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Ms. Pallais from Hialeah FL is requesting Art Supplies through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

STEAMING Through History

Help me give my students a cricut laminator to create new artwork, tape, lifesaver candies, scissors, drinking straws, to create a STEAM mobile, hand sanitizer to clean up after the STEAM project, poster, cards, board games to create.

  • $923 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

Some of my students are ESOL. They have a language barrier that sets them behind. They are eager to be a part of something. My students come from low income families, many of them come from broken families. A majority of my students are of Hispanic origin. Every student is special in their own unique way. My students are special because they are willing to strive higher than expected especially with the obstacles they have faced, & continue to face.

They go above & beyond.

They struggle because they are trying to understand and fit into a new culture. Parents are not able to assist them with homework or projects due to the language barrier, most parents did not attend school here in the United States. Most of my students were affected by hurricane Irma in September 2017 and are still trying to recover.

The majority of my students are being raised in single parent households and receive free or reduced lunch based on their socioeconomic status. These things may prevent them from getting ahead early in life and may not provide them with everyday life experiences that we consider to be normal.

My Project

They need the cricut, life saver candies, tape, drinking straws, popsicle sticks to help them advance in the project. These materials will make a difference, by giving them more creative freedom to create, and design more freely using these materials. It will allow them to remain interested in the topics being covered.

Technology and education are constantly evolving and changing every day along with the interests of my students.

My students come from low income single family homes and do not have access to these materials at home or in school. Adding these materials to my classroom will definitely help keep their interest.

By acquiring these materials their learning experience and environment will be greatly enhanced. They will be able to maintain focus and not worry about missing materials or lack of creativity.

Ms. Pallais
Grades 6-8
More than three‑quarters of students from low‑income households

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This project will reach 160 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Cricut Explore Air 2 Machine Bundle - Tool Kit, Vinyl Pack, Designs & Project Inspiration • Amazon Business $289.99 1 $289.99
All-new Echo Dot (3rd Gen) - Smart speaker with Alexa - Charcoal • Amazon Business $47.49 1 $47.49
PURELL 9625-02-EC Advanced Hand Sanitizer Bottle - Hand Sanitizer Gel, 2L Pump Bottle (pack of 2) • Amazon Business $40.39 1 $40.39
Scotch 5-Inch Soft Touch Blunt Kid Scissors, 12 Count Teacher Pack, Blue (1442B-12) • Amazon Business $17.18 2 $34.36
Hasbro Monopoly Classic Game • Amazon Business $14.59 2 $29.18
Hasbro Game of Life • Amazon Business $13.39 2 $26.78
Scotch Magic Tape and Refillable Dispenser, Numerous Applications, Engineered for Repairing, Standard Width, 3/4 x 650 Inches, 6-Pack (6122) • Amazon Business $9.89 2 $19.78
Mattel Games UNO Card Game • Amazon Business $5.99 3 $17.97
Hasbro Sorry! Game • Amazon Business $8.77 2 $17.54
Hasbro Monopoly Junior Board Game • Amazon Business $8.14 2 $16.28
Night at the Museum 3-Movie Collection • Amazon Business $16.18 1 $16.18
Scotch General Purpose Masking Tape, 2020-24A-CP, 0.94-Inch by 60.1-Yards, 9 Rolls • Amazon Business $15.97 1 $15.97
Hasbro The Game of Life Junior Game • Amazon Business $15.61 1 $15.61
Mattel Games UNO Card Game • Amazon Business $4.99 3 $14.97
LifeSavers Hard Candy Five Flavor - 2 Pounds Bulk Wholesale (5 Flavor Mix) • Amazon Business $14.95 1 $14.95
Clue Junior Game • Amazon Business $14.88 1 $14.88
National Treasure 2: Book of Secrets • Amazon Business $9.99 1 $9.99
Hasbro Guess Who? Classic Game • Amazon Business $9.97 1 $9.97
Hasbro Guess Who? Classic Game • Amazon Business $9.97 1 $9.97
National Treasure (Widescreen Edition) • Amazon Business $9.96 1 $9.96
Tomnk 300PCS 10.3 Inch Disposable Color Drinking Straws Plastic Straws • Amazon Business $9.69 1 $9.69
Bicycle Standard Index (4 Pack, Black/Red) • Amazon Business $9.47 1 $9.47
TREND enterprises, Inc. United States Presidents Learning Chart, 17" x 22" • Amazon Business $9.08 1 $9.08
Hasbro Connect 4 Game • Amazon Business $8.77 1 $8.77
Hasbro Connect 4 Game • Amazon Business $8.77 1 $8.77
Loew-Cornell Simply Art Wood Jumbo Craft Sticks 300 ct. • Amazon Business $8.66 1 $8.66
Hasbro Monopoly Junior Board Game • Amazon Business $8.14 1 $8.14
Scotch Masking Tape for Hard-to-Stick Surfaces, 2060-24A, 1-Inch by 60-Yards, 1 Roll • Amazon Business $8.14 1 $8.14

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