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Ms. Marianna from Lansing MI is requesting educational kits & games through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Engaging Little Learners through Art, Stem and Dramatic Play Activities!

Help me give my students art materials, educational toys and resources to keep them engaged!

  • $462 goal

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My Students

I am a second year teacher in Early Childhood Special education. My students are 3-5 1/2 years old have a wide range of abilities. I have students from diverse backgrounds, and I would like to be able to keep them engaged and support them as much as possible to become independent and inquisitive learners.

My Project

One of the main goals for my students this school year is to connect with them and engage them. Planning engaging educational activities for students with a wide range of abilities sometimes can be challenging. In our classroom, we learn through play and we do many art activities. My students love experimenting with different materials and creating art projects. I enjoy seeing them smile when they complete an activity. Art activities are really motivating, and I am always impressed by my students' creativity and enthusiasm!

By supporting my project, you will provide art materials and educational toys that will help my students learn while playing and utilizing different materials.

Students learn better when they are provided with fun hands on activities. Thank you in advance for considering donating to my classroom project and for helping me start this year with fun and excitement!

Ms. Marianna
Grades PreK-2

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
Educational Insights Playfoam Pluffle 4 Pack Purple, Green, Pink & Yellow, Non-Toxic, Never Dries Out, Sensory Play, Ages 3+ • Amazon Business $18.19 3 $54.57
The Pencil Grip Kwik Stix Tempera Paint, Classic, Assorted 24 per Set • Amazon Business $21.41 2 $42.82
Bravokids Toys for 3-6 Years Old Girls Boys, LCD Writing Tablet 10 Inch Doodle Board, Electronic Drawing Tablet Drawing Pads, Educational Birthday Gift for 3 4 5 6 7 8 Years Old Kids Toddler (Blue) • Amazon Business $19.99 2 $39.98
Wooden Toddler Puzzles, Peg Puzzles for Kids Ages 2-4, Number Animal Vehicle Shape Puzzles with Knob, Preschool Learning Puzzles Toys for Baby Infants Boys and Girls • Amazon Business $24.98 1 $24.98
Play-Doh Modeling Compound 36 Pack Case of Colors, Non-Toxic, Assorted Colors, 3 Oz Cans (Amazon Exclusive) • Amazon Business $24.80 1 $24.80
Melissa & Doug Water Wow! - Water Reveal Pad Bundle - Animals, Alphabet, Numbers and More • Amazon Business $21.99 1 $21.99
Melissa & Doug Wooden Make-a-Cake Mixer Set (11 pcs) - Play Food and Kitchen Accessories • Amazon Business $19.99 1 $19.99
Crayola Washable Finger Paints, 6 Count, School Painting Supplies, Gifts for Kids, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7 • Amazon Business $18.97 1 $18.97
Battat – Deluxe Doctor Kit – Pretend Play Doctor Set for Kids 3 Years + (11-Pcs), Blue • Amazon Business $18.76 1 $18.76
Caydo 24 Pieces 12 Colors Children's Artists Fabric Aprons for Kitchen, Classroom, Community Event, Crafts and Art Painting Activity • Amazon Business $17.99 1 $17.99
12 Pieces Cute Penguin Characters Toys Penguin Figures Collection Playset Mini Cartoon Penguin Cake Topper Winter Penguin Figurines Cake Decoration for Boy Girl Gift Birthday Landscape Party Supplies • Amazon Business $16.99 1 $16.99
Mini Watercolor Kids Paint Set - (Bulk Pack of 24) - 5 Water Color Paints, Palette Tray and Painting Brush, for Art Party Favors, Kids Prizes, Stocking Stuffers and Paint Party Supplies • Amazon Business $15.79 1 $15.79
Appash Fidget Cube Stress Anxiety Pressure Relieving Toy Great for Adults and Children[Gift Idea][Relaxing Toy][Stress Reliever][Soft Material] (White&Green) • Amazon Business $6.78 2 $13.56
Educational Insights Design & Drill Robot Toy, 23 Piece Set, Kids Drill Sets, STEM Toys, Gift for Boys & Girls, Ages 3+ • Amazon Business $12.99 1 $12.99
B bangcool Bubble Wands Set - Big Bubbles Wand Funny Bubbles Maker, Nice for Outdoor Playtime & Birthday Party & Games, Suitable for All Age People (9 PCS) • Amazon Business $12.98 1 $12.98

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