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Mrs. Adams from Jackson MO is requesting Art Supplies through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Crocheting 6th Graders with Hearts for Service

My students need crochet hooks and yarn to learn to crochet small rectangles to donate to organizations that put them together into blankets to donate to those in need.

  • $177 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My 6th grade homeroom students are amazing individuals who really have developed a heart for service. Jackson, Missouri has a small town feel but it is growing rapidly. We have a population of around 14,600. Our middle school has a population of just over 800 6th and 7th grade students.

My students want to make a difference in our world.

They want to give back to help those who need help. Those small crochet squares when combined with others from around the country, will make a huge difference in the lives of others.

My Project

I would like to teach my 6th-grade homeroom class to crochet. I already work with 6th graders during lunch to teach them to crochet and knit and it has become very popular. They are so caring and want to use these new skills to help our world.

By teaching my entire homeroom class to crochet, not only do they learn a new skill that they could use into adulthood, they will also learn to make crochet rectangles that will be donated to organizations such as Warm Up America who assembles them into blankets for those in need.

We will need a variety of crochet hooks and yarn.

Mrs. Adams
Grades 6-8
More than a third of students from low‑income households

This project will reach 29 students.

2 donors have given to this project.

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
65105-1009-Plastic Crochet Hooks - Set of 6 • Blick Art Materials $2.66 6 $15.96
Standard Shipping • Blick Art Materials $9.95 1 $9.95
65105-1009-Plastic Crochet Hooks - Set of 6 • Blick Art Materials $2.66 2 $5.32
65267-1200-Red Heart Super Saver Yarn - Primary Stripes, 5 oz • Blick Art Materials $4.24 1 $4.24
65267-1201-Red Heart Super Saver Yarn - Antique, 5 oz • Blick Art Materials $4.24 1 $4.24
65267-2020-Red Heart Super Saver Yarn - Black, 7 oz • Blick Art Materials $4.24 1 $4.24
65267-2420-Red Heart Super Saver Yarn - Grey Heather, 5 oz • Blick Art Materials $4.24 1 $4.24
65267-3450-Red Heart Super Saver Yarn - Cherry Red, 7 oz • Blick Art Materials $4.24 1 $4.24
65267-3710-Red Heart Super Saver Yarn - Reef, 7 oz • Blick Art Materials $4.24 1 $4.24
65267-3711-Red Heart Super Saver Yarn - Amethyst, 7 oz • Blick Art Materials $4.24 1 $4.24
65267-4290-Red Heart Super Saver Yarn - Bright Yellow, 7 oz • Blick Art Materials $4.24 1 $4.24
65267-4910-Red Heart Super Saver Yarn - Flamingo, 7 oz • Blick Art Materials $4.24 1 $4.24
65267-5040-Red Heart Super Saver Yarn - Soft Navy, 7 oz • Blick Art Materials $4.24 1 $4.24
65267-5050-Red Heart Super Saver Yarn - Royal, 7 oz • Blick Art Materials $4.24 1 $4.24
65267-5110-Red Heart Super Saver Yarn - Turqua, 7 oz • Blick Art Materials $4.24 1 $4.24
65267-6000-Red Heart Super Saver Yarn - Medium Purple, 7 oz • Blick Art Materials $4.24 1 $4.24
65267-7010-Red Heart Super Saver Yarn - Light Grey, 7 oz • Blick Art Materials $4.24 1 $4.24
65267-7020-Red Heart Super Saver Yarn - Paddy Green, 7 oz • Blick Art Materials $4.24 1 $4.24
65267-7910-Red Heart Super Saver Yarn - Macaw, 5 oz • Blick Art Materials $4.24 1 $4.24
65267-1170-Red Heart Super Saver Yarn - Buff, 7 oz • Blick Art Materials $4.24 1 $4.24
65267-1100-Red Heart Super Saver Yarn - Neon Stripes, 5 oz • Blick Art Materials $4.24 1 $4.24

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