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  • $252 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Ms. Landers
Grades 3-5
Nearly all students from low‑income households
  • 25 donors
  • $0 still needed

Dance into Fitness

My students need flash drives, display port adapter, Hdmi adapter and an power adapter.

My Students

There is a bit of insanity in dancing that does everybody a great deal of good. ~Edwin Denby

I teach Physical Education in a high poverty inner city public school in Indiana.

Our school has almost 600 students, K-6, who love Physical Education! I see every student twice a week. We rarely go outside to play, so I want to teach the students how to exercise inside. Wouldn't it be wonderful if they could then go home and teach their families what they have learned? By doing this, the entire family will be exercising together, and everyone would be in shape! Help me help them so we end the trend towards childhood obesity!

My Project

My students just got a MacBook Air and DVD external drive to store their dances through out the year. They search for dances and make up dances and need a place to store them for our dance unit. The students need to have a place to store them for safe keeping with the flash drives. They also need the port display adapter to hook the MacBook to the LCD projector. The students love finding new dances and making up dances for the dance unit.

Your donation to this project will help over 600 students in my school get on the right road to do their part to fight childhood obesity.

With your help, we can get our students on the right track to start their own fitness program. Students will benefit from this program for many years to come. Teaching the students the importance of staying in shape is the key to their future.

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Hooray! This project is fully funded

Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Apple® MagSafe power adapter - 60 Watt • Best Buy for Business $76.99 1 $76.99
Kingston Digital 32GB DataTraveler 101 G2 USB 2.0 Drive - Purple (DT101G2/32GBZET) • Amazon $12.99 3 $38.97
Apple® DisplayPort adapter • Best Buy for Business $29.99 1 $29.99
Insignia? - Mini DisplayPort-to-HDMI Adapter • Best Buy for Business $22.08 1 $22.08
TopCase Zipper Sleeve Bag Cover Case for ALL Laptop 13" 13 inch Macbook Pro / Macbook Unibody / Macbook Air with TOPCASE Logo Mouse Pad (Black w/Pockets) • Amazon $12.99 1 $12.99

Materials cost

$181.02

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$2.72

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$213.74

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$37.72

Total project goal

$251.46

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$251.46

24 Donors

-$110.32

Donations toward project cost

-$106.87

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$3.45

match offer

-$125.73

Match offer toward project cost

-$106.87

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$18.86

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$15.41

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

Our team works hard to negotiate the best pricing and selections available.

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25 donors25 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 600 students.

Project Activity

This classroom project was brought to life by IPS Education Foundation and 24 other donors.

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