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Ms. Beth Miller from Concord CA is requesting Art Supplies through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Taking Our Hearts to Golden Gate Bridge

My students need supplies for our study of the Golden Gate Bridge to include painting, movie making, and building models of the famous suspension bridge!

  • $338 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My students are a wonder! They have unique perspectives on the world and they are eager to learn.

It is a joy to watch my students embrace the arts and elevate their learning through artistic expression.

Though they are only 6-7 years old, their observations are intriguing and their academic conversations are rich in vocabulary and content. They are building confidence in themselves and learning how to turn a "mistake" into a "Beautiful Oops."

Every morning, we start off the day by standing in a circle, holding hands, and reciting our "Family of Friends" poem. With our words and actions, we encourage friendship, hard work, a positive attitude, and a healthy lifestyle.

My Project

We are fortunate to live near one of the most beautiful bridges in the world!

To honor where we live, we will wrap up our first year as an arts magnet school by doing an in-depth study of the Golden Gate Bridge!

We will be using large brushes and paint to capture our own representation of the beautiful bridge on canvas.

We will be using craft sticks, glue guns, and spray paint to build our own models of this famous suspension bridge.

We will be filming news stories of the bridge, and adding scenic backgrounds to our film with the help of a green screen.

We are using as many different kinds of media as possible to enhance our learning and creativity!

Ms. Beth Miller
Grades PreK-2
More than three‑quarters of students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
05121-2008-Dynasty Golden Nylon Brush - Flat Shader, Refill Brush, Size 8 • Blick Art Materials $2.03 24 $48.72
LimoStudio Photo Video Studio 10Ft Adjustable Muslin Background Backdrop Support System Stand, AGG1112 • Amazon Business $32.00 1 $32.00
LimoStudio 9 x 15 ft. Green Chromakey Muslin Backdrop Background Screen for Photo Video Studio, 3 x Backdrop Clamp, AGG1777 • Amazon Business $29.99 1 $29.99
07015-1023-Blick Economy Canvas Panels - 9" x 12", Class Pack of 24 • Blick Art Materials $27.65 1 $27.65
23917-1020-Elmers Craftbond Hot Glue Gun - Mini Size, Dual Temp, 20W • Blick Art Materials $9.74 2 $19.48
01425-3380-Montana Gold Acrylic Professional Spray Paint - Red Orange, 400 ml can • Blick Art Materials $8.45 2 $16.90
23604-1001-Standard Glue Gun Glue Sticks - 1 lb, 7/16" x 10" • Blick Art Materials $7.10 2 $14.20
Standard Shipping • Blick Art Materials $9.95 1 $9.95
28981-1100-Natural Wood Craft Sticks - Box of 1000 • Blick Art Materials $4.52 2 $9.04
Heavy Duty Muslin Clamps 4 1/2 inch 6 Pack • Amazon Business $7.98 1 $7.98
60923-1006-Creativity Street Craft Stems - 4 mm x 6", Pkg of 100, Assorted Colors • Blick Art Materials $1.26 2 $2.52

Materials cost

$218.43

Vendor shipping charges

$14.85

State sales tax

$19.99

3rd party payment processing fee

$3.28

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$286.55

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$50.57

Total project goal

$337.12

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$337.12

8 Donors

-$332.71

Donations toward project cost

-$286.55

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$46.16

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$4.41

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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