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Mrs. Padgett from Washington IN is requesting Sports & Exercise Equipment through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Big Wheels Keep on Rolling!

My students need tricycles and a pretend gas pump to use outside.

  • $331 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My 40 Pre-K students love to learn and move. Coming mostly from backgrounds of poverty, they need lots of activities to get to where they need to be for kindergarten. Our classroom needs lots of different activities to keep their interest going.

Our school has over 90% receiving free or reduced rate lunch.

Most of our parents don't have the extra income to purchase materials that help them get ready for kindergarten. By the time they get to preschool, they have some lost ground to make up for.

My Project

Most of my preschoolers live in the city and don't have a lot of access to safe places to play outdoors. Our school has a large, fenced in playground specifically for our preschoolers. The playground currently has very little playground equipment, but it does have a long sidewalk that would be perfect for riding tricycles.

Using these tricycles and the gas pump will work out my students' large muscles as well as their imaginations.

The ability to switch to a different type of tricycle and/or become the gas station attendant will keep the play fresh and exciting. My preschoolers will not want to quit playing!

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

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This project will reach 40 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Radio Flyer Deluxe Big Flyer • Amazon Business $79.99 2 $159.98
Mickey and the Roadster Racers 10" Fly Wheel Tricycle Ride-on, Red/Blue/Yellow, 12.2" x 19.8" • Amazon Business $29.99 2 $59.98
Little Tikes Cozy Pumper • Amazon Business $26.99 1 $26.99

Materials cost

$246.95

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$3.70

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$280.65

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$49.53

Total project goal

$330.18

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$330.18

4 Donors

-$169.20

Donations toward project cost

-$145.32

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$23.88

match offer

-$159.21

Match offer toward project cost

-$135.33

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$23.88

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$1.76

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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Project Activity

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