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Mrs. Berry-Pettus from Silver Spring MD is requesting Art Supplies through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Cutting It Up! Making Cool Games in the Classroom.

My students need materials to prepare new learning stations. The items included in this project are a Scan and Cut machine and the necessary supplies.

  • $497 goal

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My Students

My students come from all over the world! In my classroom, all of my students are ESOL students (meaning that English is their second language). At my school, over 90% of the students receive free and/or reduced lunch, and over 70% of the students are English Language Learners.

As a kindergartner, the formal education experience is very new to most of my students.

As a Kindergarten teacher, I want to create a positive environment that will foster a love of learning for the rest of their educational career.

My Project

The items I am requesting, a Scan and Cut machine and the necessary supplies are items to help make new games and learning stations for the classroom. I make a lot of games/ educational activities in my classroom and sometimes the resources to make these games are expensive. The materials requested will be used for multiple school years. With the materials requested, I will be able to make games for all subject areas, while creating a fun and welcoming environment for my class.

The materials that I am asking for will assist me in making games,activities,and learning materials, which will provide my students with the hands on experiences they need and deserve.

By donating, you are assisting me in building a solid foundation for their educational career. Thank you so much for your support!

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

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This project will reach 18 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Brother CM350 ScanNCut 2 Home & Hobby Cutting Machine • Amazon Business $295.99 1 $295.99
Brother ScanNCut Deep Cut Blade • Amazon Business $7.99 3 $23.97
Brother ScanNCut Standard Cut Blade • Amazon Business $9.97 2 $19.94
Brother CAHLP1 Scan Cut Standard Cut Blade Holder • Amazon Business $14.48 1 $14.48
Brother CAHLF1 ScanNCut Deep Cut Blade Holder • Amazon Business $9.99 1 $9.99

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