We asked the Headmasters/Headmistresses what their schools needed most and this general list was developed. We call it “The Building List”.
Math, Science, History, English, Geography, Health, Reading Comprehension, Novels, Poetry, Home Economics, Economics, Business, Workbooks in all Disciplines.
ABC Books, Children’s Books, Young Adult Books (all types), Adult Books, Novels, Plays.
Dictionaries, Encyclopedias, Atlases, Maps, How-to Books (computers, carpentry, electronics, plumbing, drawing, anatomy, cars, etc.) Science References.
Pens, pencils, notebooks, paper, chalk, erasers, rulers, sharpeners, staplers, staples, adhesive tape, folders, graph paper, protractors.
Markers, crayons, paint, paint brushes, glue, paste, scissors, clay, construction paper, news print, string, etc.
Soap, shampoo, toothbrushes, toothpaste, combs, sanitary napkins, first aid box, etc.
Bandages, band aids, skin cleaners, antiseptics, etc.
Radios, computers, calculators, generators, clocks, batteries.
Soccer balls, volleyballs/nets, tennis rackets/balls, basketballs/rims, gym uniforms, shin pads, socks, whistles, stop watches.
Hammers, nails, screwdrivers, screws, saws, planes, files, shovels, picks, hoes, axes, rakes, spades, hand forks, wheelbarrows, vises, chisels, pliers.
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Pots, pans, cutlery, bed linen, sneakers, sun hats, winter jackets, lanterns, flashlights, dresses, suits, trousers, shirts, sweat suits, plates, cups, video tapes
Board games, dolls, trucks, action figures, puzzles, building blocks, balls, etc.
Microscopes, beakers, models of human body parts, measuring cylinders, syringes, periodic tables, telescopes, scales, thermometer, test tubes, volt meters.
Manual sewing machines, needles, thread, zippers, pins, tape measures, wool, embroidery thread, knitting needles, ribbons, thimbles, patterns, knitting instructions, bindings, buttons, fabric.
Bicycles, lanterns, buckets, fencing, fence posts, school bells, cameras, musical instruments, solar panels.