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Mrs. Watts-Blount from Atlanta GA is requesting Sports & Exercise Equipment through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Let There Be Light-Glow Day Transformation!

Help me give my students a neon Glow Games Day for learning inquiry with light and shadows through an engaging classroom transformation!

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My Students

My first grade students are inquisitive and vibrant learners within an urban, high poverty school district. Our school collaborates, empowers, and pushes our students to do their very best.

Despite challenges my students face, each student tries their best to achieve academically and social emotionally.

From the moment students step into the classroom, they are greeted at the door, are engaged in their learning, and work hard across all subject areas. We work on having a growth mindset to push past barriers and achieve - never giving up.

My Project

My students love to learn through engaging, hands-on activities. There is nothing better than having students engaged through a huge themed, classroom transformation! We need to transform our room for a Glow Day of learning as we inquire about light and shadows. To do this, we need black lights, neon lights and tape, glowing balloons, and glow sticks! These are not your typical classroom supplies, so your donations will help me transform my class into a total day of learning about light and shadows. Without your help, it wouldn't be possible.

SCIENCE SHOULD BE FUN with active lessons for lifelong learning memories!

Just imagine: you are handed a set of glow stick glasses by your teacher, walk into your first grade classroom, and "WOW!" - the room has been completely transformed into a glowing, neon lit learning environment. This is just the start for a truly amazing learning experience, and what my student deserve and need to make scientific connections. I love to set the stage to engage in my classroom - this day of light discovery through Glow Day Games will be the ultimate day of learning.

Mrs. Watts-Blount
Grades PreK-2
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
Neiko 53940A High Visibility Safety Vest, Medium, Neon Yellow • Amazon Business $7.49 24 $179.76
ADJ Products Stage Light Unit, 24 inch (BLACK-24BLB) • Amazon Business $17.95 5 $89.75
Lumistick 22 Inch Glow Stick Necklaces | Non-Toxic & Kids Safe Light Up Neckwear | Bendable Sticks with Connectors | Glows in The Dark Night Party Favor (Color Assortment, 50 Necklaces) • Amazon Business $17.99 1 $17.99
GreyParrot Tape UV Blacklight Reactive, (6 Pack), (6 Colors), 33ft Per Roll, Fluorescent Cloth Tape • Amazon Business $15.79 1 $15.79
Lumistick Aviator Glow Eyeglasses | Light Up Neon Glow Eyewear | Illuminating Eye-catching Party Wear | Non-Toxic & Kids Safe Light Up Fluorescent Specs with Connectors (Assorted, 50 Eyeglasses) • Amazon Business $13.99 1 $13.99
SZMAITOU Sound Activated Party Lights with Remote Control Upgrade Disco Lights LED Ball Rotating Strobe DJ Lights Stage Light for Karaoke KTV Bar Show Festival Club Christmas Birthday Parties Carnival • Amazon Business $12.99 1 $12.99
iFUNow 32 Pack LED Balloons Flashing, 8 Colors Light Up Balloons, Lasts 12-24 Hours for Glow in the Dark Party Supplies, Birthday Decorations, Halloween Party • Amazon Business $10.99 1 $10.99
Water Colored Let's Glow Splatter Photography Backdrop Photo Background Glowing Party Banner Supplies Neon Birthday Party Decoration Vinyl Photo Booth Studio Props Vinyl 5x3ft • Amazon Business $8.60 1 $8.60

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