack, Brush Set, Great for Kids • Amazon Business $33.63 3 $100.89
Crayola Twistables Mini Crayons 24 ea (Pack of 12) • Amazon Business $44.89 2 $89.78
Crayola Twistables Colored Pencils, No Sharpening Needed, 12 Count (Pack of 6) Total 72 Pencils • Amazon Business $19.25 4 $77.00
Sakura XEP16 16-Piece Cray-Pas Junior Artist Assorted Color Oil Pastel Set • Amazon Business $2.63 25 $65.75
Sargent Art 22-6010 10-Count 8-Ounce Watercolor Magic Set • Amazon Business $38.29 1 $38.29
Pacon PAC5460 4-Ply Railroad Board, White, 22" x 28", 100 Sheets • Amazon Business $37.01 1 $37.01
Crayola Model Magic Bulk, Clay Alternative, 75 Count Classpack, Assorted Colors • Amazon Business $35.76 1 $35.76
Dixon Ticonderoga Woodcase Pencils TWO Boxes of 96, 192 Pencils Total (13872SP) • Amazon Business $29.49 1 $29.49
Kids Scissors 5" - 12 Pack - School Pack Of Scissors For Kids age 3 and up, Assorted Colors (Pointed Tip) • Amazon Business $13.79 2 $27.58
Apple Barrel Acrylic Paint Set, 18 Piece (2-Ounce), PROMOABI Assorted Colors I • Amazon Business $26.32 1 $26.32
Elmer's Disappearing Purple School Glue, Washable, 30 Pack, 0.24-ounce sticks • Amazon Business $8.64 3 $25.92
Embellish Crystal Clear Hard Plastic 5oz Dessert Cups/Tumblers 200 Dessert Cups Total • Amazon Business $22.95 1 $22.95
Artlicious - 1" Foam Paint Brush Value Pack of 50 • Amazon Business $9.99 2 $19.98
Apple Barrel Acrylic Paint Set, 18 Piece (2 Ounce), PROMOABII Best Selling Colors II • Amazon Business $17.82 1 $17.82
Art Advantage Rice Paper 100 sheets-Pack • Amazon Business $15.99 1 $15.99
Mini Hot Glue Gun Sticks (Huge Bulk Pack of 200) 4" and 0.27 Diameter - Compatible with Most Glue Guns • Amazon Business $14.49 1 $14.49
Aleenes All Purpose Tacky Adhesive Spray, 11-Ounce • Amazon Business $5.97 2 $11.94
DECORA 20mm Round Wiggle Googly Eyes with Self-adhesive Peel and Stick Pack of 500 Pieces • Amazon Business $9.99 1 $9.99
Avery : Easy Peel Address Labels for Inkjet Printer, 1 x 2-5/8, White, 750 per Pack -:- Sold as 2 Packs of - 750 - / - Total of 1500 Each • Amazon Business $8.68 1 $8.68
Glitter Variety Pack 6oz (170 g) • Amazon Business $8.45 1 $8.45
Blulu Pompoms for Craft Making and Hobby Supplies, 500 Pieces, 1.2 cm/ 0.5 Inch (White) • Amazon Business $7.99 1 $7.99
Sharpie 1829201 Metallic Permanent Markers, Fine Point, Assorted Colors, 6-Count • Amazon Business $7.63 1 $7.63
Sulyn Royal Blue-Purple Glitter Jar, 4 ounces, Non-Toxic, Reusable Jar with Removable Easy to Use Shaker Top, Multiple Slot Openings for Easy Dispensing and Mess Reduction, SUL51127 • Amazon Business $4.96 1 $4.96
Sulyn Black Glitter Jar, 4 ounces, Non-Toxic, Reusable Jar with Easy to Use Shaker Top, Multiple Slot Openings for Easy Dispensing and Mess Reduction, SUL51128 • Amazon Business $4.66 1 $4.66
Pacon Spectra Glitter Sparkling Crystals, Clear, 4-Ounce Jar (91830) • Amazon Business $3.99 1 $3.99

Materials cost

$901.19

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$54.52

3rd party payment processing fee

$13.52

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$999.23

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$176.33

Total project goal

$1,175.56

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$1,175.56

1 Donor

-$1,175.56

Donations toward project cost

-$999.23

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$176.33

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$0.00

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