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Ms. Brown from Brooklyn NY is requesting Educational Kits & Games through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Building Strong Mind Body Dancers!!

Help me give my students conditioning equipment to develop their cross training with dance.

  • $336 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

I teach a diverse population of students in a school servicing 1,900 middle school students. Many of my students are English language learners and new to the study of dance in an educational setting. As dancers, they are eager to learn various technique and movement skills as well as creating choreographing and working together to solve problems through the creative process. They are also intrigued by dance history and the connections they discover between themselves and the diverse world of dance and culture!

My Project

As dance students, movement based props help my students not only develop strength and mobility but also help understand proprioception and the movements our bodies are capable of creating. These pilates.style balls will add to conditioning work I would like to build upon with my dance students, both during the day and within after school programming.

Adding additional conditioning elements into our program will assist students in making more mind body connections as dancers.

Students eventually are able to take on independence with the use of these tools and how it can assist their warming up as well as encourage a life long practice and means for growth whether this be through dance or another movement practice!

Ms. Brown
Grades 6-8
More than half of students from low‑income households

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11 donors11 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 400 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Trideer • Amazon Business $8.99 28 $251.72

Materials cost

$251.72

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$3.78

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$285.50

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$50.38

Total project goal

$335.88

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$335.88

11 Donors

-$329.00

Donations toward project cost

-$285.50

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$43.50

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$6.88

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$0.00

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