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Mrs. Larkin from Phoenix AZ is requesting Art Supplies through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Sarah's Project KNIT, The Sequel

Help me give my students a yarn winder, needles and other supplies necessary to take their knitting skills to the next level.

  • $221 goal

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My Students

The Sarah's Project group is made up of students from third through eighth grade. These children come from a very diverse population; the majority of the knitters come from low income homes, speak two or more languages, and have a strong desire to learn new things.

In addition, quite a few of these children do not participate in any other extracurricular activities due to economics, transportation, self-confidence or parental involvement.

Learning to knit has given these sometimes overlooked kids a sense of belonging and accomplishment.

My Project

Sarah's Project KNIT is off to a great start thanks to the wonderful donors who funded the first phase of this project. The knitters are casting on, casting off, knitting, and purling like the pros! Step into our room any Tuesday after school and you'll be delighted by the industrious sound of needles clicking away and children engaged in productive conversation.

Sarah's Project KNIT - The Sequel will take the children's knitting expertise to the next level.

Incorporating stitch markers, needle caps, scissors, gauge markers, and yarn winder to the supply cart will allow the introduction of more complicated, challenging and exciting projects!

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Mrs. Larkin
Grades 3-5
More than half of students from low‑income households

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This project will reach 30 students.

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
Stanwood Needlecraft Large Metal Yarn/Fiber/Wool/String Ball Winder, 10-Ounce • Amazon Business $69.95 1 $69.95
Scissors, VERONES 8 Inch Soft Comfort-Grip Handles & Stainless Steel Sharp Blades Perfect for Cutting Paper, Fabric Photos, More, 15-Pack • Amazon Business $16.99 2 $33.98
Blulu 40 Pieces Multi-Colored Needle Point Stoppers Needle Point Protectors Needles Knitting Accessories with Plastic Storage Box, 2 Sizes • Amazon Business $7.99 2 $15.98
450pcs 15 Colors Assorted Bulb Safety Pins Pear Shaped Pins Metal Safety Pins Knitting Stitch Markers Sewing Making with Storage Box • Amazon Business $8.99 1 $8.99
Susan Bates 14099 Knit-Chek for Knitting Needle, 3 by 5-1/2-Inch • Amazon Business $4.19 2 $8.38
100 Pcs Plastic Sewing Needles, iFergoo 50 Pcs 3.5" Colorful Large Eye Crafts Needles and 50 Pcs 2.75"Kids Safety Learning Needles for DIY Sewing Handmade Crafts, kid Weave Education • Amazon Business $7.59 1 $7.59

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