Mrs. Williams from Midland MI is requesting Art Supplies through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.
Help me give my students materials which they can use to add to or combine their art work.
I am a preschool teacher with a classroom of 4 and 5 year old students. These students come from low-income families that face many challenges on a daily basis. I am looking to provide a variety of ways to give them quality learning experiences while preparing them for Kindergarten.
My students are imaginative, playful and have a desire to learn and create.
While they all receive free breakfast, lunch and a snack, this only equips their bodies to be able to learn. Through positive attention and hands-on learning, my students explore and learn about a variety of topics.
Many materials are not an option at home, so we do our best to provide what we can for them while they are at school. We want to make learning fun and set them up for a successful future and continue their love of learning.
Letting children explore art in various forms allows for more creative exploration. When the students have different materials it gives them more opportunities to take risks.
Using scissors, tape, glue, staplers and hole punchers allows my students to take risks and fix their mistakes.
These materials also help build their fine motor skills, problem solving skills, social skills, communication abilities and more. These materials also lend their hand to later learning opportunities and skills such as reading, writing and mathematics.
I firmly believe that giving children the ability to express themselves in a safe way also teaches them about themselves.
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|Fiskars 5" Kid Scissors Left-Handed Pointed-Tip, 2 Pack - Assorted color • Amazon Business||$10.29||4||$41.16|
|PaperPro inSHAPE 15 Reduced Effort Compact Stapler, 15 Sheets, Black/Gray (1455) • Amazon Business||$6.99||4||$27.96|
|Emraw Premium Single Hole Paper Punch Cushion Grip Heavy Duty Hole Puncher for Greeting Cards Scrapbook Notebook Puncher Craft Paper Hand Tool Pack of 6 • Amazon Business||$12.99||2||$25.98|
|Colored Masking Painters Craft Tape Jumbo 11 Pack - Extra Long Premium Rolls - 1 Inch Wide, 60 Yards Long, Bright Colors. Great for Arts & Craft Projects, Fun for Kids & Adults - Washi Tape • Amazon Business||$23.95||1||$23.95|
|Elmer's All Purpose School Glue Sticks, Washable, 7 Gram, 30 Count • Amazon Business||$11.88||2||$23.76|
|PraxxisPro, Mini Staplers, Built in Staple Remover, Staples 2 to 18 Sheets. Set of 4 (Red, Purple, White, Green) • Amazon Business||$10.99||2||$21.98|
|United Tapes Decorative Craft Washi Masking Tape (Set of 12 Rolls) • Amazon Business||$14.97||1||$14.97|
|24 Rolls Washi Masking Tape Set,Decorative Craft Tape Collection for DIY and Gift Wrapping,by Mooker • Amazon Business||$9.99||1||$9.99|
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