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Ms. Termin from Rifle CO is requesting Sports & Exercise Equipment through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Character Building Campout

Help me give my students tents so they can be safe during their first camping experience!

  • $721 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

I work in a Title I school in Rifle, Colorado. About 70% of our students qualify for the free and reduced lunch program. Our students do not have many opportunities for experiences outside of the classroom. Our population is 60% Hispanic, 35% Caucasian, and 5% Other students.

Our high number of English Language Learners do not get many opportunities outside of the classroom.

I have the honor of teaching reading and writing to our wonderful students. My hope is to teach students that no matter what their backgrounds are, they can and will succeed.

My Project

Donors were generous enough to donate sleeping bags to our campers. Having the tents will enable us to keep children safe and out of the elements during our camping experience.

The excitement on their faces when I showed them pictures of different tents said it all.

These students rarely get to experience life outside of school or their neighborhoods and most have never been camping before. During our camping trip, our students will have the opportunity to learn about different habitats around where we live. They have been learning about these habitats throughout the year. Students will also participate in a community clean up project and learn the basics on camping.

This camping trip has increased their interest in subjects areas across the board. We will have various activities that include math, reading and writing during the trip.

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Ms. Termin
Grades PreK-2
More than half of students from low‑income households

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3 donors3 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 55 students.

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
Field & Stream Highlands Lodge 12 Person Tent • DICK'S Sporting Goods $269.99 2 $539.98

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