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Mrs. Douglas-Tierney from Bakersfield CA is requesting Sports & Exercise Equipment through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Everyone Will Want to Play!

Help me give my students the gift of physical activity. Can you imagine how cool it will be to run back and forth under the parachute or check your agility stepping through the ladders! P.E. will be irresisitable!

  • $779 goal

This project expired on March 13, 2019.

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

The students in my class are creative, eager, and willing to tackle challenging projects. To try to keep up with them...or even stay ahead...I bring new ideas to them by way of guest speakers, Project Based Learning opportunities, and outside of the box experiences.

When thinking about my students, the fact that almost all participate in Instrumental Music, stand in line to sign up for Lego or Computer Club, or show up in great numbers to audition for our After School Drama program continues to amaze me with their varied interests and enthusiasm to learn.

My Project

Physical activity is an important part of growing up healthy. Sometimes kids just don't have an interest in being active because they haven't found something fun to DO. With this equipment, students will become caught up in waving the giant parachute and watching classmates race and run underneath. The familiar hula hoop is a great way to get moving as well as trying to step through the challenging agility ladders.

With this fancy footwork and lots of fun, my students will find new ways to be active and stay healthy.

They will build healthy habits that will last a lifetime.

Mrs. Douglas-Tierney
Grades 3-5
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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5 donors5 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 30 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
BEAN BAG TOSS VIVA SOL 2 X 4 • School Specialty $166.13 1 $166.13
PARACHUTE GRIPSTARCHUTE 20 • School Specialty $100.46 1 $100.46
HOOPS DUR-O-HOOPS ASSORTED COLORS - SET OF 12 • School Specialty $66.09 1 $66.09
LADDER AGILITY PACK OF 4 • School Specialty $56.30 1 $56.30
GAME HORSESHOES INDOOR/OUTDOOR RUBBER SET • School Specialty $18.17 3 $54.51
SPOT MARKER HOTSPOTS CARDIO SET OF 12 • School Specialty $35.14 1 $35.14
FLYING DISC FRISBEE GOLF SET OF 3 • School Specialty $24.63 1 $24.63
BAG - 36 INCH HOOP BAG TO CARRY 12 HOOPS BLUE • School Specialty $20.23 1 $20.23

Materials cost

$523.49

Vendor shipping charges

$52.35

State sales tax

$47.90

3rd party payment processing fee

$7.85

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$661.59

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$116.75

Total project goal

$778.34

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$778.34

4 Donors

-$719.52

Donations toward project cost

-$619.09

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$100.43

match offer

-$50.00

Match offer toward project cost

-$42.50

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$7.50

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$8.82

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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