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Ms. McKenna from Orlando FL is requesting Reading Nooks, Desks & Storage through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Young Artists Start in Pre-K

My students need an art easel and art supplies so they can paint more in the classroom.

  • $586 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My students are 4 year olds who come to school ready to start building the foundations of their learning. I have a morning and afternoon session which means I teach 40 students with different interests and abilities. They are eager to explore and learn in many different ways even though many of them don't speak English.

The students make every minute count and they are becoming life long learners on the road to reaching their dreams.

Their school day is only 3 hours so they need to get the most of every learning experience I can offer them.

My Project

Painting is a staple of every Pre-K classroom. Our classroom needs an art easel that will serve different purposes.

The Lakeshore Space Saver Mobile Art Center answers that need!

It will allow children to paint and put their creations right on the drying rack underneath so their precious work can dry. It also has a white board so they can read and write messages on during other parts of the day.

The dot painters and sensory point will provide different mediums for the students to use when they paint. This way they will develop their creativity along with their fine motor skills.

Ms. McKenna
Grades PreK-2
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
EE365 - Space-Saver Mobile Art Center • Lakeshore Learning Materials $279.00 1 $279.00
PP670 - Foam Sensory Paint - 5-Color Set • Lakeshore Learning Materials $24.99 2 $49.98
FA253 - Alphabet Picture Stencils • Lakeshore Learning Materials $29.99 1 $29.99
TS997 - Kwik Stix™ Tempera Painters - Set of 12 Colors • Lakeshore Learning Materials $11.99 2 $23.98
EV214 - Brilliant Dot Art Painters - 6-Color Set • Lakeshore Learning Materials $14.99 1 $14.99
EV212 - Regular Dot Art Painters - 6-Color Set • Lakeshore Learning Materials $14.99 1 $14.99
DS436 - Mad Mattr® Sensory Dough - Teal • Lakeshore Learning Materials $12.99 1 $12.99
DS431 - Mad Mattr® Sensory Dough - Blue • Lakeshore Learning Materials $12.99 1 $12.99
DS432 - Mad Mattr® Sensory Dough - Green • Lakeshore Learning Materials $12.99 1 $12.99
LC1340X - Nylon-Bristle Paintbrushes - 10-Color Set • Lakeshore Learning Materials $8.99 1 $8.99

Materials cost

$460.89

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$6.91

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$497.80

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$87.85

Total project goal

$585.65

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$585.65

1 Donor

-$292.82

Donations toward project cost

-$248.90

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$43.92

match offer

-$292.82

Match offer toward project cost

-$248.90

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$43.92

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$0.00

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