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Mrs. Rammelkamp from Traverse City MI is requesting Sports & Exercise Equipment through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Exploratory Learning and Free Time Materials

Help me give my students quality exploratory learning materials to use during creative and free time.

  • $219 goal

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My Students

Welcome to our classroom! We are a 3/4 multiage classroom with 49 students. Our school is located in Northern Michigan. We are a proud Glasser Quality School with a large emphasis on character education. We have been working very hard on updating our curriculum this year. As a result, we are providing reading and math instruction using a workshop model. This allows the students to work with math and reading at their individual levels. The growth of our students using this model has been remarkable, and the students are enjoying school so much more.

My Project

Exploratory learning and free time materials help students express themselves in powerful ways in non traditional learning settings. My students often engage in games at recess. Playing games at recess is not just a stress reliever for our students, it is also a chance for students to work on social and team building skills in a safe setting. With the addition of ball and hula hoop sets to our classroom materials our students will have access to materials to create a game of their own, or play an old time favorite. For students who are not so inclined to participate in ball or hoop activities the clay is a great outlet for them to utilize.

Mrs. Rammelkamp
Grades 3-5

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This project will reach 49 students.

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
Sports Ball & Bag Set - Set of 5 • Kaplan Early Learning Company $40.46 1 $40.46
Crayola(r) Air Dry Clay Value Pack 25 pounds • Kaplan Early Learning Company $39.56 1 $39.56
Kaplan Colored Playground Balls - Set of 6 • Kaplan Early Learning Company $36.86 1 $36.86
30" Gross Motor Hoops (1 doz.) • Kaplan Early Learning Company $36.86 1 $36.86

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