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Mrs. Twiss from Southfield MI is requesting Sports & Exercise Equipment through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Gross Motor Excitement!

Help me give my students recess equipment that will allow all students in the school to develop gross motor skills and learn social skills during recess time.

  • $189 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My students love to learn! They love to move and are excited to find out about our world. They are inquisitive and have many interests that continue to push their thinking. As a class, we work on encouraging each other to focus on our strengths which, in turn, builds confidence in all that we do.

About 53% of our students receive a free or reduced-price lunch.

We live in a suburb of a large city in Michigan. I have five special education students and others who are below grade level. In our classroom, we learn, laugh, and love!

My Project

The current hula hoops are bent in many different places. The balls are flattened and there are not many things to choose from on the playground. The students often make up their own games to choose from on the playground because they don't have many quality items to play with. They are great kids and we have an awesome community at our school. However, recess could really be enhanced by providing the kids with new playground equipment.

Recess is the part of the day that students learn to develop social skills, team building qualities, create relationships, and pursue their own interests, so your donation will help to build all of these areas!

Can you imagine being a hero to over 300 children? That is exactly what your contribution will do! Thank you so much for contributing to the development of our amazing children!

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Mrs. Twiss
Grades 3-5
More than half of students from low‑income households

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2 donors2 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 25 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
HOOPS DUR-O-HOOPS ASSORTED COLORS - SET OF 12 • School Specialty $69.08 1 $69.08
STICK FOAM KATCH-N-THROW - SET • School Specialty $47.92 1 $47.92

Materials cost

$117.00

Vendor shipping charges

$11.70

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$1.76

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$160.46

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$28.32

Total project goal

$188.78

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$188.78

2 Donors

-$188.78

Donations toward project cost

-$160.46

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$28.32

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$0.00

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