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Ms. Rayon from Bixby OK is requesting Sports & Exercise Equipment through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

If the Bum is Numb, the Brain's the Same

Help me give my students the necessary brain break they need to reach their full academic potential.

  • $1,326 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My middle school students are unique, powerful, and creative 12-14-year-olds. They come from all socioeconomic levels, all ethnicities, all religions, and all types of families. They are all amazing young people who are motivated in the classroom, as well as in their extra-curricular activities.

Nothing excites my students more than succeeding.

Being successful requires more than just a textbook and a teacher. Success comes from focusing on the whole child. I would like to be able to provide something that will give them a brain break.

My Project

Studies have proven that physical activity complements academic success. Students who are physically active tend to be more alert and receptive in the classroom, as opposed to those who sit all day without activity. With the increase in technology and social media students, today are not as active as they used to be.

Educators know that if the bum is numb, the brain's the same.

With tightened education budgets and more emphasis on test results, it is now more important than ever for students to be active during the school day. Students need a brain break in order to recharge.

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This project will reach 999 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Goaliath 54 Warrior In-Ground Basketball Hoop with Pole Pad • DICK'S Sporting Goods $499.99 2 $999.98

Materials cost

$999.98

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$81.50

3rd party payment processing fee

$15.00

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$1,126.48

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$198.79

Total project goal

$1,325.27

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$1,325.27

1 Donor

-$1,126.48

Donations toward project cost

-$1,126.48

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$0.00

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$198.79

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$0.00

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