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Mrs. Maclin from Detroit MI is requesting Sports & Exercise Equipment through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Batter Up!

My students need baseball mitts, bats and balls to learn the game of baseball!

  • $524 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

All of my wonderful students live in a great city in Michigan. Our class is made up of various ethnic and family structures and all come from low economic backgrounds. My students will take on challenges and explore the wonderful world of books through arts and crafts, playing with manipulative items, and moving their bodies. There is something for everyone at this school.

The teachers here ensure that students are equipped with what they need to be successful in life!

A balance of high and low activities engage my early learners. Learning is always fun here!

My Project

We want to learn a team sport! Batter up! Baseball is a team sport and we want to learn the basics of one of the greatest games around! With my students, I want to encourage a healthy lifestyle and physical fitness. Learning this game will also help us gain academic skills like math and physics.

In addition to enhancing gross motor skills, playing baseball will help build our core muscles and upper body strength!

The Big League Bundle, Rawlings baseball gloves, 24" bats and balls will allow us all to learn and play. The small squeeze balls and cut outs will help us off the field game more knowledge of the game. The Crackerjacks is a must when we celebrate as a team!

Mrs. Maclin
Grades PreK-2
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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This project will reach 17 students.

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
Rawlings GXLE Gamer XLE Regular Pro I Web 11-1/2" Baseball Gloves • Amazon Business $110.90 1 $110.90
Rawlings Baseball Gloves & Mitts for kids (blue+green, 11 inch) • Amazon Business $39.99 1 $39.99
Baseball Sports Themed 2.5-Inch Foam Squeeze Balls for Stress Relief, Relaxable Realistic Baseball Sport Balls - Bulk 1 Dozen • Amazon Business $11.97 3 $35.91
Lightweight Aluminum Telescoping Display Easel, 70 Inches, Black • Amazon Business $29.69 1 $29.69
David SunFlower Seeds original 30 cents 36ct/.9-oz Bags • Amazon Business $14.25 2 $28.50
Cracker Jack Original Caramel Coated Popcorn & Peanuts, 1 Ounce Boxes (Pack of 25) • Amazon Business $13.99 2 $27.98
Source One 3 Pack Premium 4 x 6 Inch Clear thick acrylic easels • Amazon Business $23.14 1 $23.14
100PCS Matte Double-Sided Colored Stand-Up 1.5oz Bags (10x15cm (4x6"), Black) • Amazon Business $22.95 1 $22.95
Adorox (1 set 5'', 6'', 7'') Top Quality Clear Acrylic Display Riser • Amazon Business $21.99 1 $21.99
Big League Bundle: 24" Youth-Sized Plastic Baseball Bat with 12 Poly Baseballs by K-Roo Sports • Amazon Business $19.99 1 $19.99
Mylar Foil Ziplock Bag 7.5 x 10 cm (100, Black) • Amazon Business $14.49 1 $14.49
Batter Up - Baseball - Decorations DIY Baby Shower or Birthday Party Essentials - Set of 20 • Amazon Business $11.99 1 $11.99
Baseball Stand Baseball Stand Holder Wooden Base Ball Stand Display Holder 2 pack • Amazon Business $11.99 1 $11.99
3-Piece Kids' Play Plastic Baseball Set: Red 15" Bat and Yellow 2 1/2" Balls • Amazon Business $8.99 1 $8.99

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