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Ms. Maraio from New York NY is requesting Art Supplies through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Supplies to Start the Year!

My students need basic school supplies like paper, crayons and pencils to start the school year off right.

  • $230 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

Every child is gifted, they just unwrap their packages at different times. “If you've met one person with autism, you’ve met one person with autism.” Dr. Stephen Shore.

This is true of my students.

My six students are all on the autism spectrum and have many different requirements concerning communication, behavior, and sensory needs. My goal is to teach my students how to communicate to the best of their ability, and to socialize with their peers while focusing on academics and daily living skills. I push them to be as independent as they can be in all aspects of their lives.

My Project

Having a child with autism can be overwhelming to any parent. One way I can make the start of school easier on the parents of my students is to assist them in getting school supplies for their child. My school is a Title I school and many of our students come from low-income homes. Buying school supplies is a struggle for them and not something they should worry about.

Every student should start the year off with all the supplies that will help them to have a successful year.

Students will be able to utilize the pencils and notebooks while learning to write their names, letters the alphabet and numbers. The construction paper, glue, crayons and colored pencils will give my students the chance to express themselves during art.

With your help my students will have the essentials supplies needed for the school day.

Ms. Maraio
Grades 3-5

This project will reach 6 students.

26 donors have given to this project.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Crayola Jumbo Crayons, 200/Box • Quill.com $59.49 1 $59.49
Crayola Colored Pencils Classpack, 240/Box • Quill.com $31.44 1 $31.44
Elmer's School Glue Sticks, 7g., 30/Pack • Quill.com $17.42 1 $17.42
Dixon Ticonderoga Woodcase Pencils, #2 Soft, Yellow Barrel, 72/Pack • Quill.com $15.99 1 $15.99
Composition Notebook, Wide Ruled, Black, 9-3/4" x 7-1/2" • Quill.com $2.12 6 $12.72
Riverside Construction Paper, 9" x 12", Holiday Red, 50 Sheets • Quill.com $2.80 1 $2.80
Riverside Construction Paper, 9" x 12", White, 50 Sheets • Quill.com $2.54 1 $2.54
Pacon Riverside Groundwood Construction Paper, Pink, 12"(H) x 9"(W), 50 Sheets (03591) • Quill.com $2.54 1 $2.54
Pacon Riverside Construction Paper 12" x 9", Dark Blue, 50 Sheets (103601) • Quill.com $2.54 1 $2.54
Pacon Riverside Construction Paper 9" x 12", Violet, 50 Sheets (103603) • Quill.com $2.54 1 $2.54
Pacon Riverside Groundwood Construction Paper, Black, 12"(H) x 9"(W), 50 Sheets (03607) • Quill.com $2.54 1 $2.54
Pacon Riverside Construction Paper 12" x 9", Yellow, 50 Sheets (PAC103592) • Quill.com $2.54 1 $2.54
Pacon Riverside Construction Paper 9" x 12", Orange, 50 Sheets (103594) • Quill.com $2.54 1 $2.54
Pacon Riverside Paper Construction Paper 9" x 12", Holiday Green, 50 Sheets (103577 ) • Quill.com $2.54 1 $2.54
Riverside Construction Paper, 9" x 12", Brown, 50 Sheets • Quill.com $2.54 1 $2.54

Materials cost

$162.72

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

Sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$2.44

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$195.16

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$34.44

Total project goal

$229.60

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$229.60

25 Donors

-$220.10

Donations toward project cost

-$187.12

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$32.98

match offer

-$9.50

Match offer toward project cost

-$8.08

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$1.42

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$0.00

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