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Mrs. Johnson from Rochester NY is requesting Educational Kits & Games through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Giving A Little Joy

Help me give my students personalized, fun end of the year gifts while not in school.

  • $474 goal

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My Students

My students are home and not getting to enjoy the last few weeks of their middle school career before starting high school in the fall. They will not be able to do any of the fun “moving up” activities we had planned.

My Project

With having this machine and materials I will be able to make personalized gifts for my students before the school year ends. With it being their last year before heading to high school we aren't able to do all the fun end of the year activities that we would be doing if COVID-19 didn't prohibit it. The goal and outcome of the project is to keep students engaged with school and learning by them seeing I’m on their side and truly care about them and their education during this stressful time.

Any amount of joy that I can bring my students before the school year ends to let them know how much they are cared for and thought of means the world to me.

I hope to bring a smile to their faces with small gifts I can make.

Mrs. Johnson
Grades 6-8
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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At this school, more than 50% of students are Black, Latinx, and/or Native American, and more than 50% come from low-income households. Learn how your donation to this school supports a more equitable education.

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
Cricut Joy Machine - Compact and Portable DIY Machine For Quick Vinyl, HTV Iron On and Paper Projects | Makes Custom Decals, Custom T shirt Designs, Personalized Greeting Cards, and Label Maker $179.00 1 $179.00
Cricut Easy Press Mini - Heat Press Machine For T Shirts and Small HTV Vinyl Projects, Raspberry $49.00 1 $49.00
Cricut Joy Smart Label Writable Vinyl - Adhesive Decal Roll - 5.5" x 48" - DIY Label Making for Home Organization, Wedding Labels, Address Labels $6.05 3 $18.15
Cricut Joy Smart Holographic Iron On Vinyl, DIY Supplies, 5.5" x 24" HTV Roll - Cobalt $7.65 2 $15.30
Cricut Joy Replacement Blade $10.44 1 $10.44
Cricut Joy LightGrip Mat, 4.5" x 12" $9.99 1 $9.99
Cricut Joy LightGrip Mat, 4.5" x 12" $9.99 1 $9.99
Cricut Joy Extra Fine Point Pens 0.3 (3) Black $8.99 1 $8.99
Cricut Joy StandardGrip Mat, 4.5" x 6.5" $8.99 1 $8.99
Cricut Joy Fine Point Pens, 0.4 mm (3) Red, Green, Violet $8.99 1 $8.99
Cricut Joy Smart Vinyl - Permanent Shimmer - 5.5" x 48", Adhesive Decal Sheet - Light Blue $8.99 1 $8.99
Cricut Joy Gel Point Pens 1.0 (3) Black, Gray, Blue $8.99 1 $8.99
Cricut Joy Glitter Gel Pens, 0.8 mm (3) Black, Gold, Silver $7.97 1 $7.97
Cricut Joy Smart Vinyl - Permanent - 5.5" x 12" (5) - Adhesive Decal Sheets - Beachside Sampler $7.88 1 $7.88
Cricut - 2007186 Joy Insert Cards - DIY greeting card for Baby Shower, Birthday, and Wedding - Rainbow Scales Sampler, 10 ct $6.99 1 $6.99
Cricut Joy Insert Cards - DIY greeting card for Baby Shower, Birthday, and Wedding - Macarons Sampler, 12 ct $6.99 1 $6.99

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