Storytime at Canalside: 2021 Supply List

Check back here every Monday for the upcoming week's supplies!

Upcoming Weeks:


July 21:

For STEM: Star chart, 1 sheet legal-sized white card stock, 1 sheet letter-sized card stock, scissors

For Art: Paper in at least two colors cut into triangles and squares, glue, yarn


July 28:

For STEM: tiny bottle of clear nail polish, black or dark construction paper or cardstock. Plastic container or bowl to dip paper in. Water - 6 or 12 oz bottle. OR - if those materials are too much: old or blank CD, sheet of white paper, scissors

For Play: clear Duplo Blocks, looking glasses, flash lights, clear magnetic blocks

For Art: Circle cut from cardboard, cardstock or a thin piece of balsam wood about 2-3 inches in diameter, markers, 2 pieces of string or rubber bands


Aug 4:

For STEM: 4 small paper cups, 18 - 24 inches tape (any type, masking is easiest), 4 craft sticks, 4 rubber bands, scissors

For Art: Paper Plate, Popsicle stick (any size), Red Contruction Paper, Green Construction Paper, White paper (optional), Marker (optional)


Aug 11:

For STEM: Hard surface to write on, blank paper, crayons/ pencil or pen, ruler (optional)

For Play: shaving cream, bubble water table

For Art: Large Sheet of Construction paper, additional multicolored paper of various shapes to make buildings, cars, gardens, etc.!


Aug 18:

For STEM: 12-inch foil sheet, pennies or washers, tub to float foil in, water

For Play: water table

For Art: paper (any size, cut into a square), scissors, markers or crayons, a small wood dowel or stick, a short length of string, fridge magnets


Aug 25:

For STEM: balancing buddy file, 1 sheet cardstock, scissors, 2 pennies or 2 washers, tape. (link with VSF Balancing Forces)

For Art: Construction Paper, Foam, or Felt, Scissors, Glue


Previous Weeks:

June 23: Corn seeds, Pea seeds, Dirt, 2 Dixie cups, 1 Ziplock baggie, Blue cardstock or construction paper, Green and yellow streamers, Green yarn, Cut outs of a sun, corn, pea pods, and pumpkins


June 30

For STEM: Scratch art foam or produce tray, 2 sheets light colored construction paper, foam brush, small bottle tempera paint, blunt stick or pencil

For Play: pre cut stars and crayons

For Art: Brown, yellow and black paper, Scissors, Glue, Crayons or Markers, Googly Eyes (optional), Bear Templates (optional)


July 7

For STEM: Cucumber (small salad type is fine), paper plate, plastic knife, salt packet, sugar packet. Optional zucchini for cucumber allergies.

For Play: cheerios

For Art: 1 sock (preferably an adult size, the more colorful the better!), glue, fabric scraps, yarn, pompoms, other decorative tidbits


July 14: stick about 12-inches long, colorful yarn or string, 2 jingle bells (large or small), scissors, flashlight, looking glass, sheet of black paper, circles cut in various sizes and colors, chalk