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Mrs. Sparacino from Chicago IL is requesting Art Supplies through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Kindergarten Here We Come!

Help me give my students back-to-school materials to help start the school year.

  • $516 goal

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My Students

My students are kindergarteners that come to school ready to learn every day. They are bilingual students that live in an impoverished community. Our school is their safe-haven and their chance to become as successful as they can ever imagine.

Our classroom is an inclusive and diverse classroom where we celebrate all of our different abilities, cultures, and languages.

Nothing can stop us from learning something new everyday. We continuously have perfect attendance, we love to see each other every mornings and make every day count.

My Project

Help us be prepared for whatever the year may bring! Online or in-person learning will require some materials to kick-off our year in kindergarten.

We need books that will inspire and motivate us with diverse characters and back-to-school themes.

We also need people colored crayons to help illustrate our diversity more accurately. Paper and printer ink will help keep school and home connections.

Kindergarten teaches us to share with one another but this year is a little bit different. In order to maximize safety, we need materials for individual use: play-doh, play foam, wiki sticks, watercolor paints and write-on pockets.

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

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At this school, more than 50% of students are Black, Latino, 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.

This project will reach 30 students.

5 donors have given to this project.

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
Uniwork Remanufactured Ink Cartridge Replacement for Epson 220 XL 220XL T220XL use for WorkForce WF-2750 WF-2760 WF-2630 WF-2650 WF-2660 XP-320 XP-420 XP-424 (1 Black 1 Cyan 1 Magenta 1 Yellow) 4 Pack • Amazon Business $17.99 4 $71.96
Keebor Basic 12-Colors Washable Watercolor Paint Bulk Set of 24 with Wood Brushes for Kids • Amazon Business $34.98 2 $69.96
LC363 Jumbo People Colorssupsup Crayon Pack • Lakeshore Learning Materials $10.99 6 $65.94
Play-Doh Modeling Compound 24-Pack Case of Colors, Non-Toxic, Multi-Color, 3-Ounce Cans, Ages 2 and up, Multicolor (Amazon Exclusive) • Amazon Business $20.99 3 $62.97
AmazonBasics Letter Size Sheets Laminating Pouches 9 x 11.5in, 100-pack • Amazon Business $13.10 4 $52.40
AmazonBasics Heavy Duty Dry Erase Ticket Holder Pockets 8.5" X 11", Pack of 25 • Amazon Business $21.30 1 $21.30
Wikki Stix Party Favor Pak • Amazon Business $12.95 1 $12.95
Neenah Cardstock, 8.5" x 11", 90 lb/163 gsm, White, 94 Brightness, 300 Sheets (91437) • Amazon Business $12.29 1 $12.29
Lola va a la escuela (Lola Reads) (Spanish Edition) • Amazon Business $7.99 1 $7.99
Lola quiere un gato (Lola Reads) (Spanish Edition) • Amazon Business $7.99 1 $7.99
A Lola le encantan los cuentos (Lola Reads) (Spanish Edition) • Amazon Business $7.99 1 $7.99
Spot va a la escuela (Spanish Edition) • Amazon Business $7.99 1 $7.99

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