• Teachers at Potowmack need your help in creating fun STEAM activities for their students!

    If you are able to make donations to any of the below grade levels, they would be so very grateful!  If you have any questions about materials, please contact Mrs. Rizalvo.  She will forward on your questions.  

    Most teachers will be doing STEAM projects during the week of March 19. 


    Kindergarten

    • EMPTY toilet paper rolls

    First Grade

    • rainbow loom rubber bands
    • LARGE milk bones or dog biscuits
    • small fabric squares
    • masking tape
    • scotch tape
    • chenille stems (pipe cleaners)
    • cardstock

    Second Grade

    • straws
    • nondrying clay
    • heavy duty aluminum foil
    • Wooden sticks (tooth picks, popsicle sticks, dowels, sticks from trees)
    • tree bark
    • brown felt (to be use as animal skin for Teepees)
    • cardboard (for house bases)
    • paint (to be used as mud)
    • clay (to be used as mud)
    • cardboard boxes
    • cardboard tubes

    Third Grade

    • colored copy paper (white and colored - 8 1/2 x 11)
    • cardstock (white and colored  - 8 1/2 x 11)
    • construction paper (colored - 8 1/2 x 11)
    • potting soil
    • clay
    • sand
    • 1 and 2 litre bottles with lids
    • tape (masking tape and regular)
    • poster board
    • green construction paper
    • shoe boxes
    • popsicle sticks
    • plastic cups
    • string
    • paper towel rolls
    • decorations (shamrocks, rainbow stickers, fake gold coins)

    Fourth Grade

    • aluminum foil

    Fifth Grade

    • liquid food coloring - basic colors
    • Crayola Modeling Clay