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Ms. Guinn
Grades 9-12
More than three‑quarters of students from low‑income households
  • 2 donors
  • $0 still needed

Home Economics is Back!

Help me give my students the tools necessary to create better homes for themselves.

My Students

Here at our school, while we use the academic curriculum from Anchorage School District, our main focus is advancing the social-emotional development of students within an intensive and supportive learning environment.

We do not receive the same funding as most neighborhood schools, therefore the teachers here must get creative to provide the best learning environment for our students.

Each of our students have acute behavioral needs and a large percentage come from low-income households. 100% of our students receive free breakfast and lunch from the district.

My Project

The materials here will be used for our new Home Economics/Food Science class! Most of what we'll be learning together is all new for these kids- some have never used an oven, made a meal, or even cooked pasta.

Our semester-long class has been broken up into food and home management units, in which our students will learn the basics of food prep, cooking and basic life skills.

These students will be able to take the skills they learn in class out into their own worlds and hopefully make their lives easier. All of our lessons directly relate to things they need to know for life outside of school.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Home Hero Stainless Steel Kitchen Cooking Utensils - 25 Piece Utensil Set - Nonstick Kitchen Utensils Cookware Set with Spatula - Best Kitchen Gadgets Kitchen Tool Set • Amazon Business $31.99 2 $63.98
SINGER 00279 Sewing Kit in Storage Box • Amazon Business $4.41 10 $44.10
200-Pack Full Size Hot Glue Sticks, Magicfly 4 Inch Long X 0.43 Inch Diameter Hot Melt Glue Gun Sticks, Compatible with Most Glue Guns, for DIY Craft Projects and Sealing • Amazon Business $18.99 2 $37.98
Hot Glue Gun, TopElek Mini Glue Gun Kit with 30pcs Glue Sticks, High Temperature Melting Glue Gun for DIY Small Projects, Arts and Crafts, Home Quick Repairs,Artistic Creation(20 Watts, Blue) • Amazon Business $8.99 4 $35.96
Resort Chef Plastic Kitchen Cutting Boards Set of 4 Reversible Boards with Food Icons BPA Free & Eco Friendly, Non Porous, Dishwasher Safe. Best for Food Safety- Includes Ceramic Knife & Non-Slip Mat • Amazon Business $14.99 2 $29.98
Kitchen Knife Set Chef Knives - 8pc Gift Knive Sets - Stainless Steel Professional Home Cooking Accessories Best for Commercial Grade Chefs Cutting Knifes Non-Stick Blades Colorful Decor Sharp Cutlery • Amazon Business $14.95 2 $29.90
Utopia Kitchen Bib Aprons Bulk, 12 Pack Aprons, Black • Amazon Business $27.99 1 $27.99
Mini Hot Glue Gun Sticks (Huge Bulk Pack of 200) 4" and 0.27 Diameter - Compatible with Most Glue Guns • Amazon Business $13.99 2 $27.98
Good Cook Set Of 3 Non-Stick Cookie Sheet • Amazon Business $13.99 2 $27.98
Stainless Steel Mixing Bowls (Set of 8),Polished Mirror Finish Nesting Bowls Without Lids,Includes 2QT,3QT,4QT,5QT,6QT,7.5QT,9QT,10.5QT,Metal Cooking Supplies For Kitchen,Ideal for Baking,Cooking,Sala • Amazon Business $24.99 1 $24.99
Hot Melt Glue Gun Kit 100 Watt with Carry Bag and 12 pcs Glue Sticks, for DIY, Arts & Crafts Projects, Sealing and Quick Repairs, Light and Heavy Duty in Home and Office by PROkleber • Amazon Business $19.97 1 $19.97
Casabella 1 Count Dustpan and Brush Set, Graphite/Orange • Amazon Business $8.99 2 $17.98
25 Pack 9'' Pie Pans/Disposable Plates/Aluminum Foil Quinche Pan/Tart Tins/Pie Tins/Aluminum Pie Pans • Amazon Business $12.99 1 $12.99

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This project will reach 40 students.

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