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Ms. Watson from Worcester MA is requesting Art Supplies through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Color and Cleaning Supplies Needed

Help me give my students markers, crayons, and colored pencils for the art of coloring and storage bins, soap, and disinfecting wipes for the independence of a clean classroom.

  • $523 goal

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My Students

I currently work at a school for children with disabilities. Most of these children are diagnosed with autism or a related disorder. These children are faced with challenges every day of their lives and our school is trying to make a more safe and relaxing environment for them. We focus on coping skills to help encourage the learning process of the child. We find that these items distract the mind enough to help promote their learning. Environment is key with these children and learning their needs with their wants is always a struggle.

My Project

Markers, crayons, and other coloring supplies go quickly in my classroom. The children need these supplies to express their creativity and have something to do during down time. I need to have enough erasers and supplies to keep the creative juices flowing in the classroom.

I'm requesting Crayola crayons, colored pencils, Elmer's glue sticks, markers, scissors, dry erase markers, and storage bins to organize the materials.

We also need a step stool because the sink is too high for them to reach and they need a little boost.

I also need Lysol cleaning wipes and Dial hand soap to keep all of those holiday and winter germs away from our classroom so students show up healthy and ready to learn.

The better the supplies that I have, the better the learning experience for the children.

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

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
Bella Storage Solutions 5.5 Qt. Latch Lid Storage Bins, Clear, 12/Pack (12510101412C) • Staples Advantage $22.99 3 $68.97
Crayola Kid's Markers, Broad Line, Assorted Colors, 256/Carton (58-8201) • Staples Advantage $68.05 1 $68.05
Crayola Classpack Crayons, 800/Box (52-8008) • Staples Advantage $52.19 1 $52.19
Crayola Colored Pencils Classpack, 240/Box • Staples Advantage $37.86 1 $37.86
Dial Basics Liquid Hand Soap, Floral, 7.5 Oz., 12/Carton (06028CT) • Staples Advantage $27.49 1 $27.49
Glitter Glue Pens, 12 Assorted Colors, 10cc Tubes, 72 per Pack • Staples Advantage $25.39 1 $25.39
Staples Remarx Dry Erase Markers, Bullet Point, Assorted, 24/Pack (28596) • Staples Advantage $17.99 1 $17.99
Lysol Disinfecting Wipes, Lemon and Lime Blossom, 80/Canister, 4/Pack (1920090641) • Staples Advantage $15.69 1 $15.69
Sargent Art Erasers, Pink, 36/Pack (36-1012) • Staples Advantage $12.59 1 $12.59
Simplify 0.75' Plastic Step Stool (23650-GRAY) • Staples Advantage $12.09 1 $12.09
Elmer's All Purpose School Glue Sticks, 0.24 oz., 30/Pack (E556) • Staples Advantage $11.58 1 $11.58
Expo Dry Erase Markers, Chisel Point, Assorted, 12/Pack (80699) • Staples Advantage $10.84 1 $10.84
Paper Mate Pink Pearl Erasers, Pink, 24/Box (70520) • Staples Advantage $10.39 1 $10.39
Westcott Bent All Value 8" Stainless Steel Standard Scissors, Blunt Tip, Assorted, 3/Pack (13023/13403) • Staples Advantage $9.99 1 $9.99
Wite-Out Extra Coverage Correction Fluid, White, 3/Pack (50626) • Staples Advantage $8.75 1 $8.75
Sharpie Permanent Markers, Fine Point, Black, 12/Pack (30001) • Staples Advantage $7.92 1 $7.92
Staples Remarx Dry Erase Pen-Style Markers, Fine Tip, Black, 4/Pack • Staples Advantage $5.99 1 $5.99
Duck Poster Putty, Removable/Reusable, 2 oz. (PTY-2) • Staples Advantage $3.29 1 $3.29
Staples Durable Dry Erase Eraser, Black (13612) • Staples Advantage $0.99 1 $0.99

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