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Ms. Kaplan from Corona NY is requesting Art Supplies through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Sew What's Next?

Help me give my students yarn and embroidery string for fun art projects!

  • $170 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My students are really lovely kids—hardworking, funny, and bright. They live in a very disadvantaged community, where resources are scarce and teachers have to work really hard to acquire supplies and plan enrichment activities.

My students do their best to comply with all that we require of them, which means a large amount of test prep and a small amount of recess.

As their teacher, I owe it to them to try to bring fun and creativity to our school year to the best of my ability.

Many of my students have special needs, ranging from learning differences to emotional disturbances, and it's important to me to make learning fun and enjoyable for them.

My Project

My afterschool art and design club are always in search of our next fun project, and I have decided to include friendship bracelets and pom-poms this fall! We need yarn to make cute little pom-poms that can be turned into Christmas tree ornaments, keychains, garlands, and so many more things! We need embroidery string to turn into beautiful friendship bracelets.

The students in my after school club will love learning these new skills, and it will give them something to do with their friends in the lunchroom besides getting loud and get into trouble.

Crafting, as a hobby, inspires creativity and peacefulness, so help me teach my students some skills that they can use their whole lives to promote mental well-being!

Ms. Kaplan
Grades PreK-2
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Mira Handcrafts Acrylic 1.76 Ounce(50g) Each Large Yarn Skeins – 12 Multicolor Knitting and Crochet Yarn Bulk – Starter Kit for Colorful Craft - 7 Ebooks with Yarn Patterns • Amazon Business $15.97 2 $31.94
Friendship Bracelet String, ZOUTOG Premium Rainbow Color Embroidery Floss, 124 Color Set of Bracelet String with 16 Needles • Amazon Business $10.99 2 $21.98
Coats Yarn Super Saver Jumbo Yarn, Bright Yellow • Amazon Business $12.00 1 $12.00
Red Heart Super Saver Jumbo Yarn, Light Blue • Amazon Business $12.00 1 $12.00
Red Heart Super Saver Jumbo Yarn, White • Amazon Business $8.99 1 $8.99
Red Heart Super Saver Jumbo Yarn, Turqua • Amazon Business $6.44 1 $6.44
Red Heart Super Saver Jumbo E302C, Royal • Amazon Business $6.44 1 $6.44
Red Heart Super Saver Jumbo Yarn, Petal Pink • Amazon Business $6.44 1 $6.44
RED HEART RED HEART Super Saver Jumbo Yarn, Burgundy - E302C.0376 • Amazon Business $6.44 1 $6.44

Materials cost

$112.67

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$1.69

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$144.36

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$25.48

Total project goal

$169.84

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$169.84

2 Donors

-$147.78

Donations toward project cost

-$144.36

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$3.42

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$22.06

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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