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  • $342 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Mrs. Payton
Grades 3-5
Nearly all students from low‑income households
  • 5 donors
  • $0 still needed

Special Artists Need Special Materials

The cost of various art supplies, including colored cardstock and texture plates (from Nasco, Quill Corporation, and Kaplan Early Learning Company) is $342, including shipping and <a target="new" href="http://www.donorschoose.org/html/fulfillment.htm" onclick="g_openWindow('http://www.donorschoose.org/html/fulfillment.htm', 300, 800, 'fulfillwindow');return false;">fulfillment</a>.

Once a week I have the pleasure of teaching art to a class of Pre-K students with special needs. These children love art and have a great time working on their projects. I have noticed, however, that some of the materials I have (which are geared toward normally-developing children) do not suit their needs. I feel that with a few changes the art experiences these children are having could be much more fulfilling. Our most pressing needs are glues, sticky papers for collages, and specialty paper and texture plates for sensory input. I am confident that these materials will go a long way toward making the art experience much more exciting and successful for these special artists.

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
PAPER CRIMPER COMP ST/5 • Nasco $20.06 1 $20.06
Twistable Crayons (48 count) • Kaplan Early Learning Company $14.58 2 $29.16
TEXTURE DOMINOES • Nasco $10.39 1 $10.39
TEXTURE PLATES SET/12 • Nasco $7.60 1 $7.60
CARDSTOCK 48SH YELLOWS • Nasco $7.35 1 $7.35
CARDSTOCK 48SH LILAC/PLUM • Nasco $7.35 1 $7.35
CARDSTOCK 48SH MAUVE&PINK • Nasco $7.35 1 $7.35
CARDSTOCK 48SH ORNGE/CORAL • Nasco $7.35 1 $7.35
CARDSTOCK 48SH BLUES • Nasco $7.35 1 $7.35
CARDSTOCK 48SH GREENS • Nasco $7.35 1 $7.35
CARDSTOCK 48SH REDS • Nasco $7.35 1 $7.35
PEEL & STICK COLLAGE BOARDS -- Roylco Collage Shape Boards • Quill Corporation $7.19 3 $21.57
HANDMADE PAPER ASST 2LB • Nasco $6.54 3 $19.62
RUBBING PLATE ST6 TEXTURE • Nasco $5.69 1 $5.69
UHU OFFICE PEN 2PK, .68 FL OZ EACH - LIQUID GLUE -- UHU Glue Pen; 2 Pack • Quill Corporation $2.15 10 $21.50
UHU TWIST & GLUE, 3.2 OZ -- UHU Twist & Glue • Quill Corporation $1.88 10 $18.80
PRANG ROLL ON LIQUID GLUE • Nasco $1.30 10 $13.00

Materials cost

$218.84

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

3rd party payment processing fee

Fulfillment labor & materials

Total project cost

$279.83

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$61.43

Total project goal

$341.26

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$341.26

5 Donors

-$324.31

Donations toward project cost

-$280.27

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$44.04

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$17.48

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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5 donors5 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 12 students.

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