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Mrs. Ballenger from Cincinnati OH is requesting Art Supplies through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Preschool Art Supplies

Help me give my students Easy Learn Scissors, Trace-n-Draw Projector, and more to learn basic fine motor skills through art work!

  • $181 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

This year the majority of my students are encountering their first time in a school setting. They are coming from a low-income area of Ohio. They need a lot of one-on-one help, as they are three to five years old, and some with learning disabilities.

My students are very energetic and eager to learn, and they have a lot of fun doing it!

With every lesson taught, the students are expanding their minds. I have many students that will be going on to kindergarten next year, and I plan to have them equipped with all the skills that they need to be successful in their academic career.

My Project

Thank you for your consideration in donating to my project.

Art supplies run out so quickly in a preschool classroom; with these materials I will be able to keep my classroom supplied for nearly the whole year.

My group of students this year LOVE the art area. It is hard to keep it stocked with all the sequins, buttons, eye balls, etc that they like to use on their wonderful art work.

A lot of my students are 3 this year and have very little fine motor skills. Practicing cutting, sticking stickers, gluing sequins all help strengthen their small hands prepping them to be able to write letters and be successful Kindergartners in the years to come.

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

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
PP847 - Trace-N-Draw Projector • Lakeshore Learning Materials $29.99 1 $29.99
TS281 - Easy-Squeeze Scissors • Lakeshore Learning Materials $2.79 6 $16.74
FF534 - Tissue Paper Squares • Lakeshore Learning Materials $12.99 1 $12.99
XB858 - Glitter Pom-Poms • Lakeshore Learning Materials $12.99 1 $12.99
RE384 - Fancy Pipe Stems • Lakeshore Learning Materials $10.99 1 $10.99
TA4109 - Manila Drawing Paper - 9" x 12" • Lakeshore Learning Materials $8.99 1 $8.99
RA391 - Easy-Stick Glitter Shapes - Set of 600 • Lakeshore Learning Materials $8.99 1 $8.99
BY453 - Colored Wiggly Eyes - Set of 300 • Lakeshore Learning Materials $6.99 1 $6.99
TS108 - Rainbow Scratch Paper • Lakeshore Learning Materials $6.99 1 $6.99
KW5850 - Art Tissue Paper - Pack of 20 Sheets • Lakeshore Learning Materials $3.79 1 $3.79
DW2990 - Jumbo Craft Sticks • Lakeshore Learning Materials $2.19 1 $2.19

Materials cost

$121.64

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$1.82

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$153.46

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$27.08

Total project goal

$180.54

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$180.54

1 Donor

-$91.00

Donations toward project cost

-$77.35

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$13.65

match offer

-$89.54

Match offer toward project cost

-$76.11

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$13.43

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$0.00

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