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Ms.Tanedo

Middle School, Music Teacher

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This teacher needs your help!

Mr. Jefferson from Seattle WA is requesting art supplies through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

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Please Help My Students Get Ceramic Banding Wheels.

Help me give my students ceramic banding wheels to create their amazing ceramic art work!

  • $554 goal

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Celebrate Black Teachers and Students

This project is part of the Black History Month celebration because it supports a Black teacher or a school where the majority of the students are Black.

My Students

My students are some of the most amazing young people on this planet. However, many come to school uninterested in the institution of school. I have found that the arts and ceramics, in particular, can be the hook that gets young people excited about school. Art is the hammer that shapes our reality.

Many of my students come from extreme poverty.

My students come from diverse backgrounds. I have found that once my students are given a chance and a hook that gets them involved, they can do anything.

My Project

My students need ceramic banding wheels to create amazing ceramic art! Many of our ceramic banding wheels are broken and in poor working order. When students have to use broken equipment it makes them think less of themselves. When my students are able to use new equipment in good working order it makes them feel valued.

A positive ceramic art experience can change my students outlook on life!

I have seen how a positive ceramic art experience can give my students confidence and pride at how they view their lives. Please help to be a change maker in my students lives.

Mr. Jefferson
Grades 9-12

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
30260-1007 - Shimpo Banding Wheel - 7-1/2" x 2-3/4" • Blick Art Materials $49.91 8 $399.28

Materials cost

$399.28

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

Sales tax

$34.94

3rd party payment processing fee

$5.99

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$470.21

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$82.98

Total project goal

$553.19

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$553.19

6 Donors

-$309.68

Donations toward project cost

-$270.73

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$38.95

match offer

-$234.68

Match offer toward project cost

-$199.48

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$35.20

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$8.83

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$0.00

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