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Ms. Raney from Alamo CA is requesting art supplies through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Stimulating Creativity Through Art

Help me give my students art supplies that will ignite their creativity and foster an innovative culture in the classroom.

  • 2 donors
  • $600 goal

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My Project

Help my 5th graders create masterpieces! These supplies will enhance the creative and innovative environment in my 5th grade classroom and inspire students to freely express themselves through art. Art leads to increased engagement and empowerment in the classroom, and my students jump at any chance they can to experiment with new techniques, art forms and tools. Art is also proven to increase self-esteem in students, and it's associated with gains in math, reading, cognitive ability, critical thinking skills in students.

Arts is an integral part in a child's development, and it helps fuel their curiosity and provides them with an outlet to observe, express, and explore the world through creating things.

These supplies with be used for a variety of art and craft projects that will inspire students to use their imaginations and express themselves through art.

Ms. Raney
Grades 3-5

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Kosrtuny 3 Inches Terracotta Clay Pots Pack of 18 pcs- Pottery Fleshy Flower Planter with Drainage Hole,for DIY Home and Office Desktop/Windowsill/Ornament Decoration Wedding • Amazon Business $16.63 9 $149.67
Prang® Watercolor Oval Set With Brush, Assorted, Set Of 8 Colors • Amazon Business $2.99 30 $89.70
UCreate Watercolor Paper, White, Package, 140 lb., 9" x 12", 50 Sheets • Amazon Business $18.69 3 $56.07
10 Pieces 3/4 Inch Flat Paint Brushes Acrylic Paint Brush Artist Craft Paint Brushes Watercolor Small Brush Bulk Painting Brush Art Detail Oil Brush for Kid Adult(Sky Blue,8.1 x 0.9 x 3/4 Inch) • Amazon Business $14.99 3 $44.97
Crayola Washable Paint, 12 Count, Kids Non Toxic Paint Set, School Supplies, Assorted Colors, 16 Oz • Amazon Business $30.80 1 $30.80
PRANG Ready-to-Use Washable Tempera Paint, 1 Gallon Bottle, White (10607) • Amazon Business $27.53 1 $27.53
Astrobrights Mega Collection, Colored Paper, Punchy Pastel 5-Color Assortment, 625 Sheets, 24 lb./89 gsm, 8.5" x 11" - MORE SHEETS! (91732) • Amazon Business $19.99 1 $19.99
Amazon Basics Paint Brush Set, Nylon Paint Brushes for Acrylic, Oil, Watercolor, 10 Brush Sizes • Amazon Business $3.70 4 $14.80

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