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Mrs. Hespelt from Bridgeport CT is requesting Supplies through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Kreative Kindergarten

My students need various art materials (crayons, collage box, glue sticks, mod podge, markers, etc.) to bring their imaginations to life.

  • $377 goal

This project expired on November 27, 2015.

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

"A person's a person no matter how small!" ~Dr. Seuss This is the motto in my kindergarten classroom.

We operate on a system of respect and responsibility.

My four and five year olds learn how to treat each other and that they are responsible for their actions. With the huge demands that are placed on my students as learners, we have to remember that they are still so young. We have to shape their character and teach them right from wrong. Our school is very diverse and provides my students with a lot of opportunities for growth. They are able to interact with students of all ages, with our building being pre-k to grade 8. With this being the first school experience for many of my students, learning has to be fun to keep them engaged! Each student also learns differently, which means that all material is presented in multiple ways to ensure learning success for all!

My Project

With the way the budgets are these days, sometimes the little things fall by the wayside. It is nice on a "Fun Friday" to do a special project or craft, but often I have to buy these materials(crayons, collage box, glue sticks, mod podge, markers, etc) myself. It would be wonderful to have a supply of art materials that we can use to be creative. The children love getting their hands on projects that allow them to be creative. It is also fun to let the students get creative in response to a book we have read. Being able to use their imagination for a craft project and then write about it also gets them excited.

Your donation could help foster a love for art in my kindergarteners.

Their creative development would grow so much if we had the ability to use art in our learning more often. You can help make this difference!

Mrs. Hespelt
Grades PreK-2
More than half of students from low‑income households

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1 donor1 donor has given to this project.

This project will reach 24 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
VX748 - Best-Buy Jumbo Crayons - 12-Color Box • Lakeshore Learning Materials $89.99 1 $89.99
PP274 - Classroom Collage Box • Lakeshore Learning Materials $59.99 1 $59.99
TT506Z - Lakeshore Jumbo Glue Stick - Dozen • Lakeshore Learning Materials $7.99 4 $31.96
FF759 - All-In-One Craft Tub • Lakeshore Learning Materials $29.99 1 $29.99
TA503 - Smart Start Writing Paper - 360 sheets • Lakeshore Learning Materials $18.49 1 $18.49
RS202 - Mod Podge® - 16 Ounces • Lakeshore Learning Materials $7.99 2 $15.98
RR426 - Peel & Stick Collage Frames - Set of 30 • Lakeshore Learning Materials $13.59 1 $13.59
GA934 - Smelly Markers • Lakeshore Learning Materials $10.99 1 $10.99
TA51AC - Construction Paper - 12" x 18" - Assorted Colors • Lakeshore Learning Materials $2.29 2 $4.58
TB113 - Self-Adhesive Hook & Loop Tape • Lakeshore Learning Materials $3.99 1 $3.99
YD812 - Removable Mounting Putty • Lakeshore Learning Materials $1.99 2 $3.98
TA50AC - Construction Paper - 9" x 12" - Assorted Colors • Lakeshore Learning Materials $1.19 2 $2.38

Materials cost

$285.91

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$4.29

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$320.20

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$56.51

Total project goal

$376.71

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$376.71

1 Donor

-$376.71

Donations toward project cost

-$320.20

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$56.51

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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