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Ms. Petty from Bakersfield CA is requesting Educational Kits & Games through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

One Machine, A Million and One Projects, Learning: Priceless!

My students need a Cricut Maker and accessories such as cutting blades and vinyl for sharing their creativity and kindness.

  • $750 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My students are creative, enthusiastic, activity-driven, hands-on children who love to learn through creative processes. My students are from low-income communities and have little access to technology that allows them to express their creativity.

My enthusiastic, activity-driven, hands-on, creative students thirst to learn new things and to be involved in researching and implementation.

My students also want to share kindness efforts to the surrounding communities. They are curious and love to learn. With little access to inspiration outside of their neighborhoods, every opportunity helps them dream, learn, and grow. While in their communities, they want to share kindness and be an inspiration themselves.

My Project

The students in my class continually amaze me with their creativity, kindness, and tenacity. They are also from a low-income community and have little access to technology that will benefit and enhance their creativity. They also are creating a kindness initiative to share acts of kindness with the community.

I am asking for a Cricut Maker Bundle plus accessories for my classroom and students.

The Cricut can literally make thousands of different projects. With the right tools, my students' creativity and kindness efforts will be endless. The right tools in the case of my class are the Cricut Machine, Cricut papers and tools, and Cricut pieces for the machine.

With the creativity and thoughtfulness of my students, the projects that they create with the Cricut Maker will be amazing! I can already see myself jumping up for joy with the ideas that they will come up with. The outreach benefits for surrounding neighborhoods will be priceless. My students will be able to make projects for the senior citizen center across the street and the people who live around us. And, the benefits of the students continuing to become thoughtful, kind, empathetic citizens and people are priceless!

Please help my students in their creative and kindness processes and efforts.

Ms. Petty
Grades 3-5
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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This project will reach 28 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Maker Ultimate Bundle • Amazon Business $457.42 1 $457.42
Permanent Adhesive Backed Vinyl Sheets by EZ Craft USA - 12" x 12" - 40 Sheets Assorted Colors Works With Cricut and Other Cutters • Amazon Business $18.99 1 $18.99
Cricut Weeding Tool Kit • Amazon Business $15.97 1 $15.97
Cricut 2001401 Deep Cut Blade and Housing • Amazon Business $12.50 1 $12.50
Cricut XL Scraper • Amazon Business $11.80 1 $11.80
Sharpie 1949557 Color Burst Permanent Markers, Fine Point, Assorted Colors, 24-Count • Amazon Business $9.00 1 $9.00
Cricut 2003534 29-0002 Replacement Cutting Blades for Cutting Machines • Amazon Business $8.41 1 $8.41
Cricut 2002363 Vinyl Transfer Tape • Amazon Business $7.35 1 $7.35
Cricut Standard Grip Mat, 12"x12", 2 Mats • Amazon Business $7.01 1 $7.01

Materials cost

$548.45

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$50.18

3rd party payment processing fee

$8.23

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$636.86

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$112.39

Total project goal

$749.25

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$749.25

1 Donor

-$749.25

Donations toward project cost

-$636.86

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$112.39

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$0.00

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