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Ms. Miller from Oak Harbor WA is requesting Art Supplies through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Learning Through Center Exploration

My students need a Brother Scan and Cut 2 machine for the classroom.

  • $498 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

I teach first grade at a Title 1 school in an active military community. Many of our students come from a low income and single parent household.

We have a busy classroom of learners where students rotate through centers in math, reading, writing, science.

They are curious, active, eager learners that love working in small groups or with a partner. They love using their imagination and learning through exploration. They come into the classroom each day alert, full of energy and ready to learn.

My Project

My students rotate through a variety of learning centers each day. They work independently and with partners to explore reading, writing, math, science, and STEM in a fun and hands-on way. Each center takes a LOT of time to prepare. They require printing, laminating, and cutting of many pieces and parts. In the primary world of centers, preparation takes hours and hours.

A Brother Scan and Cut 2 will take materials for classroom centers and virtually eliminate the hours of teacher preparation time.

It gives the user the option to scan items or use ones from a PC and then cuts each and every little piece out for the user.

With the aid of a Scan and Cut 2 machine, I can effectively create and rotate centers more frequently throughout the year. I love seeing the excitement on the faces of each student when they are presented with a new and exciting center to explore!

Ms. Miller
Grades PreK-2
More than a third of students from low‑income households

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
Brother CM350 ScanNCut 2 Home & Hobby Cutting Machine • Amazon Business $299.00 1 $299.00
Brother ScanNCut Online Activation Card, CAWLCARD1 • Amazon Business $49.48 1 $49.48
Brother ScanNCut Deep Cut Blade • Amazon Business $8.09 1 $8.09

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