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Mrs. Sammie from Campton KY is requesting Art Supplies through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Hands-on Distance Learning for Kindergarten Students

Help me give my students hands-on learning materials such as modeling clay and construction paper for distance learning.

  • $346 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

I teach kindergarten students in a poverty-stricken area. My students are very sweet and eager to learn, but many of them entered kindergarten performing below the entrance benchmark. They are a very energetic, active group. With that being said, they are a group that truly appreciates all of the little things. They thoroughly enjoy learning and every opportunity they are given.

The class is made up of 22 students, including several students with special needs, including ADHD and multiple learning disabilities.

Many of the students are very active and energetic!

My Project

Currently, our students are attending kindergarten virtually. Kindergarten is a time for exploration, creativity, and engaging in fun learning opportunities.

The research suggests that children learn the best when engaged in multi-sensory activities.

I am asking for construction paper, glitter, cardstock, and other materials to send home with my students so they can engage in multi-sensory activities. Asking parents to buy these materials would be a burden on a lot of my students' families.

I am planning to make games students can take home and work on to build phonemic awareness skills and number sense. I want to provide them with activities that make them excited about learning, even if they are doing it from home.

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

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This project will reach 20 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Astrobrights Mega Collection, Colored Cardstock,"Classic" 5-Color Assortment, 1280 Sheets, 65 lb/176 gsm, 8.5" x 11" - MORE SHEETS! (91630-02) • Amazon Business $63.99 1 $63.99
Art Street Lightweight Construction Paper, 10 Assorted Colors, 9" x 12", 500 Sheets • Amazon Business $10.25 4 $41.00
Link N Learn Links (Pack of 1000) • Amazon Business $19.95 2 $39.90
Fine Glitter Set 20g, Teenitor 24pcs Glitter Shake Jars for Art Crafts Painting Scrapbooking Body Slime Holiday Party Supply, Multi Color Assorted Set • Amazon Business $13.59 2 $27.18
Szsrcywd 36 PCS Colorful Kids Modeling Soft Clay Air Dry Clay Studio Toy 36 Bright Color No-Toxic Modeling Clay Creative DIY Crafts • Amazon Business $11.99 2 $23.98
Teacher Created Resources Smart Start K-1 Story Paper: 360 Sheets (76513),White • Amazon Business $18.49 1 $18.49
Teacher Created Resources (76503) Smart Start K-1 Writing Paper: 360 sheets • Amazon Business $17.43 1 $17.43
Pacon P0091840 Spectra Glitter Sparkling Crystals, Clear, 16-Ounce Jar • Amazon Business $13.87 1 $13.87
Pacon Spectra Glitter Sparkling Crystals • Amazon Business $13.87 1 $13.87

Materials cost

$259.71

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$3.90

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$293.61

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$51.81

Total project goal

$345.42

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$345.42

2 Donors

-$172.70

Donations toward project cost

-$146.80

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$25.90

match offer

-$172.72

Match offer toward project cost

-$146.81

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$25.91

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$0.00

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Project Activity

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