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Mrs. Collins from Lehigh Acres FL is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

The Elf is Coming for the Holidays!

Help me give my students items for our classroom elf to deliver to our classroom including stocking, trinkets, snacks, and books!

  • $653 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

We, the players of Ms. K's class, will work hard to be the best team. We will complete our work, meet our AR goals, and have a lot of fun. - Student created mission statement.

My 18 new first grade students are full of energy and love learning new things every day.

Most of them come from a low income home where school is a safe place to spend their days. Each student is given a free breakfast every morning as well as free lunch.

My Project

Each year our classroom elf comes to visit for a whole month. He likes to surprise the students with little gifts multiple times a week.

By donating to our project, you will be helping keep the students focused on their classwork during an exciting holiday season.

The elf begins by decorating the classroom and leaving stockings for each student. The elf will then be able to leave the students treats such as smencils, candy, snacks, wikkistiks, crafts, and ink stampers in their stocking. This excites the students as this is something they might not get at home. The elf will leave notes encouraging the students to be their best "elves".

We also need the book "Oh The Places You'll Go" to complete a class set to gift to the students for Christmas.

With these little gifts I will be able to provide the students with an exciting holiday season. They will not know what to expect next!

Mrs. Collins
Grades PreK-2
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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This project will reach 20 students.

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
Oh, the Places You'll Go!   • Amazon Business $11.25 12 $135.00
EOOUT 16pcs Plastic Poly Zip Envelope File Folder Bags,Letter Size,7 Color • Amazon Business $13.99 4 $55.96
JPSOR 16pcs 7 Color Poly Zip Envelope File Bag Bill Bag Pencil Case, 9"x 4.7" (Multi-Color) (7 Color) • Amazon Business $9.99 4 $39.96
Oreo Mini Oreo Cookies, 1.75 oz. Bags, 60 Bags/Box • $31.44 1 $31.44
Windy City Novelties Tall 15" Red Felt Christmas Holiday Stockings (12 Pack) • Amazon Business $14.99 2 $29.98
Scentco Holiday Smencils 5-Pack of no. 2 HB Scented Pencils • Amazon Business $6.98 4 $27.92
AirHeads Bars, Chewy Fruit Candy, Variety Pack, Party, Halloween, 90 Count (Packaging May Vary) • Amazon Business $12.49 2 $24.98
SKITTLES & STARBURST Halloween Candy Full Size Variety Mix 18-Count Box • Amazon Business $11.84 2 $23.68
WikkiStix Holiday Fun Favors • Amazon Business $21.50 1 $21.50
Famous Amos Club Pack, Chocolate Chip Cookies, 2-oz., 36/Case • $19.54 1 $19.54
Make-a-farm Sticker Scenes - 12 Sticker Sheets - 12 Background Sheets (1-Pack) • Amazon Business $6.39 3 $19.17
Fun Express Halloween Sticker Scenes - 12 Sheets • Amazon Business $7.99 2 $15.98
Mens Santa Favorite Teacher Shirt, Funny Cute Christmas Gift XL Kelly Green • Amazon Business $15.95 1 $15.95
Windy City Novelties Tall 15" Red Felt Christmas Holiday Stockings (12 Pack) • Amazon Business $14.99 1 $14.99
Magic Color Scratch Christmas Tree Ornaments (24 Count) - Crafts for Kids & Ornament Crafts • Amazon Business $6.99 2 $13.98
JOYIN 48 Pieces Christmas Assorted Stamps Kids Self-Ink Stampers (12 Different Designs, Plastic Stamps) for Christmas Party Favors, Stocking Stuffers, Kids Crafts, School Prizes and Goodies Toy • Amazon Business $9.95 1 $9.95
12 Make A Beach Sticker Sheets • Amazon Business $4.50 2 $9.00
Christmas Holiday Sticker Assortment~Almost 1000 Stickers~Gingerbread Man, Santa, Snowflake, Penguin, Christmas Tree, Candy Cane, Snowman, Christmas Stocking and more…. • Amazon Business $8.11 1 $8.11

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