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Mrs. Betz from Anaheim CA is requesting Sports & Exercise Equipment through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Basketballs and Soccer Balls for Exercise!

My students need some basketballs and soccer balls to enhance our physical education program.

  • $550 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

I teach a very diverse population. My classroom has students from many different backgrounds with many languages and countries represented.

Their parents are hard working, loving parents but because of hardships, students are often left with daycare while mom and dad work.

Parents are often working through the evening. They are not moving as much as they should.

My students are bright and eager to learn play games. Any new piece of equipment or experience brings great excitement. This high engagement brings great rewards.

My Project

My students are in need of some basketballs and soccer balls to help me teach fitness concepts, like kicking a ball or bouncing a ball. I desire to teach them how to set personal goals for themselves in the areas of bouncing (using both hands) or kicking (distance or controlling the ball). I will address all ability levels and help students advance from their own starting point. My concern is lack of equipment at our school site, this opportunity will help me implement my goals. My approach will be a systematic approach to building on each student's own skills. The outcome will be students who are proficient at bouncing and kicking a ball.

Mrs. Betz
Grades PreK-2
More than three‑quarters of students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Spalding Rookie Gear Sponge Rubber Youth Basketball (27.5) - No Color • DICK'S Sporting Goods $24.99 10 $249.90
Umbro Arturo Soccer Ball - Pink - 3 • DICK'S Sporting Goods $11.24 10 $112.40

Materials cost

$362.30

Vendor shipping charges

$36.23

State sales tax

$33.15

3rd party payment processing fee

$5.43

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$467.11

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$82.43

Total project goal

$549.54

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$549.54

2 Donors

-$540.72

Donations toward project cost

-$467.11

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$73.61

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$8.82

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$0.00

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