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Mrs. Peltes from Saint Louis MO is requesting materials related to Food, Clothing & Hygiene through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Going Beyond the Classroom...

Help me give my students the resources they need at home during this unprecedented time in our world.

  • $1,918 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

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My Students

I am an Art Teacher at Keeven Elementary and I have a total of 388 students from grades Pre-K to 5th grade. The school is located in North County and the students have a multiple level of learning styles and backgrounds.

What makes my students special is that students have enthusiasm for learning and coming to school each day.

They are creative and love to impact their space.

In Art class, students have demonstrated a willingness to take on new techniques and pride in their work at every grade level.

My Project

The materials and supplies that I am requesting for my 360 or more students in collaborative efforts with our sister church to help with distance learning during this unprecedented time.

The basic snack items such as peanut butter and jelly, granola bars,

noodles, and more on the list were provided by one of the counselors and local churches that provides as an outreach point for our students at this time since our school is closed. The gloves and sanitizing products and plastic bags will aid in the distribution efforts. The toiletries, detergents, household supplies are other items that are families are needing.

The art supplies will help my students complete their art activities from afar.- and give them that creative outlet they are missing.

The sketchbooks, loose drawing paper, color pencils, and crayons, will help them create their masterpieces at home.

The donations to this project will help improve my students weekly art activities from home as needed and provide some comfort food as well as basic cleaning supplies.

Your support will help us Beyond our classroom!

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

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
Crayola Spiral Bound Sketchbook, 9" X 9", 40 Sheets (99-3404) • Staples Advantage $3.69 50 $184.50
Colgate Toothpaste, .85 oz., 240/Case • Staples Advantage $170.35 1 $170.35
White Wings Ultra Laundry Detergent, Citrus, 50 lb. • Staples Advantage $29.49 4 $117.96
Pacon Art1st 8 1/2" x 11" Sketch Diary, 70 Sheets/Pk (PAC4794) • Staples Advantage $5.79 20 $115.80
Coastwide Professional 2-Ply Standard Toilet Paper, White, 500 Sheets/Roll, 96 Rolls/Carton (CW26212) • $53.09 2 $106.18
Dial White Marble Deodorant Soap, .75 oz, 1000/CS • $95.39 1 $95.39
Maped Color'Peps Triangular Colored Pencils School, Pack of 240 (MAP832070ZV) • Staples Advantage $40.49 2 $80.98
Clorox Disinfecting Wipes, Bleach Free Cleaning Wipes, Fresh Scent - 35 Wipes - 12 Canisters/Case (01593) • Staples Advantage $35.99 2 $71.98
Jif To Go Spreads, Creamy Peanut Butter, 1.5 Oz., 36/Carton (220-00535) • $21.41 3 $64.23
MVP Singles Variety 28.1 oz, 28/Box (KEE11461) • $20.96 3 $62.88
Welch's Fruit Snacks .9 Ounce Pouches Mixed Fruit, Pack of 80 (PIM69880) • $20.69 3 $62.07
Ziploc Storage Bags, Gallon, 250 Bags/Carton (682257) • Staples Advantage $30.49 2 $60.98
Crayola Classpack Crayons, 800/Box (52-8008) • Staples Advantage $52.19 1 $52.19
Maruchan Instant Lunch Soup, Chicken, 2.25 Oz., 12/Carton (MAR00121) • Staples Advantage $12.49 4 $49.96
Quaker Chewy Bars, Variety, 0.84 oz., 60/Box (220-00434) • $24.29 2 $48.58
Quaker Oatmeal, Variety, 1.51 Oz., 52/Box (220-00482) • $17.99 2 $35.98
Smucker's Assorted Jam and Jelly Variety, 0.5 Oz., 200/Pack (307-00031) • Staples Advantage $35.52 1 $35.52
Pacon Drawing Paper, 50-lb., White, 12"H x 9"W, 500 Sheets/Ream • Staples Advantage $6.99 5 $34.95
Quaker Oatmeal, Variety, 1.51 Oz., 64/Carton (QUA31682) • $34.19 1 $34.19
Ziploc Storage Bags, Gallon, 250 Bags/Carton (682257) • Staples Advantage $30.49 1 $30.49
Ansell Chemi Pro Gloves, Natural Rubber Latex/Neoprene, X-Large, Yellow/Blue, 12 Pairs • Staples Advantage $28.99 1 $28.99
Crayola Washable Sidewalk Chalk, Assorted Bright Colors, 48/Pack (512048) • Staples Advantage $6.69 3 $20.07
Cypress Plus Latex Glove, Powder-Free, Textured, Large, 100/Bx • Staples Advantage $11.99 1 $11.99

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