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Mrs. Atwood from Floral Park NY is requesting Art Supplies through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Back to School Basics

Help me give my students the back to school basics that is necessary to make an inviting Kindergarten classroom.

  • $920 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My kindergarten students come to school every day eager and ready to learn. The littlest thing taught to them makes them so happy and they love to share their ideas and creativity with me the minute they walk through the classroom doors.

My students benefit from learning through all types of teaching whether it be worksheets, hands on manipulatives, or projects, their little minds are always ready to explore and learn.

Whether it is learning about letters or number, animals or stories, my students enjoy it all. At home, these children don't get the experiences they get at school, so when they are allowed to explore and learn, they are very grateful and appreciative.

My Project

The beginning of Kindergarten can be very scary for 4 and 5 year olds. It may be their first time in school full time, or at all. Making the classroom friendly and inviting is a key to making them feel comfortable and at ease.

Bright colors, hands on manipulatives, and easy storage options, are a great way to keep these little minds busy throughout the day!

The children will remember all the little details, and can go to certain areas in the classroom that make them feel at home. Using seasonal manipulatives with new friends will help ease their worries away. They won't even realize they are learning while they play!

Mrs. Atwood
Grades PreK-2
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
GG843 - Ten-Frames Extra Student Pack • Lakeshore Learning Materials $5.99 10 $59.90
BE331 - Best-Buy Bins - Set of 4 • Lakeshore Learning Materials $16.99 3 $50.97
BX700X - Heavy-Duty Book Bins - Set of 6 Colors • Lakeshore Learning Materials $49.99 1 $49.99
VELCRO Brand - Sticky Back Hook and Loop Fasteners| Perfect for Home or Office | 5ft x 3/4in Roll | White • Amazon Business $7.47 5 $37.35
Cool Toner Compatible Toner Cartridge Replacement for Canon 137 Cartridge 137 Canon Imageclass MF236n LBP151dw MF216n MF249dw MF229dw MF212w MF247dw MF244dw MF227dw Toner Printer Ink (Black,4 Pack) • Amazon Business $37.29 1 $37.29
Really Good Stuff 164006 Really Good Stuff Pencil Solution Pocket Chart • Amazon Business $37.10 1 $37.10
IRIS USA, Inc. TB-42 Stackable Clear Storage Box, 6 Pack 12 Quart Stack and Pull • Amazon Business $28.49 1 $28.49
LL585 - Smiling Cake Birthday Crowns • Lakeshore Learning Materials $12.99 2 $25.98
Storex 62414U05C Small Cubby Bin, Plastic Storage Container Fits Classroom Cubbies, Pack of 5, 12.2" x 7.8" x 1", Red, Yellow, Green, Blue, Purple, Teal • Amazon Business $24.89 1 $24.89
CLASS CAPTAIN Dry Erase Pockets 30 Pack with Bonus 100 Thermal Laminating Pouches (3 mil) – Perfectly Sized 10” x 14” Clear Folder Pocket Sleeves – Reusable 1000 Times - Wipe New & Clean, Guaranteed • Amazon Business $23.89 1 $23.89
FF681 - Self-Adhesive Nameplate Sleeves - Medium • Lakeshore Learning Materials $19.99 1 $19.99
5 Tier - Plastic Desk Letter Organizer Tray, Stackable Office Desktop Document Paper Storage, Front Load File Holder, Portrait, Assorted Colors • Amazon Business $19.99 1 $19.99
TA301BB - Fadeless® Paper Roll - Bright Blue • Lakeshore Learning Materials $18.99 1 $18.99
TA301YB - Fadeless® Paper Roll - Royal Blue • Lakeshore Learning Materials $18.99 1 $18.99
TA301LB - Fadeless® Paper Roll - Light Blue • Lakeshore Learning Materials $18.99 1 $18.99
TA301BK - Fadeless® Paper Roll - Black • Lakeshore Learning Materials $18.99 1 $18.99
TA301FR - Fadeless® Paper Roll - Flame Red • Lakeshore Learning Materials $18.99 1 $18.99
TA301VT - Fadeless® Paper Roll - Violet • Lakeshore Learning Materials $18.99 1 $18.99
TA301RG - Fadeless® Paper Roll - Orange • Lakeshore Learning Materials $18.99 1 $18.99
TA301CY - Fadeless® Paper Roll - Canary Yellow • Lakeshore Learning Materials $18.99 1 $18.99
TA301AG - Fadeless® Paper Roll - Apple Green • Lakeshore Learning Materials $18.99 1 $18.99
STE92901 - Sparkle Scalloped Borders - Variety Pack • Lakeshore Learning Materials $17.99 1 $17.99
Flexible Magnet Dots with Adhesive by House Again – Perfect for Crafts & DIY Projects, Hanging & Organizing Light Objects at Home Office or Warehouse, 70Pcs • Amazon Business $5.99 3 $17.97
Tabletop Desktop Pocket Chart with Bonus 20X Dry Erase Cards. Double Sided and Self-Standing (13” X 12”) • Amazon Business $14.99 1 $14.99
Daily Schedule Pocket Chart, Class Schedule with 26 Cards, 13+1 Pockets. 13 Colored + 13 Blank Double-Sided Reusable Cards, Easy Over-Door Mountings Included. (13” x 36”) • Amazon Business $13.99 1 $13.99
MISSLO Classroom Pocket Chart For Cell Phones Calculators, 30 Clear Pockets • Amazon Business $12.78 1 $12.78
SEP3269 - Crayon Border • Lakeshore Learning Materials $3.99 3 $11.97
Fun Express 144 Mini Insect Erasers • Amazon Business $11.49 1 $11.49
Fun Express 144 Mini Insect Erasers • Amazon Business $10.99 1 $10.99
Haobase Magnets 1/2" Round Disc with Adhesive Backing 300 Pcs • Amazon Business $9.75 1 $9.75
St. Patrick's Day Erasers 144ct • Amazon Business $9.21 1 $9.21
Nextnol 120 PCS,Christmas eraser,The best gifts for children or those who like to learn,Holiday eraser,Eraser gift,Exquisite design can also be a great prize,Christmas theme eraser. • Amazon Business $8.99 1 $8.99
FF680 - Lakeshore Alphabet Reference Nameplates - Pre K-K • Lakeshore Learning Materials $4.99 1 $4.99
SCD9476 - Rainbow Scribble Name Tags • Lakeshore Learning Materials $4.99 1 $4.99
STD3418 - Scribble Border • Lakeshore Learning Materials $3.99 1 $3.99

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