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Ms. Whitehead from Bronx NY is requesting Art Supplies through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Help My Second Graders!

Help me give my students the resources they need to be successful this school year!

  • $332 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My second grade students are creative, thoughtful and loving! They have a wide variety of needs and come from all cultures, areas, and various incomes. I incorporate a variety of learning strategies such as group work, and alternative seating to ensure that each student's needs are met.

They enjoy hands-on, active, engaging projects and challenges that allow them to think outside the box!

My students come to school each day ready to try new things and take brave chances in order to grow both personally and academically. Truly, they are my inspiration!

My Project

Scholastic Science Spin will be used for interactive and exciting science instruction. The sharpies, pencils, glue sticks, and scissors will be used for interactive notebooks in science and social studies. The primary composition notebooks and paper will allow students to write self-narratives, and more! Flex-space wobble cushions, and soft seat will allow for flexible seating. Flexible seating allows students to take charge of their learning and make the choices that work best for them. During independent work times they choose a location in the classroom that works for them. The paper trays will help us to organize homework, notes, and other assignments.

Ms. Whitehead
Grades PreK-2
More than three‑quarters of students from low‑income households

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
Staples Primary Composition Notebook (K - 2nd), 9.75" x 7.5", Law Ruled, 100 Sheets, Multicolor (42079M) • Staples Advantage $3.69 12 $44.28
Ticonderoga The World's Best Pencil Wooden Pencils, No. 2 Soft Lead, 72/Pack (33904) • Staples Advantage $17.49 1 $17.49
LC511BU - Flex-Space Wobble Cushion - Blue • Lakeshore Learning Materials $16.99 1 $16.99
LC511GR - Flex-Space Wobble Cushion - Green • Lakeshore Learning Materials $16.99 1 $16.99
TT192BB - Neon Lakeshore Paper Tray - Bright Blue • Lakeshore Learning Materials $7.99 2 $15.98
TT192GB - Neon Lakeshore Paper Tray - Bright Green • Lakeshore Learning Materials $7.99 2 $15.98
Science Spin Grade 2 • Scholastic Magazines and Book Clubs $0.99 12 $11.88
Elmer's All Purpose School Glue Sticks, 0.24 oz., 30/Pack (E556) • Staples Advantage $11.58 1 $11.58
DD371YE - Soft Seat - Yellow • Lakeshore Learning Materials $10.99 1 $10.99
DD371BU - Soft Seat - Blue • Lakeshore Learning Materials $10.99 1 $10.99
DD371GR - Soft Seat - Green • Lakeshore Learning Materials $10.99 1 $10.99
TA2694 - Red Baseline Jumbo Picture Story Newsprint • Lakeshore Learning Materials $9.99 1 $9.99
Fiskars SoftGrip 5" Kids Scissors, Blunt Tip, Assorted Colors (9422) • Staples Advantage $4.19 2 $8.38
Fiskars 5" Kid's Scissors, Pointed Tip, Assorted Colors (94307097J) • Staples Advantage $3.99 2 $7.98
Sharpie Permanent Markers, Fine Point, Black, 12/Pack (30001) • Staples Advantage $7.92 1 $7.92
Fiskars Softgrip Left-handed Pointed-tip Kids Scissors , 5" Overall L , Pointed , Left • Staples Advantage $3.79 2 $7.58
Fiskars 5" Kid's Scissors, Blunt Tip, Assorted Colors (94167797) • Staples Advantage $3.59 2 $7.18
Fiskars Children's Safety Scissors , Blunt , 5 in. Length , 1 3/4" Cut • Staples Advantage $3.59 2 $7.18
TA2612 - Red Baseline Ruled Newsprint - Gr. 2 • Lakeshore Learning Materials $6.79 1 $6.79

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