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Ms. Sammis from Los Angeles CA is requesting Art Supplies through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Please Help My Students Make These Adorable Flower Pots!

Help me give my students these wonderful art supplies! I love doing art with my class but good supplies are expensive!

  • $189 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

Our school, which is a magnet school focusing on language arts and social justice, emphasizes the respect of self and others. This encompasses discipline and high expectations as well as activism and compassion. The kids know they will be Agents of Change and follow our school motto, "Be the change you want to see in the world."

We are classified as a "highest poverty" school and the kids at our school are brilliant and they deserve excellent educational resources.

Although my kids may lack financial resources, they have an incredible work ethic and desire to learn. We are a full Title I school; a vast majority of our students qualify for free or reduced-price lunches.

My students may lack the material privileges that other American children are fortunate to have, but they certainly make up for it with talent, fortitude, and sheer intelligence. We live in a world where our youth are simply not provided with enough quality resources to shine; your donation will make the dream of a bright future come true.

My Project

I love these sturdy collage pots for my students! They combine art with helping students become green! I have plenty of succulents in my garden that they can put in these adorable pots after they decorate them. Each pot is made of sturdy paper mache. They are perfect for me to teach them the art of collaging. They are a perfect gift for their mothers on Mother's Day or for any holiday! I still have my daughter's pot that she made when she was in elementary school! The other supplies can be used on these pots and also on future art class projects!

Ms. Sammis
Grades PreK-2
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
AA765 - Collage Pots - Set of 15 • Lakeshore Learning Materials $19.99 2 $39.98
CA115 - Mavalus® Stick Anywhere Tape Pack - Bright Colors • Lakeshore Learning Materials $19.99 1 $19.99
LL171 - Lakeshore Washable Ink Pads Set • Lakeshore Learning Materials $18.99 1 $18.99
RA392 - Easy-Stick Glitter Shapes - Class Pack • Lakeshore Learning Materials $16.99 1 $16.99
TS108 - Rainbow Scratch Paper • Lakeshore Learning Materials $9.99 1 $9.99
LC386 - People Colors® Jumbo Pencils • Lakeshore Learning Materials $8.99 1 $8.99
HL125 - Jumbo Colored Craft Sticks • Lakeshore Learning Materials $2.99 1 $2.99

Materials cost

$117.92

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$10.79

3rd party payment processing fee

$1.77

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$160.48

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$28.32

Total project goal

$188.80

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$188.80

2 Donors

-$157.00

Donations toward project cost

-$133.45

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$23.55

match offer

-$31.80

Match offer toward project cost

-$27.03

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$4.77

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$0.00

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Project Activity

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