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Mr. Carter, Sr.
Grades 6-8
Nearly all students from low‑income households
  • 5 donors
  • $0 still needed

Getting Physical through STEM

My students need two netbooks, basketballs, soccer balls and kickballs to start their health and fitness wellness plan.

My Students

Vince Lombardi said, "football is a great deal like life in that it teaches that work, sacrifice, perseverance, competitive drive, selflessness and respect for authority is the price that each and every one of us must pay to achieve any goal that is worthwhile," and my students need these qualities.

My students attend an inner city middle school in Georgia.

They live in a low socio-economic area. 100% of the school receives free lunch. These students are underprivileged and most do not have the funds to participate in sports. The school is not able to provide the equipment needed for students to play sports.

My Project

We need two netbooks, basketballs, soccer balls and kickballs to start their health and fitness wellness plan. The sports equipment will be used to teach children how to play soccer, volleyball and baseball. The technology will enable students to take there blood pressure; teaching them the role of target heart rate and physical activity. The Netbook will be used by the students to track their performance progress in weight loss. They will also be able to research and create play books.

The benefits of sports in middle school is never ending.

The students gain knowledge that can be used in the school as well as effective coworkers. Sports use math, science, physical fitness and team building.

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WolVol 7 inch Netbook Mini Laptop Tablet (Black) 8 GB Hard Drive Latest Android 4.1 Model Touch-Screen with WIFI,Camera,Netflix,HDMI Port. Authorized and Pre-loaded with ToonGoggles Cartoon Videos (Includes: Charger, Wired Mouse, Velvet Case, Stylus Touch Pen) • Amazon $129.94 2 $259.88
Spalding 64-497 Official NBA Zi/O Excel Basketball (Official Size) • Amazon $21.84 4 $87.36
Ozeri BP01K CardioTech Pro Series Digital Blood Pressure Monitor with Heart Health & Hypertension Indicator • Amazon $34.95 3 $104.85
Champion Sports Economy Electric Inflating Air Pump • Amazon $69.06 1 $69.06
SSG/BSN 16 Ball Wide Body Ball Cart • Amazon $53.77 1 $53.77
Presto 04213 Electronic Digital Timer • Amazon $3.97 5 $19.85
Wilson Traditional Soccer Ball (Size 5) • Amazon $9.99 2 $19.98
Fitness Ball: Silver, 30in/75cm Diameter, Includes 1 Ball +1 Pump + 1 Page Instruction Chart. No instructional DVD. (Exercise Gym Swiss Stability Ball) • Amazon $13.75 2 $27.50
Baden Heavy Duty Carrying Bag (6-Ball) • Amazon $25.00 1 $25.00
Vizari Astro Soccer Ball, Green(5) • Amazon $11.81 2 $23.62
Voit Playground Ball Prism Pack (Assorted Colors), 10-Inch, (Pack of 6) • Amazon $23.21 1 $23.21
BSN Heavy-Duty Mesh Equipment Bag (Blue) • Amazon $9.99 1 $9.99
Wilson Hex Soccer Ball (Red, Size 5) • Amazon $8.97 2 $17.94
World Sport Disc Cones Red • Amazon $12.99 1 $12.99
AmazonBasics Netbook Bag with Handle, Fits 7- to 10-Inch Netbooks, iPad, HP Touchpad (Black) • Amazon $9.49 1 $9.49

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This project will reach 80 students.

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This classroom project was brought to life by Kia Motors America and 4 other donors.

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