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Ms. Cooper from Rego Park NY is requesting Classroom Basics through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Sassy Sketchbooks

Help me give my students sketchbooks for art class that will hold all of their drawings and lesson handouts.

  • $541 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

Our school proudly represents an international community that speaks many languages and represents many cultures. Our multicultural mosaic gives our school a global perspective with high expectations for academic success. The students are highly motivated; the families of these children expect a guarantee of success. To assure the children's academic success, it is vital to provide only the best resources possible.

Students can only achieve if they have the necessary tools to do so.

The families of our children have sacrificed much to be in this country and the children hope to fulfill their families' dreams for success. For that reason, we try to bring the best resources to our students in the hopes of realizing high expectations that will lay a foundation for future opportunities.

My Project

When students have a sketchbook full of their creative ideas, they are better able to grow as artists. The sketchbooks will hold all of my students' drawings and lesson handouts. Having a place to store all of their lesson handouts throughout the year, will help my students retain the skills and information from each unit and allow them to look back on prior techniques that they can use going forward. Doubling this resource as a sketchbook will allow them to track their artistic growth by reflecting on their sketches as the year progresses. The art room can be a messy place with many materials and classes rotating in and out throughout the day. The requested supplies will be a very valuable addition to the art room's organization and a solid resource for students.

Ms. Cooper
Grades 3-5
More than a third of students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
PAPER COMP BOOK SOFT 8.5X7 RULED SCHOOL SMART 48 SHTS • School Specialty $0.55 700 $385.00

Materials cost

$385.00

Vendor shipping charges

$38.50

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$5.78

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$459.28

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$81.05

Total project goal

$540.33

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$540.33

10 Donors

-$378.26

Donations toward project cost

-$329.02

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$49.24

match offer

-$153.25

Match offer toward project cost

-$130.26

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$22.99

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$8.82

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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