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Ms. Taylor from Alexandria KY is requesting Art Supplies through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

The First Impression of School: Preschool

Help me give my students some new materials to make their first experience with school an educational and memorable one through many learning experiences! We appreciate your support!

  • $581 goal

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My Students

I teach 40 preschoolers from the ages of three to five! My students come from a variety of backgrounds with a variety of developmental levels and needs. My students enjoy learning through hands-on learning experiences. My classroom is about building the skills to help my students be ready for Kindergarten. We focus on not only readiness skills, but also social interactions, appropriate play, self-regulation, and so much more! I want to provide my students with the best learning experience—one that leaves a lasting impression throughout their first school experience.

My Project

The materials I have selected will be used across multiple activities that will engage my students in many different developmental domains.

These activities will help students strengthen their fine motor skills, have peer interactions, and have experiences within school that will prepare them for Kindergarten, and SO much more!

As a new teacher, I am still trying to grow the collection of materials within my classroom. The students I serve come from many different backgrounds, including many children with developmental needs. My students would be thrilled to engage in some new learning experiences!

Ms. Taylor
Grades PreK-2
More than a third of students from low‑income households

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
TS996 Kwik Stix Tempera Painters Class Pack • Lakeshore Learning Materials $89.99 1 $89.99
EA165 Jumbo Time Timer • Lakeshore Learning Materials $39.99 1 $39.99
PX2020 Lakeshore Fully Washable Liquid Tempera Paint Pint Set of 10 Colors • Lakeshore Learning Materials $34.50 1 $34.50
BS525Z Washable Watercolor Set Set of 12 • Lakeshore Learning Materials $32.99 1 $32.99
EE290 Design Build Water Blocks • Lakeshore Learning Materials $29.99 1 $29.99
PP239 SuperFun Marble Run Master Set • Lakeshore Learning Materials $29.99 1 $29.99
VR142 EasyClean Splash Mat • Lakeshore Learning Materials $8.99 3 $26.97
Self Adhesive Dots, Strong Adhesive 1000pcs(500 Pairs) 0.59" Diameter Sticky Back Coins Nylon Coins, Hook & Loop Dots with Waterproof Sticky Glue Coins Tapes, Very Suitable for Classroom, Office, Home • Amazon Business $10.99 2 $21.98
Quercetti - Peg Brite - Light-Up Peg Board Art Toy - Draw with 120 Pegs & Bright Led Lights - Safe for Kids Ages 4 Years & Up • Amazon Business $19.99 1 $19.99
LeapFrog Fridge Phonics Magnetic Letter Set, Yellow • Amazon Business $19.99 1 $19.99
DD939 Turn Learn Magnetic Gears • Lakeshore Learning Materials $19.99 1 $19.99
TICONDEROGA My First Tri-Write Pencils with Eraser, Primary Size Wood-Cased #2 HB Soft, Yellow, 36-Pack (13082) • Amazon Business $17.83 1 $17.83
EA293 Giant Sand Timer 3 Minutes • Lakeshore Learning Materials $16.99 1 $16.99
EA292 Giant Sand Timer 1 Minute • Lakeshore Learning Materials $16.99 1 $16.99
The Watermelon Seed • Amazon Business $11.47 1 $11.47
The Color Monster: A Story About Emotions • Amazon Business $10.20 1 $10.20
Scissor Skills Preschool Workbook for Kids: A Fun Cutting Practice Activity Book for Toddlers and Kids ages 3-5: Scissor Practice for Preschool ... 40 Pages of Fun Animals, Shapes and Patterns • Amazon Business $5.99 1 $5.99
Press Here • Amazon Business $5.73 1 $5.73
DECORA 500 Pieces 6mm -12mm Black Wiggle Googly Eyes with Self-Adhesive • Amazon Business $4.79 1 $4.79

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