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Mrs. Richards from Odessa TX is requesting Art Supplies through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Tangled Little Learners

Help me give my students Zentangle Drawing materials; paper tiles, pens, pencils, journals, and tote bags.

  • $669 goal

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My Students

My students are inventive, creative and excited about learning! Although many of them come without the ability to bring supplies or, at times, a lunch, they come ready to do what they can to learn that day.

We have students from a large variety of homes, atmospheres and experiences.

Each day is a new adventure, and I want to provide every opportunity for them to engage and learn. They are eager and excited, and I can't wait to start this new year inspiring their young minds!

My Project

Zentangle is a drawing method that takes repetitive movements to create beautiful drawings that anyone can accomplish. It is meant for stress relief and self confidence: two things our students could use more of these days it seems.

We can't have a club if we have no supplies!

My kids continue to ask me when we will finally be able to start our Zentangle club after school. Without supplies, I cannot begin. Please help my students begin their journey toward creation and self-exploration through drawing.

Students will use the basic materials of paper tiles, pens, and pencils to create designs they did not think they could do before. We will use white and black tiles, color pens and even chalk on chalkboard to show a variety of mediums and how they can branch out on their own art exploration to find what works best for them. They will also receive a journal and a bag to store their creations as the year goes.

Mrs. Richards
Grades 3-5
More than a third of students from low‑income households

This project will reach 12 students.

4 donors have given to this project.

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
Sakura 50015 Zentangle Apprentice Refill Tiles, 4.5 by 4.5-Inch, 140-Pack • Amazon Business $32.51 3 $97.53
Sakura Pigma Micron pen 03 Black ink marker felt tip pen, Archival pigment ink pens for artist, zentangle, technical drawing pens - 8 pack of Micron 03 Black • Amazon Business $17.00 5 $85.00
Tangle Tile Sketchbook: 3-Inch (7.62 cm) Blank Squares for Tangles, Doodles, Arts & Crafts (Arty Outlines) • Amazon Business $6.99 12 $83.88
7.2 X 5.5 Inch Double-Sided Writing Chalkboard Signs with Bamboo Base Stands,with Chalk,with Chalk Eraser,with Chalk Set,6 Pair • Amazon Business $16.99 3 $50.97
Tombow MONO Drawing Pencil, 6B, Graphite 12-Pack • Amazon Business $14.11 3 $42.33
Smart Green Canvas Bag 5 pack Durable Reusable Washable Grocery Tote Bag for Crafting Decorating • Amazon Business $10.99 3 $32.97
Kedudes Non-Toxic White Dustless Chalk (12 ct box) and Colored Dustless Chalk (12 ct box) Bundle + Premium Chalkboard Eraser • Amazon Business $8.99 3 $26.97
Tulip 28976Tulip Permanent Nontoxic Fabric Markers 20 Pack - Fine Bullet Tip, Child Safe, Minimal Bleed & Fast Drying - Premium Quality for T-shirts, Clothes, Shoes, Bags & Other Fabric Materials • Amazon Business $12.95 2 $25.90
Jack Richeson 710204 Double-Pointed End Blending Stump, No. 4, 5-1/8" x 3/8" Size, Soft Gray (Pack of 12) • Amazon Business $7.81 3 $23.43
Zentangle Apprentice Black Paper Tiles - 21 • Amazon Business $11.00 2 $22.00
PuTwo Metallic Marker Pens Scrapbook Photo Album Markers 10 Assorted Colors in 1 Set • Amazon Business $9.99 2 $19.98
12-Piece White Gel Pen Set, 0.8mm line, Fine Tip Sketching Pens for Artists, Dark Papers, Drawing Design, Illustration, Art Supplies • Amazon Business $9.57 2 $19.14

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