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Ms. Hutchinson from Cleveland OH is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Reading for Art!

Help me give my students reading materials about the visual arts! With these new books and magazines, scholars will be able to strengthen English and language arts skills while also studying historic artists.

  • $434 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

Art offers skills that students will use for the duration of their educational career.

Pablo Picasso once said, "Every child is an artist- the problem is how to remain an artist once he grows up".

At our school we accomplish Picasso's lofty goal by enabling our scholars to be problem solvers and divergent thinkers. With these skill sets, our scholars can become life-long artists and learners.

My scholars face a number of challenges in their lives throughout their school year, though they still demonstrate perseverance. As an art teacher, I service every student in the building, ranging from preschool to eighth grade. Regardless of their age, my young artists continuously prove their drive to strengthen their own abilities. With state of the art materials, I am confident they will continue to grow!

My Project

By donating to this project, you are providing quality reading materials to my scholars. All of these reading samples are focused in the visual arts and can provide cross circular learning opportunities.

Our districts current focus is on strengthening each young learners literacy skills in every subject area.

These are life long skills that we hope to develop with each student, and it is that much easier when the reading materials are fun and current! Please help me bring these education resources to my classes.

I cannot thank you enough for considering our school, scholars, and art program!

Ms. Hutchinson
Grades 6-8
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Scholastic Art, Grades 7-12 (min. 10 subscriptions per order) • Scholastic Magazines and Book Clubs $8.99 25 $224.75
AR872 Mix Match Magnetic Wild Animals • Lakeshore Learning Materials $29.99 1 $29.99
68448-1009 - Suzette and the Puppy: A Story About Mary Cassatt (Hardcover) • Blick Art Materials $16.77 1 $16.77
68678-1001 - The Art Treasure Hunt • Blick Art Materials $14.95 1 $14.95
71151-1001 - Where is the Frog? - Hardcover • Blick Art Materials $14.95 1 $14.95

Materials cost

$301.41

Vendor shipping charges

$32.43

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$4.52

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$368.36

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$65.00

Total project goal

$433.36

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$433.36

8 Donors

-$287.64

Donations toward project cost

-$272.79

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$14.85

Matching donations from our partners

-$112.44

Match offers toward project cost

-$95.57

Match offers to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$16.87

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$33.29

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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Project Activity

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