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Mrs. Sletta from New Ulm MN is requesting Art Supplies through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Sticking Together in the STEM Lab

My students need all kinds of adhesives when they are engineering, especially duct tape, masking tape, and glue

  • $596 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

First through fourth grade students are doing amazing work learning about the engineering design process and four-Cs of effective group work in the STEM lab and outdoor learning garden.

My students enjoy working collaboratively, while using critical thinking skills, to solve challenges related to science, technology, engineering, and math.

Skills such as creative problem solving, effective communication, and teamwork are encouraged as students work. In addition to the work they do in class, these hard-working students complete projects at home, before school, and even during lunch.

My Project

Over 650 young student engineers build wonderful creations in the STEM lab every week. These students repurpose pieces of cardboard, paper tubes, plastic containers and other found materials as they build catapults, vehicles, robots, towers, and other wonderful creations!

All of these inventive projects need to be held together with tape and other adhesives!

The students go through so much tape and glue in the STEM lab as they build, invent, and create.

These rolls of tape, glue, stickers, and glue dots will be put to great use by hundreds of students working side by side collaborating on projects related to science, technology, engineering and math.

Mrs. Sletta
Grades 3-5
More than a third of students from low‑income households

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
TAPE 3M GENERAL USE MASKING TAPE 0.50 IN X 60 YD TAN • School Specialty $1.98 20 $39.60
TAPE SCOTCH CLRD DUCT 1.88 IN X 20 YD VIOLET PURPLE • School Specialty $4.75 8 $38.00
TAPE MAGIC SCOTCH TRANSPARENT MMM810341296 • School Specialty $3.40 10 $34.00
TAPE DOUBLE STICK 0.50 IN X 250 IN • School Specialty $3.33 8 $26.64
TAPE SCOTCH CLRD DUCT 1.88 IN X 20 YD BLUE TURQUOISE • School Specialty $4.75 5 $23.75
TAPE SCOTCH CLRD DUCT 1.88 IN X 20 YDS SUNSHINE YELLOW • School Specialty $4.75 5 $23.75
TAPE SCOTCH CLRD DUCT 1.88 IN X 20 YD TANGERINE ORANGE • School Specialty $4.75 5 $23.75
TAPE SCOTCH CLRD DUCT 1.88 IN X 20 YD CHERRY RED • School Specialty $4.75 5 $23.75
TAPE SCOTCH CLRD DUCT 1.88 IN X 20 YD PEARL WHITE • School Specialty $4.75 5 $23.75
TAPE SCOTCH CLRD DUCT 1.88 IN X 20 YD SEA BLUE • School Specialty $4.75 5 $23.75
GLUE SCHOOL ELMERS WASHABLE CLEAR GALLON • School Specialty $21.29 1 $21.29
TAPE SCOTCH PTRND DUCT 1.88 IN X 10 YD VIOLET TILES • School Specialty $4.75 4 $19.00
TAPE SCOTCH PTRND DUCT 1.88 IN X 10 YD DOTTIE • School Specialty $4.75 4 $19.00
GLUE DOTS MINI SCHOOL PACK OF 600 • School Specialty $9.08 2 $18.16
DUCK TAPE 1.88 IN X 10 YD MARBLE PEACOCK • School Specialty $5.39 3 $16.17
TAPE DUCT 1.88 IN X 55 YD GRAY • School Specialty $5.18 3 $15.54
WIPES,TOUGH TASK 24 CT - WMN2000 • School Specialty $9.44 1 $9.44
LABEL ID REMOVABLE .75IN WHITE AVE05408 PACK OF 1008 • School Specialty $6.31 1 $6.31

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