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Coach Delzeit from Las Vegas NV is requesting Educational Kits & Games through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Finding Balance in PE Between Needs, Ability and Participation.

Help me give my students who aren't able to play daily activities based on injury or special needs with physical movements an opportunity to learn how to play games that don't restrict their ability to connect with others and engage.

  • $551 goal

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My Students

My students attend school in a low income community where school is the continuity that iinstills lifelong learning skills and problem solving strategies that can be applied in future endeavors. With the inclusion aspect of the public school setting, sometimes finding that one thing that all ability levels can reach success with is a challenge.

Offering alternative movement activities for those that are injured or unable to participate in class is important to me, because they need to feel connected and able to be a part of a group.

The connections to learning are often tough to see with physical education what I know is when a student experiences physical movement they are more prepared to enter the classroom to sit and readily learn with purposeful focus.

With physical education being my scope of focus in reaching students, I aim to truly instill lifelong fitness interests while making sure that fitness is a supporter of the classroom instructional process. Being active spurs the momentum students need to work on their academics with a vested interest to persevere.

My Project

The physical education program offers daily classes with students from PreK-Grade 5 where students are in a high needs area with low income.

Their high needs derive from the need to balance desiring to participate in PE but restricted with either an injury or physical impairment that takes some creativity to navigate.

The balance boards would help develop balance and coordination skills that challenge the mind with a maze or other challenges to complete while on the board.

Taking students old school with some basic games of bean bags, shuffleboard and curling are engaging activities that work in team environments with limited movements so that students can achieve.

I'm looking forward to dart activities as the students can work on their arm work with throwing objects with a focused target point. I can adapt this for my special needs students in terms of distance and height. I find all of these incredibly engaging opportunities to keep kids moving which is what Physical Education is all about.

Coach Delzeit
Grades PreK-2
More than three‑quarters of students from low‑income households

Equity Focus

At this school, more than 50% of students are Black, Latinx, and/or Native American, and more than 50% come from low-income households. Learn how your donation to this school supports a more equitable education.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Challenge & Fun Labyrinth Balance Board, Sprint! • Amazon Business $87.99 2 $175.98
Flybar Pogo Ball for Kids, Jump Trick Bounce Board with Pump and Strong Grip Deck • Amazon Business $27.99 2 $55.98
GIGGLE N GO Magnetic Dart Board - Our Indoor Dart Board for Kids is Reversible and Easy to Set Up - Magnetic Darts is a Safe Indoor Darts Option, and is The Ultimate Kids Dart Board. (Monster Theme) • Amazon Business $24.99 2 $49.98
GoSports Shuffleboard and Curling 2 in 1 Table Top Board Game with 8 Rollers - Great for Family Fun • Amazon Business $39.69 1 $39.69
Yes4All Wooden Wobble Balance Board – Exercise Balance Stability Trainer 15.75 inch Diameter - Black - ²DB6FZ • Amazon Business $17.81 2 $35.62
Elite Sportz Junior Bean Bag Toss Game - 2 Games on 1 Board - Tic Tac Toe and Cornhole Party Games for Kids (Basketball) • Amazon Business $29.99 1 $29.99
GIGGLE N GO Magnetic Replacement Darts for Kids - 12 Quality Safety Darts in 4 Color's for Darts Replacement or if You Just Need Some Extra Magnetic Darts for Kids - 3 X Red, Blue, Green and Yellow • Amazon Business $12.99 1 $12.99

Materials cost

$400.23

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$31.42

3rd party payment processing fee

$6.00

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$467.65

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$82.53

Total project goal

$550.18

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$550.18

2 Donors

-$50.00

Donations toward project cost

-$42.50

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$7.50

match offer

-$500.18

Match offer toward project cost

-$425.15

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$75.03

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$0.00

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