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Mrs. Workman from Manistee MI is requesting Art Supplies through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Signs, Signs, Everywhere There's Signs....

Help me give my students the opportunity to make products, learn skills, and invest in their future by using the Cricut Explore Air 2 and the tools that go along with it.

  • $428 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My incredible students are students that need extensive transition opportunities in order to make their high school experience relevant for life outside of high school.

Not all students fit into the typical model that high schools offer, and all students deserve an education that meets their needs.

In order to do this, we have created a Community Based Instruction class where the students take trips out into their community to practice, in a meaningful way, the skills they will need to be independent members of their community after high school.

My Project

A growing trend in shops everywhere is the simple print messages. These messages on t-shirts, signs, coffee mugs, window decals, are a fun way to share an inspirational message or word. In our class I strive to provide my students with real-world activities to learn skills. What better way to learn financial literacy than to create a business where we sell goods to customers.

I want to help my students develop their creativity, belief in their abilities, and teach them that with a little inspiration and a lot of hard work they can create anything they set their mind to.

With these materials we can practice what we learn. Students can learn by doing. I can't think of a more meaningful way to teach and enforce the very important skills involved with financial literacy while simultaneously incorporating a host of necessary transition skills.

Mrs. Workman
Grades 9-12
Half of students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Cricut Explore Air 2 Mint • Amazon Business $199.00 1 $199.00
Cricut StandardGrip Cutting 12x24 3 Pack • Amazon Business $33.98 1 $33.98
Cricut Brayer & MAT Remover Set • Amazon Business $18.79 1 $18.79
Jh-Best Crafts12" X 10' Feet Roll Transfer Paper w/Grid- Perfect Alignment of Cameo or Cricut Self Adhesive Vinyl for Decals, Signs, Walls, Windows and Other Smooth Surfaces • Amazon Business $14.99 1 $14.99
(10 Sheets) Oracal 651 Dark Blue Adhesive Craft Vinyl for Cricut, Silhouette, Cameo, Craft Cutters, Printers, and Decals - 12" x 12" - Gloss Finish - Outdoor and Permanent • Amazon Business $12.99 1 $12.99
(10) 12" x 12" Sheets - Oracal 651 Matte White Adhesive Craft Vinyl for Cricut, Silhouette, Cameo, Craft Cutters, Printers, and Decals - Matte Finish and Outdoor and Permanent • Amazon Business $12.99 1 $12.99
(10) 12" x 12" Sheets - Oracal 651 Matte Black Adhesive Craft Vinyl for Cricut, Silhouette, Cameo, Craft Cutters, Printers, and Decals - Matte Finish and Outdoor and Permanent • Amazon Business $12.99 1 $12.99
Cricut Standard Grip Mat, 12"x12", 2 Mats • Amazon Business $11.78 1 $11.78
Cricut Tools, XL Scraper • Amazon Business $11.17 1 $11.17

Materials cost

$328.68

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$4.93

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$363.61

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$64.17

Total project goal

$427.78

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$427.78

2 Donors

-$214.00

Donations toward project cost

-$181.90

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$32.10

match offer

-$213.78

Match offer toward project cost

-$181.71

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$32.07

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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