Life Skills Markets Crafts for Holidays

Posted on December 12, 2014 by


It is Christmas time here at Fleetwood, and students in Life Skills are making wonderful crafts for the holiday!

Life Skills are students in Fleetwood who are developing the proficiencies needed to navigate life. Like every other student in Fleetwood, Life Skills students are all uniquely different.

These students are making a lot of crafts for the holidays to provide for their families, school staff, and students.  This includes sock snowmen, towel angels, house plants, Breast Cancer Awareness-themed decorations, a double snowflake, and different kinds of Christmas ornaments.

• DISH TOWEL ANGELS: $3.00 each or 2 for $5.00
• SOCK SNOWMEN: $6.00 each, or SOCK SNOWMEN FAMILY: $15.00 each
• HOUSE PLANTS:  $0.50 to $2.00
• ORNAMENTS: $2.00 each
• WREATHS: $1.00 each
• CANDY CANES: $1.00 each
• SMALL SPOOL ANGELS: $2.00 each, or 2 for $3.00
• LARGE SPOOL ANGELS: $3.00 each, or 2 for $5.00.

Students are also promoting Breast Cancer Awareness this Christmas. You can buy wreaths that are $2.00 each and snowflakes that are $2.00 each. They also are donating $1.00 to Relay for Life for each one. When participants buy a double snowflake, they are $4.00, and they are giving a $2.00 donation to Relay for Life!

“The students are enjoying making the crafts and selling them. They are taking pride in what they are doing and being part of the school. Many of them have come into the room excited because they have received complements about their work,” teacher Michelle Buser said.

“I think it is a great opportunity for the kids and for our community,” assistant principal Thomas Salpino said.

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