For our Teacher Classroom Supply Wish list Donation Drive...

Cedar’s Grill prefers not to handle cash donations, but we are in need of many gift cards, especially in $10 / $20 / $25 increments. Please limit gift cards to ones that are helpful for the supplies needed and/or with stores we have in Bastrop or Amazon:

HEB    Staples    Amazon    Walmart     Hobby Lobby    Visa/MC

We will take donations throughout the month of August at Cedar's Grill, 904 College St., Bastrop.

Donate $25 or more value, and get a $10 Cedar's Grill Gift Card!

Here is a list of general items needed:

  • Manila & Color Folders
  • Hanging Folders 
  • Pencils #2 (over 1,000 requested)
  • Individual Pencil Sharpeners (25)
  • Electric Pencil Sharpener (7)
  • Dixon Pre-sharpened Wood Golf Pencils (the small ones) – 4 boxes of 144 at Walmart Online
  • Colored Pencils
  • Black Ink Pens
  • Blue Ink Pens
  • Sharpies (fine point & regular ; Black & Color)
  • Crayola Washable or Classic Color Markers (pkgs of 12)
  • Papermate Flair Felt Tip Pens (variety of colors)
  • Colorful Dry Erase Markers (
  • Individual Dry Erase Boards (over 100 requested)
  • Dry Erase Cleaner
  • Zipper style Pencil Bags (need at least 10)
  • Plastic Pencil Cases (need at least 25)
  • School Supply Boxes (need at least 35)
  • Clipboards (over 75 requested)
  • Name Badges with Lanyards, or Clip-on Name Badges (25)
  • Velcro Strips
  • Velcro 5/8" White Circles
  • Masking Tape
  • Scotch Tape
  • Clear Packing Tape
  • Floor (Vinyl) Tape
  • Ink Pads (for stamping)
  • Stamps (the kind you use for stamping in the ink pads)
  • Chalk Paint
  • T-Shirt Paint
  • Watercolor Paints
  • Hand Paints
  • Magic Erasers (cleaner)
  • Play-Doh (variety of colors - over 100 requested)
  • Snacks (pre-packaged healthy - preferably no Nuts) - or do Walmart/HEB Gift Card
  • Plastic Spoons & Forks (just requested by 1 teacher)
  • Paper Plates  (just requested by 1 teacher)
  • Spiral Notebooks (Wide & College Ruled)
  • Composition Notebooks (need about 800 of these!)
  • White Copy Paper
  • Astrobrights Color Copy Paper
  • Astrobrights Card Stock Paper (White & Colored papers needed)
  • White Poster Board (need 30 pieces)
  • 3x3 Post-it Notes
  • Large Post-it Chart
  • Extra Large sized playing cards (4x6 or larger)
  • Brads
  • Shaving Cream (just requested by 1 teacher, for crafts, perhaps 5 of these)
  • Binders (1", 3", 5")
  • Dice (20)
  • AAA Batteries (120)
  • Padlocks (7)
  • Binder Clips (various sizes)
  • Heavy Duty Stapler & Staples (need about 10)
  • 3-ring Binder Dividers
  • White Blank Sentence Strips
  • Elmer's Glue Sticks (need at least 150 of these)
  • Glue (bottles)
  • 4 x 6 area rugs (qty: 5) and anything larger (1) 
  • carpet pieces/remnants 
  • Barstool type seating (need 2)
  • Aprons (large youth or adult) - 7 colors (5 of each color)
  • Table Lamps (need 3) & Light Bulbs
  • Black Crates (need 3)
  • Hand Sanitizer
  • Lysol Disinfectant Wipes
  • Facial Tissue
  • Folding Tables (6-8 tables needed for sign language classroom  - good condition used is okay)
  • Hula Hoops (2)

We have some teachers who need specialty items for their class room, so I have included links to those items on Amazon, Staples, Walmart.  For these items, if you'd like to help towards them, or to completely cover cost of any of them, doing a gift card from the supplier listed may be the easiest.  

**If you purchase any of these specialty items or gift cards, consider sending me an email to let me know so I can remove it from the list**

Specialty items needed & links to view:

12" Plastic Stack Stools (2 sets of 5 are still needed)

15" Regency Glow Stools  (2 of these are needed)

Bean Bag Chairs (kids)

Kindergarten Scoop Chairs (sets of 6) (we need a couple sets)

Butterfly Folding Chairs (kids) - non-gender designs/colors, look in camping section

Folding Lawn Chairs (kids)

Balance/Sitting Disks (need 6)

Children's Balance Ball-Flexible School Chair with stay-put legs (2 to 4 of these are needed)

Exercise Balls

Loose Leaf Rings 1" (can get at Staples)

Amazon Basics 13" Laminator (we need 4 of these)

Basics Thermal Laminating Pouches  - letter size 8.9" x 11.4" (we need 10 of the 100-paks)

Jenga game in easy put-away package  (we need 5 of these i total)

3-Drawer Carts (can get at Walmart - need 2 of these)

Storex Book Bins (comes in set of 5)  (we need 8 or more sets)

Color Printer & (Starter Set of HP63 Ink if you can) (we need 3 printers)

Printer Ink HP61 Black & TriColor needed (for a different teacher than the one that needs the printer)

Chart Paper

Whisper Phones  (a set of 12)

2nd Grade Chapter Books  (sample of 15 great chapter books for this level)

4th Grade Reader Books (sample of 30 great books for this level)

Silent Non-Ticking Wall Clock

Electric Pencil Sharpener (3 needed)

iPads or Tablets Certified Refurbished iPads (we need 5 for a STEM Class)

Large White Board on Wheels (1 teacher)

Sit Spots (1 pkg of 30)

Fluorescent Light Covers / 2nd style / 3rd style / (6-8 in total needed)

26" W 5-Drawer Tool Cabinet (must be able to lock)

Document Camera

·         TeachersPayTeachers Gift Cards  (this requires that the purchaser have the teacher’s email address at BISD in order for them to be able to use their gift card funds – contact me at if you’d like to donate any of these types of Gift Cards for specialty in-room work station learning centers,etc