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Mrs. Daniel from Vine Grove KY is requesting Sports & Exercise Equipment through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Arts for Special Kids

Help me give my students pool noodles, paper, pastels, and other resources to bring the arts to them!

  • $579 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My students are some of the most fun and curious kids in Kentucky. They love life and are happy most of the time. They can always find a way to make us smile or laugh. My classroom consists of 10 unique personalities and learning curves in a self-contained setting. Each one of them learns and expresses themselves differently. It makes each day, a new day.

One of the things we complete in our classroom is life and daily skills.

We cook, clean and do laundry. We cook for each other, our staff and families. We also have a coffee cart for our students to practice money and social skills within our school environment.

We like to experience all that our community offers, but we need to raise the funds to do that. One of the ways we do that is our coffee cart and we make homemade cookies for holidays to sell to our staff.

My Project

Currently, our students have started attending our related arts classes; music, art, science and P.E. However, they often are bored or need modifications to the assignments to meet their immediate needs. These resources will help us bring enjoyment and engagement to our classes.

My students love getting out of the classroom and enjoying things just like their friends.

These resources will give them the opportunity to learn just like any other middle school student. This will enhance their curriculum and opportunities given. Each day we will be able to participate and share with our friends our love of the arts. The items included are things we can use within our music, art, and P.E. classes.

Mrs. Daniel
Grades 6-8
More than half of students from low‑income households

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
Pool Mate Premium Swimming Pool Noodles, Teal and Orange 12-Pack • Amazon Business $45.29 1 $45.29
Art1st Mixed-Media Paper, 80 lb, 12 x 18 Inches, Natural White, 500 Sheets • Amazon Business $43.73 1 $43.73
Crayola Oil Pastels Classpack, 12 Brilliant Opaque Colors, School Supplies, 336Count • Amazon Business $38.11 1 $38.11
KINDEN Teamwork Games Group Learning Activity Fun Playing Run Mat for Kids and Adults Field Day Game • Amazon Business $37.99 1 $37.99
Remo RH3100-00 3-Piece Drum Set Multi-colored Rhythm Club Hand Drum Set, 6/8/10-Inch Diameters • Amazon Business $35.99 1 $35.99
KIKIGOAL 12 Feet Elastic Fleece Cooperative Stretchy Band, Creative Movement Prop for Group Activities • Amazon Business $26.99 1 $26.99
Rhythm Music Lummi Sticks - Four Colors - Enjoyable and Economic Way to Teach Kids and Children Rhythm and Music in The Classroom (24 Pack) • Amazon Business $26.49 1 $26.49
Crayola Kid's First Large Washable Crayons, 8 Count (Pack of 6) • Amazon Business $11.99 2 $23.98
Colorations Colorfast Art Tissue, 100 Sheets, 20 inches x 26 inches, 20 Assorted Colors, Watercolor, Collage, Arts & Crafts, Mess-Free Paint Alternative • Amazon Business $23.64 1 $23.64
Augshy 20 Pcs Wrist Band Jingle Bells Musical Rhythm Toys,10 Colors,Musical Instruments for School • Amazon Business $19.99 1 $19.99
Pro Disc Cones (Set of 50) - Agility Soccer Cones with Carry Bag and Holder for Training, Football, Kids, Sports, Field Cone Markers - Includes Top 15 Drills eBook (Bright Orange) • Amazon Business $19.95 1 $19.95
Champion Sports Speed Ring Set • Amazon Business $19.49 1 $19.49
40 Pieces Plastic Egg Shakers Percussion Musical Egg Maracas with 8 Different Colors for Kids Toys Music Learning DIY Painting • Amazon Business $18.99 1 $18.99
Foraineam 10 Inch & 8 Inch Hand Drum Kids Percussion Wood Frame Drum with Drum Stick • Amazon Business $17.89 1 $17.89
Hygloss Products Bleeding Tissue Assortment- Multi-Color Assortment 12 x 18 Inch, 100 Sheets • Amazon Business $12.99 1 $12.99
Halilit HL200 Mini Rainmaker, 8 Inch • Amazon Business $11.25 1 $11.25
Hape Mr. Tambourine Kid's Wooden Instrument • Amazon Business $11.18 1 $11.18
4 Pcs Vivid Color Rainbow Handle Wooden Bells Jingle Stick Shaker Rattle 5/10 Jingle Bells Baby Kids Children Musical Toys • Amazon Business $10.99 1 $10.99
Neliblu Bulk Classroom Party Pack 12 Cymbals with Handles, Kids Party Supplies, Preschool Musical Instruments, Noisemakers 1 Dozen • Amazon Business $9.97 1 $9.97

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