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

Why is Creativity Important?

Help me give my students access to a Cricut Maker Machine that will help enhance our STEAM projects and a variety of other presentation boards designed throughout the school year.

  • $907 goal

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My Students

I teach two 4th grade math/ Steam classes. My class is filled with students of different learning/physical disabilities and many of them lack access to the technology needed to enhance their education. For most of them, the technology offered in the classroom is the only technology available to them. My students are creative, thoughtful, and full of questions! They absolutely love using technology, hands-on engaging projects, and challenges that will allow them to think outside the box to find solutions!

The ability to have technology in the classroom can make all the difference in my students' education.

Having the students be able to have a leveled playing ground will help create a more confident learner.

My Project

The materials and supplies that I am requesting for my students are to enhance the creative and professional environment. Each lesson that uses the items I chose will make the learning environment innovative and will encourage students to learn new things.

Having a creative classroom can really transform the way my students acquire education and how they apply it in their real life.

Creative expression will play a key role in my students' emotional development. My students will take science project presentations to the next level, make our STEAM projects enriched with technology and engineering, enhance signs that support the curriculum and presentation boards, all by using DIYing ideas. Having these materials will open up doors to creating presentations and raising the bar on projects that were only one-dimensional.

Ms. Chanero
Grades 3-5
More than half of students from low‑income households

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
Cricut Maker Machine Bundle 1 Beginner Cricut Guide Smooth Heat Transfer Permanent Vinyl Tools Designs • Amazon Business $439.99 1 $439.99
Cricut Machine Bulk Pen Set Variety Packs for All Design Space Fonts • Amazon Business $55.29 1 $55.29
Cricut StrongGrip Cutting 12x24 3 Pack • Amazon Business $33.22 1 $33.22
Scotch PRO Thermal Laminator, Never Jam Technology Automatically Prevents Misfed Items , 2 Roller System (TL906) • Amazon Business $31.09 1 $31.09
Luxja Carrying Bag Compatible with Cricut Explore Air and Maker, Tote Bag Compatible with Cricut Explore Air and Supplies (Bag Only, Patent Pending), Purple • Amazon Business $25.99 1 $25.99
HTV Heat Transfer Vinyl Bundle: 25 Pack Assorted Colors 12"x10" Sheets, Iron On Vinyl for Cricut & Silhouette Cameo, BONUS Teflon for Heat Press Machine or Home Iron On DIY T-Shirts & Fabrics • Amazon Business $20.86 1 $20.86
Permanent Adhesive Backed Vinyl Sheets by EZ Craft USA - 12" x 12" - 40 Sheets Assorted Colors Works with Cricut and Other Cutters • Amazon Business $19.99 1 $19.99
HTV Iron on Vinyl 12inch x12feet Roll by Somolux for Silhouette and Cricut Easy to Cut & Weed Iron on Heat Transfer Vinyl DIY Heat Press Design for T-Shirts Glossy Black • Amazon Business $18.99 1 $18.99
Astrobrights Mega Collection 320 Sheets, 65 lb/176 gsm,"Joyful" 5-Color Assorted Cardstock, 8 ½ x 11 (91631) • Amazon Business $16.99 1 $16.99
CRICUT DESIGN SPACE AND CRICUT PROJECT IDEAS (TWO IN ONE BEGINNERS GUIDE): Includes: Cricut design space for beginners (updated) AND Cricut projects ideas for beginners • Amazon Business $15.99 1 $15.99
Nicapa Replacement Knife Blade + Drive Housing for Cricut Maker (Deep Cut) Suitable for Creating Puzzles/Models/Leather Goods/Toys • Amazon Business $14.99 1 $14.99
Cricut STRONGGRIP CUTTING MAT 3 PACK, 12"x12", Purple, 3 Piece • Amazon Business $14.81 1 $14.81
NICAPA 45mm Rotary Cutter for Fabric with Safety Lock Ergonomic Classic Comfort Loop Rotary Cutter for Crafting Sewing Quilting (Extra 5pcs 45mm Replacement Blades Included) • Amazon Business $12.99 1 $12.99
Neenah Creative Collection Classics Specialty Cardstock Starter Kit, 8.5 X 11 Inches, 72 Count (46407-01) • Amazon Business $8.49 1 $8.49

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