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Ms. Chugg from Tampa FL is requesting Supplies through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Seeing Is Believing...

My students need need basic drawing materials and drawing boards, along with drawing books and resources.

  • $238 goal

This project expired on September 13, 2011.

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

"Draw what you see"...this is my mantra for my Art students...learning how to draw what they see inside and in their natural surroundings is essential in developing skills and talent.

I have over 700 hundred students in a low socio-economic, title one, INNER-CITY elementary school.

Students value the ability to draw and have a strong desire to learn the skills necessary to draw. Supplies get used rapidly. A little has to go a long way.

My Project

I envision my students being able to take a drawing board, paper, drawing pencils, and erasers outside and begin learning how to draw things that they see every day. They will be able to practice this on their own as well as during several classes throughout the year to gain skill progressively. Therefore students will learn to draw what they see using the elements and principles of art. Eye and hand coordination will improve and students will be able to train their eye in capturing realistic subject matter.

Students will gain skill and confidence.

Self-esteem will rise because of skills and talent developed. Students will be prepared for middle school art classes if they so desire. Students can also transfer skills to other disciplines by persevering until they master certain basic skills.

Ms. Chugg
Grades 3-5
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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7 donors7 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 700 students.

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
SKETCH & DRAW BOARDS 12X18 • Sax Arts & Crafts, Inc $2.26 20 $45.20
BOOK GETTING TO KNOW O'KEEFFE • Sax Arts & Crafts, Inc $5.69 1 $5.69
BOOK DAILY WARM-UPS ART • Sax Arts & Crafts, Inc $16.20 1 $16.20
BOOK ART JOURNAL TOPICS • Sax Arts & Crafts, Inc $5.96 1 $5.96
GENERALS CHARCOAL PENCIL SET • Sax Arts & Crafts, Inc $4.61 4 $18.44
BOOK MAKE IT POP • Sax Arts & Crafts, Inc $12.79 1 $12.79
BOOK 123 HOW TO DRAW WILD ANIMALS • Sax Arts & Crafts, Inc $7.67 1 $7.67
BOOK 123 HOW TO DRAW PETS AND FARM ANIMALS • Sax Arts & Crafts, Inc $7.67 1 $7.67
BOOK 123 HOW TO DRAW KNIGHTS- CASTLES AND DRAGONS • Sax Arts & Crafts, Inc $7.67 1 $7.67
BOOK PICTURE THIS • Sax Arts & Crafts, Inc $11.05 1 $11.05
BOOK MAKING BOOKS THAT FLY FOLDWRAP • Sax Arts & Crafts, Inc $11.08 1 $11.08

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