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

Crafty Critters

My students need all sorts of craft and art supplies to create creepy, crawly creatures for our Science Unit on Insects, the Science Fair, and our end of year celebration on BUGS!

  • $434 goal

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My Students

My students are lovable and kind kindergarteners! They are extremely eager to learn and are very appreciative of everything that is given to them. What I enjoy most about teaching them is that they always try hard to please but sometimes it is difficult because my school lacks resources. I would love to give these children everything they deserve.

We've been getting by on what we have but how nice would it be to really enhance these young minds by enriching their learning with supplies that are desperately needed.

My Project

The weather is warming up and the bugs have started crawling, flying, and buzzing around. My students need all sorts of craft materials and art supplies to make bug and insect crafts including worms, spiders, butterflies, bees, and all manner of creepy crawly creatures. These delightful creatures will be displayed in our Bug's Life Celebration. The children are looking forward to making their Crafty Critters and learning about the parts of their insects in doing so. They are so eager on getting their hands on all these materials such as paper, dough, paint, and styrofoam balls, so that they create their very own 3 dimensional insects. These items will let their critter creations come to life!

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

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This project will reach 25 students.

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
ECR4Kids 6-Drawer Mobile Organizer, Assorted Colors • Amazon Business $46.98 1 $46.98
36 Set Watercolor Paint Pack with Quality Wood Brushes 8 Colors Washable Water Colors Perfect for Kids Adults, Parties Students Classroom Bulk by Color Swell • Amazon Business $38.99 1 $38.99
School Smart 1439213 Non-Toxic Washable Tempera Paint Set, 1-Pint Plastic Bottle, Assorted Color (Pack of 12) • Amazon Business $31.99 1 $31.99
Wikki Stix Big Count Box • Amazon Business $26.50 1 $26.50
Elmer's Washable Glitter Glue, 6 oz Bottles - 6 colors • Amazon Business $17.27 1 $17.27
Do A Dot Art! Markers Brilliant Washable 6 pack, The Original Dot Marker • Amazon Business $15.99 1 $15.99
Do A Dot Art! Markers 5-Pack Shimmer Washable Paint Markers, The Original Dot Marker • Amazon Business $15.99 1 $15.99
Do A Dot Art! Markers 6-Pack Rainbow Washable Paint Markers, The Original Dot Marker • Amazon Business $15.99 1 $15.99
My Toy House Small Craft Styrofoam Balls, Pack of 70, Assorted Sizes, White Color • Amazon Business $10.99 1 $10.99
US Art Supply 20 Piece Large Round and Large Flat Hog Bristle Children's Tempera Paint Brushes • Amazon Business $10.96 1 $10.96
UCEC 6 Colorful Decorative Paper Edge Scissor Set, Great for Teachers, Crafts, Scrapbooking, Kids Design • Amazon Business $9.99 1 $9.99
Kiddy Dough 10 Pack of Color Dough Compound, w 6 Bonus Dough Cutters, Built In Molding Lids Mega Modeling Sculpting Playset With 10 Individual 2 Ounce Cans of Dough Bulk Party Pack • Amazon Business $9.99 1 $9.99
Hot Glue Gun, Beinhome 20-Watt Mini Glue Gun for DIY Small Craft Projects, Quick Repairs Hot Melt Glue Gun with 40pcs Glue Sticks • Amazon Business $9.36 1 $9.36
Pacon SunWorks Construction Paper, 12" x 18", 100-Count, Holiday Red (9908) • Amazon Business $8.29 1 $8.29
Beacon Adhesives FG4OZBOT12 Felt Glue, 4-Ounce • Amazon Business $7.22 1 $7.22
600 Pieces Mixed Self-adhesive Wiggle Googly Eyes DIY Scrapbooking Crafts Toy Accessories (Assorted Sizes) • Amazon Business $6.99 1 $6.99
Blulu Pompoms for Craft Making and Hobby Supplies, 500 Pieces, 1.2 cm/ 0.5 Inch, Assorted Colors • Amazon Business $6.79 1 $6.79
Pacon Tru-Ray Construction Paper, 9-Inches by 12-Inches, 50-Count, Pink (103012) • Amazon Business $6.21 1 $6.21
42pcs Felt Fabric Sheet 4"x4" Assorted Color DIY Craft Squares Nonwoven 1mm Thick • Amazon Business $5.68 1 $5.68
Creativity Street Chenille Stems/Pipe Cleaners 12 Inch x 6mm 100-Piece, Assorted Colors • Amazon Business $4.99 1 $4.99
Darice 9150-82 Wood Craft Colored Stick, 4-1/2-Inch, 120-Pack • Amazon Business $4.67 1 $4.67
Pacon SunWorks Construction Paper, 9" x 12", 50-Count, Hot Pink (9103) • Amazon Business $4.57 1 $4.57
Crayola Washable Kid's Paint (6 count) • Amazon Business $4.36 1 $4.36
Pacon Tru-Ray Construction Paper, 9-Inches by 12-Inches, 50-Count, Turquoise (103007) • Amazon Business $2.99 1 $2.99
Pacon PAC103607 Riverside 3D Construction Paper, 9" x 12", Black, 50 Sheets • Amazon Business $2.94 1 $2.94
Pacon Tru-Ray Construction Paper, 9-Inches by 12-Inches, 50-Count, Red (103030) • Amazon Business $2.49 1 $2.49
Pacon Tru-Ray Construction Paper, 9-Inches by 12-Inches, 50-Count, Purple (103019) • Amazon Business $2.49 1 $2.49
Pacon SunWorks Construction Paper, 9-Inches by 12-Inches, 50-Count, Bright Green (9603) • Amazon Business $1.52 1 $1.52

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