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Ms. Sanchez from Brooklyn NY is requesting Supplies through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Second Grade Artists and Writers Need Materials

My students need paint, paint brushes, sketch books and other art materials to work on classroom projects.

  • $452 goal

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My Students

I have a long list of classroom projects that I want to do with my second graders, but we need the materials to be able to do them. This year, my students will be writing many books and creating art projects that will be exhibited in the classroom and throughout the school.

I teach second grade in a dual language program in Brooklyn.

The kids in my class are a wonderful mix of monolingual and bilingual students, who are learning about their own cultures, families, and communities while learning Spanish! They are truly amazing and inspiring.

My Project

I need a paper trimmer to cut out paper art projects and to help finish the books that my students are writing. Also, I would like to have paper for collages, paint and brushes, and one sketchbook for each of my second graders. I want to make sure that art has an important place in my curriculum. For example, we are currently learning about New York City. We are visiting various local places and talking about the history of the city. It would be great if my students could use their sketchbooks and art materials to create art projects about the amazing places that we visit. I also would like them to create group collages that represent some of the things that they have learned about the history, geography, and cultural diversity of the city.

I believe that it is important to foster my students' creativity.

Having the right materials will help me create art projects to support all content areas and that my second graders can share with their families and the larger community.

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Ms. Sanchez
Grades PreK-2
More than a third of students from low‑income households

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This project will reach 31 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
X-ACTO Heavy-Duty Wood Trimmer 24" • Quill.com $143.99 1 $143.99
Tru-Rite Sketch Books 9x12" • Quill.com $3.86 32 $123.52
Crayola Washable Tempera Paint Assorted Colors, 16-oz. • Quill.com $46.79 1 $46.79
Diecuts With A View All Occasion Glitter Paper Stack 12" x 12"-42 Sheets • Quill.com $17.99 1 $17.99
Paint Brush, Round White Bristle, 1/8", Size 1, 6/pkg • Quill.com $1.61 10 $16.10

Materials cost

$348.39

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$5.23

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$383.62

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$67.70

Total project goal

$451.32

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$451.32

3 Donors

-$113.00

Donations toward project cost

-$96.05

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$16.95

Matching donations from our partners

-$338.32

Match offers toward project cost

-$287.57

Match offers to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$50.75

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$0.00

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