Grades K-5 School Supplies Lists, Union Community Schools

La Porte City Elementary School, Please Note:
Pencils – Decorative pencils do not necessarily sharpen well. We recommend plain yellow pencils.
Crayons – The Crayola brand is preferred in the lower grades.
Scissors – The Fiskars brand is preferred because of quality and durability.
Art Boxes – Please send the small plastic flip-top.
Expo brand preferred for whiteboard markers. These will be used daily by each student for math.

Kindergarten
4-24 count Crayola crayons
1 – 8 count Crayola crayons (regular size, primary colors-not large)
3 bottles (4 oz.) Elmer’s Glue (white only)
3 – 2 pocket folders (plain colors only)
2 – 70 page spiral notebooks (wide rule)
1 set washable markers and a coloring book for inside recess
1 pair Fiskars metal scissors w/rounded points
Art box (plastic)
Book bag
8 Expo markers (any color) for personal whiteboard use
Optional: 2 boxes Ziploc® bags, qt. & gal., 2-boxes Kleenex®, Clorox wipes®

First Grade
Scissors – Fiskars
24 – #2 yellow pencils, Ticonderoga or Dixon brand
2 – 24 count Crayola crayons
1 – bottle Elmer’s glue (4 oz. white only)
4 – large glue sticks
8 – two pocket folders (two each red, blue, yellow, green)
1 – 70 page spiral notebook (wide rule)
Art box
1 set universal earbuds or headphones for personal use
8 Expo markers, any color
1 box each quart & gallon size Ziploc® bags
Optional: 3 – boxes Kleenex®, Clorox wipes®

Second Grade
2 – 24-count Crayola crayons
Scissors
24 – #2 pencils
Erasers – 2 large, preferably white
1 bottle Elmer’s glue (4 oz. white only)
1 – 70 page spiral notebook (wide rule)
2 – vinyl two pocket folders (red, blue)
1 – two pocket folder (for art)
1 set of washable markers
1 set of colored pencils
2 – large or 4 regular glue sticks
1 – art box
2 – fine point (not extra fine) black permanent Sharpie markers
3 Expo markers, any color, for personal whiteboard use
1 set universal headphones for personal use
Optional: 2 boxes Kleenex®

Third Grade
2 – large glue sticks
1 bottle Elmer’s Glue
24 – #2 pencils (yellow)
2 – 1 subject spiral notebook, wide lined
1 – composition notebook
1 – 2 pocket folder (no prongs)
1 – 24 count Crayola crayons
1- set colored pencils
Scissors
Art box
2 pens
2 thin highlighters
1 set universal headphones for personal use
6 Expo markers for personal whiteboard use
1 box qt. or gal. size Ziploc® bags
Optional: 3 boxes Kleenex®, Clorox wipes®

Fourth Grade
1 pkg. wide-lined loose leaf paper
24- #2 pencils
Ruler with inches & centimeters
Scissors
Art box
Erasers (1 large & 1 pkg pencil top)
3 large glue sticks
1 – 4 oz bottle Elmer’s glue (white only)
1- 8 count colored pencils
1- 24 count Crayola crayons
2 thin highlighters, any color
5 – 2 pocket folders
3-1” three-ring binders (sturdy, hard cover)
1- 5 subject spiral notebook (not separate notebooks)
2 pkgs. index cards
2 pens for checking
6 Expo markers, any color, for personal whiteboard use
1 set universal headphones for personal use
Optional: 2 boxes Kleenex®, 1 flash drive

Fifth Grade
Checking pens, any color
Ruler with inches and centimeters
Protractor
Compass
Scissors
Art box
1 set colored pencils
1 4 oz. bottle Elmer’s glue (white only)
1 large glue stick
#2 Pencils
Pencil top erasers
5-70 page spiral notebooks (1 each red, green, blue, purple, black)
5-2 pocket folders (red, green, blue, purple, black)
1 – 24 count Crayola crayons
1 composition notebook
2 Expo markers, any color
1 set universal headphones for personal use
1 box Zip-Loc® storage bags (snack size for math games)
Optional: 2 boxes Kleenex®, 1 flash drive

Dysart-Geneseo Elementary School, Please Note:
ALL GRADES (except kindergarten) WILL NEED STANDARD 3.5mm STEREO HEADPHONES (the size used in a standard portable radio, iPod, or computer – these can be purchased for $1 at many dollar stores.) PLEASE MARK ALL ITEMS including clothing with your child’s name including coats, sweaters, caps, snowpants, boots, etc.

Kindergarten
A towel for resting (no plastic mats, please)
1 coloring book
2 bottles Elmer’s glue
4-glue sticks
3-24 count Crayola crayons
Good square eraser
1 pair Fiskars metal scissors w/rounded points
1-4 or 8 pk. Expo dry erase chisel tip markers (colored or black) for student use
6-#2 pencils
Mead Primary Journal 9K-2
1 box washable markers
1 pkg. 3×5 note cards
Optional: 1 box Kleenex®, 1 box quart and 1 box gallon size zipper lock storage bags, and a container of Clorox® wipes

First Grade
(Please put student’s name on each item)
10-sharpened #2 pencils
Good square eraser
5”x8” pencil box
3-24 count pkgs. crayons
Scissors
1-Elmer’s white glue
8 glue sticks
4 inexpensive folders (1 each red, yellow, green and blue)
1-4 or 8 pk. Expo dry erase chisel tip markers (red, blue, green & black) for student use
Optional: 1 box Kleenex®, 1 box quart and 1 box gallon size Zip-Loc® storage bags, and a container of Clorox® wipes

Second Grade
(Please put student’s name on each item.)
10 sharpened #2 pencils
24-count box Crayons
12” metric & inches ruler
8-Elmer’s glue sticks
1 bottle Elmer’s white glue
Scissors
3 folders
1 highlighter
1-4 or 8 pk. Expo dry erase chisel tip markers (can be colored or black)
Optional: 2 boxes Kleenex®, 1 box quart Zip-Loc® storage bags and Clorox® wipes

Third Grade
1 glue stick
1 Elmer’s white glue
8 – #2 pencils
Erasers
Pointed-end scissors
Crayons
Colored pencils
Ruler with inches & centimeters
2 – wide-lined spiral notebooks
3 folders
Case or holder for carrying pencils
2 colored checking pens for student correcting
1 highlighter
Optional: 1 dry erase marker, 2 boxes Kleenex®, 1 box Zip-Loc® storage bags (snack size), 2 containers Clorox® wipes

Fourth & Fifth Grades
(Initial all items with permanent marker)
3-ring enclosed binder (zipper or velcro w/pencil pouch)
2 pkgs. 3×5 index cards
5 wide-lined spiral notebooks (no wireless please – 3 of them should fit into the binder)
Crayons and pre-sharpened colored pencils
1-4 pk. Expo whiteboard markers (black, blue, red & green) for student use
Scissors
48 – #2 yellow pencils (no mechanical pencils)
8 inexpensive red pens for student correcting
Plastic pencil box
2 erasers
1 bottle white glue
4 plain yellow plastic folders, 1 plain red, 1 plain green, and 1 folder of your choice
Composition notebook
Optional: 1 box Kleenex®, 1 container Clorox® wipes