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DONATIONS ARE GRATEFULLY ACCEPTED FOR:

Makerspace Material Needs:

TOYS & KITS

LEGOS

Robotics kits

Science kits

Zometools

Wooden Blocks

Broken or older toys (for a toy hack)

Remote control cars (broken or working)

Science games

Building kits and games (marble runs, blocks, tinker toys, etc.)

Arduino and Makey kits

Snap Circuit kits

Marbles

Dominoes

Slinkies

ARTS & CRAFTS

Markers, colored pencils, crayons, Sharpies

Colored, construction, or decorative paper

Scissors and box cutters

Paper cups

Popsicle & Craft sticks

Balloons

Paint brushes & nontoxic paint

Elmer’s Glue, rubber cement

Glue gun and glue sticks

Pipe cleaners

Fabric and craft supplies

Beads

Yarn & string

HARDWARE/CONSTRUCTION

Measuring tapes

Electric drill, cord or cordless

Sand paper & Sanding blocks

Pliers

Hack saws and saws in general

Table miter box and saw

Table top vice and vice grips

Misc. screws, nails, bolts, fasteners

Screw drivers of various sizes

Hammers

Jewelry screw driver sets (fine and small screw drivers)

Nut drivers for Hex Nuts (and Hex Nuts)

Super Glue and/or Epoxy

Clamps both metal and rubber coated

ELECTRICITY

Soldering iron and solder

Power strips

Copper wire

Heat gun

Battery tester

Voltage meter tester

Wire

End caps

Alligator clips

LED lights

Small broken electronics (NO laptops or TVs)

MISC SUPPLIES

Batteries! 9v, AA, AAA, coin especially

Masking, packaging, Duct  ot painter’s tape,

Colored tapes

Pulleys

Two-sided velcro

Wires of different types

Fire extinguisher

Vacuum

A small kiddie wading pool

SCIENCE

Microscope & slides

Non-contact thermometer

Food coloring

Tweezers

Electric Scale

BUILDING SUPPLIES

Cardboard tubes and interesting cardboard shapes (like packing supplies)

Dry pasta-- wheels, fun shapes, lasagna

Corks, CDs

Misc. interesting bulk building supplies

Small pieces of scrap wood

Bubble wrap

Corks

Gutter segments with end caps for water races

FOR A TOY HACK EVENING:

We need donations of used, broken toys for students to disassemble & rebuild

FOR AN ELECTRONICS DECONSTRUCTION NIGHT:

We need old (but safe! Broken is ok) electronics that students can disassemble such as phones and cell phones, cameras, calculators, electronic toys, small electronics with motors, VCRs etc.
NO computers, screens, TVs or laptops at this time.

FOR A CARDBOARD CHALLENGE:

LOTS AND LOTS OF CARDBOARD-- especially big boxes.

Duct Tape & Box cutters

FOR A RUBE GOLDBERG NIGHT

Cool building supplies that students can assemble into a working Rube Goldberg machine. Also, Marbles, dominoes, wood blocks, tubes, etc.

Have something else you think we might use? Ask!

Contact Allison Johnson: ajohnson@rfschools.com

or 970-309-5485