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Mrs. Doty from Ukiah CA is requesting Art Supplies through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Special Students' Creative Expression

My students need scissors, markers, glue, and craft sticks to make their learning projects come to life.

  • $352 goal

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My Students

The students in our program are diagnosed with moderate to severe disabilities. This includes Autism, Orthopedic Impairment, Intellectual Disability, Visual Impairment, Hard of Hearing, Speech and Language Impairment, Traumatic Brain Injury, Multiple Disabilities, Other Health Impairments, and more. More than 75% of our students come from low socioeconomic status homes. Many of our students speak a primary language other than English. At least half of our students benefit from visual schedules and prompting. None of them will receive a diploma.

My Project

Our students have a variety of learning styles including visual and tactile. Mastery of our modified curriculum can be demonstrated through art projects. We need glue, markers, and scissors.

Watching the students create their works of art, bringing their learning to life in their own way, is truly a beautiful reward for students, parents, and staff!

Incorporating both sides of the brain helps then shine in ways they could not otherwise experience. Providing project based learning gives students confidence to take risks and celebrate their achievements.

Students and faculty from all over campus and the community are welcome to visit and see the learning on display.

Mrs. Doty
Grades 9-12
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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This project will reach 19 students.

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
SCISSORS HOME/OFFFICE STRHT HNDL 8IN LT BLU FSK1424901005 • School Specialty $5.32 15 $79.80
MARKERS 8-COLOR CLASSPACK WASHABLE ASST CYO588200 SET OF 200 • School Specialty $77.88 1 $77.88
GLUE STICK ELMER'S PURPLE .24OZ PACK/60 • School Specialty $18.95 1 $18.95
GLUE WASHABLE 8OZ PK/12 - SCHOOL SMART • School Specialty $10.71 1 $10.71
GLUE WASHABLE 8OZ PK/12 - SCHOOL SMART • School Specialty $10.71 1 $10.71
RUBBER CEMENT BEST TEST 8 OZ BRUSH IN CAP ONE COAT • School Specialty $7.38 1 $7.38
RING BOOK NCKL 1'' PACK OF 100 - SCHOOL SMART • School Specialty $6.08 1 $6.08
STICKS JUMBO NATURAL PACK OF 500 • School Specialty $6.01 1 $6.01
GLUE STICKS MINI STANLEY DUAL TEMP PACK OF 24 • School Specialty $5.32 1 $5.32

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