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Mrs. Neal from San Jose CA is requesting Art Supplies through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Science Concepts Through Art!

My students need paint cakes, chalk pastels and crayons to engage my students in science.

  • $410 goal

This project expired on July 12, 2018.

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My students are energetic, enthusiastic, hilarious balls of excitement. Our school is near the bustling downtown center. Our school serves 90 percent low-income students of color, with a three percent population of homeless students.

My students are always ready to come to school and are fascinated with learning about the world around them.

I feel so lucky to be able to help my students along in their growth. Their joy for learning keeps be coming back everyday and keeps me perusing my work in education.

My Project

This school year we are working on exploring and deepening our scientific knowledge through hands on arts integration. My very active class is very, very into both science and art, and they are a perfect pair together.

This year we have been solidifying our understanding of science concepts through creating art works that have scientific accuracy.

With this project, we will be creating models of pollinators and plants that need pollinators to reproduce. Paint and crayons will help us design plants that create pollen, while the chalk pastels will help us model how pollen is collected by pollinators in gardens.

Mrs. Neal
Grades PreK-2
More than half of students from low‑income households

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10 donors10 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 32 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
00001-0069-Blick Tempera Cakes - Cakes in Plastic Palette, Set of 6 cakes • Blick Art Materials $6.79 20 $135.80
21930-1144-Sargent Art Square Chalk Pastels - Assorted Colors, Set of 144 • Blick Art Materials $41.33 2 $82.66
20117-4009-Crayola Construction Paper Crayons Classpack - Set of 400, 16 Colors • Blick Art Materials $44.88 1 $44.88

Materials cost

$263.34

Vendor shipping charges

$26.33

State sales tax

$24.10

3rd party payment processing fee

$3.95

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$347.72

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$61.36

Total project goal

$409.08

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$409.08

10 Donors

-$409.08

Donations toward project cost

-$347.72

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$61.36

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$0.00

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