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Mrs. Roozeboom from Pella IA is requesting Art Supplies through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Sparks of the Imagination

My students need art supplies and toys to spark their imaginations!

  • $754 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

I am so blessed to have such a wonderful group of Kindergartners. They are loving, kind, and compassionate. They are such hard workers and just absolutely love learning!

My students LOVE learning through hands-on activities and are so excited to try new things; we are able to do so much because they are so passionate about their learning.

It melts my heart to see such a love for school at such a young age! They get so excited over the simplest activities. It is so fun to be able to expose them to how much fun school can be!

My Project

Today we live in a world of iPads, tablets, phones, video games, and TV time. As a teacher I see students who are not given a chance to be creative at home. They are allowed so much screen time that they do not have an opportunity to build their imagination.

I want to help spark my students' imagination to create endless possibilities that my not be possible at home.

Each of the art materials I selected give students the chance to draw, build, and create whatever they want. I love to have an art center out each day, but do maintain their interest I need lots of materials. We are requesting things like oil pastels, gel crayons, glitter glue are not things children may typically get to use and it will allow them to be artists in a totally different way.

Kindergarteners love to play so I also selected various "toys" that will help my students play outside of the back. Each item will help them explore, design, and create to plug into their creative side. Things like the bendable sculpting sticks and caterpillar building blocks allow them to create and play in a fashion they may not get to at home.

I love providing experiences that will help them discover a side of themselves they may not have known existed.

Mrs. Roozeboom
Grades PreK-2

This project will reach 20 students.

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GooMart 8 Colors Newly Designed Washable Hexagon Large Ink pads for Rubber Stamps Kids • Amazon Business $29.99 2 $59.98
Fat Brain Toys Squigz Deluxe 50 Piece Set • Amazon Business $49.95 1 $49.95
Peradix Building Sticks DIY Toys Kids' Soft Bendable Sculpting Sticks Flexible Folding Bending Interlocking Colorful Straw Stem Bar Set for Motor Skill Imagination Education with Storage Bag 111 PCS • Amazon Business $26.59 1 $26.59
Caterpillar Building Blocks 80 pcs Set - Stem Toys for Boys & Girls - Educational Toy for 3 4 5 6 Year Olds Kids - So Much Fun - Infinite Combinations - Improving Imagination - Advanced Version • Amazon Business $24.95 1 $24.95
Stencil Drawing Kit w/ Carry Case - Over 300 Shapes - LARGE Drawing Stencils for Kids Art Include Plastic Alphabet Stencils, Geometric Shapes, Animals, and More! • Amazon Business $24.88 1 $24.88
Spirograph Junior • Amazon Business $19.99 1 $19.99
5500 Beads - Fuse Bead Kit - Includes 5,500 Beads in 24 colors, 4 Pegboards, 1 Tweezer, 2 Ironing Papers - Compatible with Perler Beads • Amazon Business $19.95 1 $19.95
Large Water Doodle Mat - Meland Colorful 39.4 X 27.5 Inch Magic Water Drawing Mat Pad with 3 Water Pens and 8 Molds, Kids Educational Travel Toy Gift for Boys Girls Toddlers Age 2 3 4 5 6, Multicolor • Amazon Business $18.99 1 $18.99
Plastic Rectangular Storage Trays Baskets Organization Bundle - Set of 4 • Amazon Business $8.98 2 $17.96
Sharpie 27145 Pocket Highlighters, Chisel Tip, Assorted Colors, 12-Count • Amazon Business $8.59 2 $17.18
Crayola 58-7858 Ultra-Clean Washable Broad Line Markers, 40-Count • Amazon Business $16.98 1 $16.98
Slim Plastic Storage Trays Baskets in White- Set of 6 • Amazon Business $8.49 2 $16.98
Not your ordinary crayons, 3-1 extraordinary bolder crayons, pastel and watercolor effects • Amazon Business $15.99 1 $15.99
Sharpie 25145 Tank Highlighters, Chisel Tip, Assorted Fluorescent, 12-Count • Amazon Business $7.97 2 $15.94
Little Professionals Wooden Character Set (15 pieces) by Imagination Generation • Amazon Business $14.99 1 $14.99
Crayola Colored Drawing Chalk Sticks 144 Ct. • Amazon Business $14.97 1 $14.97
W Foster Watch Me Draw: Favorite Pets • Amazon Business $14.56 1 $14.56
Mr. Sketch 1905069 Scented Markers, Chisel Tip, Assorted Colors, 12-Count • Amazon Business $4.84 3 $14.52
The Line • Amazon Business $14.26 1 $14.26
Non-Toxic Jumbo Sidewalk Chalk - 100 Triangular Pieces, Won't Roll Out of Reach or Towards the Road, Works Well On Chalkboard Paint, Concrete, Asphalt and More • Amazon Business $13.97 1 $13.97
I Want My Hat Back • Amazon Business $13.86 1 $13.86
Crayola Pip-Squeaks Washable Markers, 16 count, Great for Home or School, Perfect Art Tools • Amazon Business $6.69 2 $13.38
We Found a Hat • Amazon Business $12.45 1 $12.45
Crayola Different Colored Pencils, 100 Count, Adult Coloring • Amazon Business $11.49 1 $11.49
Crayola Twistables, Coloring Gifts for Kids, Age 4, 5, 6, 7, 8 • Amazon Business $10.99 1 $10.99
Sunmns 400 Pieces 1 Inch Colorful Pom Poms Pompoms for DIY Creative Crafts Decorations, 10 Colors • Amazon Business $9.99 1 $9.99
Sakura XEP50 50-Piece Cray-Pas Junior Artist Assorted Color Oil Pastel Set • Amazon Business $9.58 1 $9.58
Etmact 30pcs Colored Plastic Blackboard Adjustable Chalk Clip Chalk Holder for Teachers Kids School Office Drawing Board, 5 color, 3.7" x 0.6" • Amazon Business $8.99 1 $8.99
Neon Chalkboard Sets Package of 12 • Amazon Business $7.64 1 $7.64
Paper Mate Profile Retractable Ballpoint Pens, Bold (1.4mm), Assorted Colors, 12 Count • Amazon Business $6.47 1 $6.47
Elmer's 3D Washable Glitter Glue Pens, Classic Rainbow, Pack of 10 Pens - Great For Making Slime • Amazon Business $2.99 2 $5.98
BULK CRAFT CUP SEQUINS MIXED COLORS and SIZES ~ Great Big Pack ~ Over 5,000 sequins • Amazon Business $5.51 1 $5.51
How to Draw Cars and Trucks and Other Vehicles (Dover How to Draw) • Amazon Business $4.99 1 $4.99
Set of 72 Chicks Plastic Easter Eggs, Assorted Colors • Amazon Business $4.91 1 $4.91
How to Draw (Dover How to Draw) • Amazon Business $3.28 1 $3.28

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