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Ms. Lamb from Indianapolis IN is requesting Art Supplies through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Puppets for Play

Help me give my students supplies to be able to make puppets to learn while in the classroom; above and beyond the curriculum.

  • $260 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My students live in lower socioeconomic neighborhoods that require support and resources for learning. One of the biggest challenges my families face is the ability to provide basic necessities for their children.

By providing materials for my students, this will help provide the support needed for students with a disability to help succeed while in the classroom.

A large percentage of our students live in multi-family member homes, foster homes, other family members and friends' homes, and hotels/motels. These students and families may not have the financial freedom to provide extra resources above and beyond what is in the school already. By helping to provide these school supplies, you are helping each student access the school curriculum, become organized, and help with not worrying about what they need to be successful each and every day.

My Project

Preschool students need to be able to access supplies and resources for imaginative play. Pairing the learning with visuals, puppets, and supports will increase the students' engagement as well as want to learn.

Students need puppets and other resources to help with imaginative play, engagement, and digging deeper in their learning when provided extra supports.

Allowing students to have an imaginative play and additional resources during instruction helps with their memory of pre-academic skills and learning. My families come from a low-socioeconomic and cannot always afford supplies that go above and beyond the classroom needs. This grant will provide students with resources to be creative, play, and learn.

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Ms. Lamb
Grades PreK-2
More than half of students from low‑income households

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4 donors4 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 200 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
RY928 - Make-A-Face Sheets • Lakeshore Learning Materials $12.99 3 $38.97
Crayola Multi-Cultural Crayons, Regular, Assorted Skin Tone Colors, 12 Pack • Amazon Business $15.18 2 $30.36
LA716 - Hair-Colors Crinkle Strips • Lakeshore Learning Materials $14.99 2 $29.98
LC175 - Family People Shapes™ • Lakeshore Learning Materials $12.99 2 $25.98
LC383 - People Colors® Craft Paper • Lakeshore Learning Materials $7.99 3 $23.97
Craft Sticks, 300pc, Jumbo 8" Popsicles, Great for use as Auction Paddles, Crafts, Wedding Fan Handles, Long Wooden & Wavy Bulk Tongue Depressors Paint Sticks by Fedmax. • Amazon Business $15.99 1 $15.99
AmazonBasics Purple Washable School Glue Sticks, Dries Clear, 0.24-oz Stick,60-Pack • Amazon Business $12.99 1 $12.99
UPINS 2000 Pcs Black Wiggle Googly Eyes with Self-Adhesive,4 Sizes Mixed Packaging • Amazon Business $9.49 1 $9.49

Materials cost

$187.73

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$2.82

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$220.55

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$38.92

Total project goal

$259.47

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$259.47

3 Donors

-$118.15

Donations toward project cost

-$118.15

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$0.00

match offer

-$120.47

Match offer toward project cost

-$102.40

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$18.07

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$20.85

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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Project Activity

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