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Mrs. Kim from San Ramon CA is requesting Educational Kits & Games through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Watering Young Minds with Art

Help me give my students watercolors, pastels, and brushes to explore different art media to express their feelings and thoughts.

  • $599 goal

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My Students

My classroom consists of 26 bright, curious, and hard working third graders. Each morning, they come to school with a smile, ready to learn and tackle new challenges. My students are expressive. They are imaginative and creative. Whenever they have free time, many choose to doodle or draw on a piece of paper.

As their proud teacher, I always look for ways to introduce curriculum in a way that is engaging, motivating, and meaningful to all learners, regardless of their readiness, interests, or learning styles.

My Project

Art seems to help my students break their own boundaries, lower their anxiety levels, and boost their brain power. In art, there are no right or wrong answers. Not like reading or writing, everyone can be an expert. Anyone can create an art piece that can make themselves proud and be valued & appreciated by others.

Having different media like water colors and oil pastels will provide my students an outlet to express their feelings, thoughts, and beliefs about themselves, their community, and the world.

I want to help my students embrace their differences, strengthen their creativity, and build up their self-confidence. Through art sessions, I can truly encourage differences and witness all my students shine.

Mrs. Kim
Grades 3-5

This project will reach 78 students.

18 donors have given to this project.

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
NIJI by Yasutomo Watercolors - 12-Tube Set • Nasco $5.94 26 $154.44
PASTELS CLASS PACK ASSORTED CLR SCHOOL SMART SET OF 144 • School Specialty $39.54 3 $118.62
PALETTE PLASTIC JACK RICHESON OVAL 9.5 X 6.5 • School Specialty $2.41 27 $65.07
BRUSH TF ROYALE SABELINE SH SIZE 8 - SAX PACK OF 3 • School Specialty $3.40 9 $30.60
BRUSH TF ROYALE SABELINE SH SIZE 10 - SAX PACK OF 3 • School Specialty $5.60 5 $28.00

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