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  • $771 goal

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Ms. Joann Detelj
Grades PreK-2
Nearly all students from low‑income households
  • 2 donors
  • $0 still needed

Let's Move!

My students need hop along balls, a balance beam, mini basketballs, a portable hoop, a parachute, a CD for parachute activities, and an active play kit.

My Students

Mission 1, Let me see you run, Put your knees up in the sky, 'Cause we just begun, hey! Mission 2, This is how we do, Shuffle couple to the right, To the left, let's move! A little sweat never hurt nobody, Everybody just move your body.

I currently am the lead Pre-K teacher at a Title 1 school in Brooklyn, NY.

Many of our students come from low income homes, barely being able to afford basic school supplies. Many of my students parents work longer than usual hours in multiple jobs, barely having time to spend time with their children, let alone take their children to the park or even a walk around the neighborhood.

My Project

I am requesting materials to be used during our free play gym time. Unfortunately, we do not have access to play outside, so our gym is inside in a basement. Over the years the materials that we use for our students have either broke or become so worn out, that they are no longer able to be used. The materials that I am requesting will provide 5 Pre-K classes with various physical activities, to ensure each child develops gross motor skills, necessary at their young age. Children will be able to jump rope, hula hoop, parachute, balance, play basketball and more with the materials I have requested. With child obesity on the rise, we are trying to ensure our children meet the minimum recommendation for daily physical activity.

Your donations will help ensure that 90, four and five year old children meet the minimum daily recommendations for physical activity, and help fight the problem of child obesity for future classes.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
AA508 - Lakeshore Active Play Kit • Lakeshore Learning Materials $199.00 1 $199.00
RA191 - Beginner’s Balance Beams • Lakeshore Learning Materials $129.00 1 $129.00
VE4 - Beginner’s Basketball Portable Hoop • Lakeshore Learning Materials $129.00 1 $129.00
RA668 - Medium Hop-Along Ball • Lakeshore Learning Materials $16.99 4 $67.96
LC4206 - Rainbow Parachute - 12' • Lakeshore Learning Materials $54.99 1 $54.99
ZF14 - Mini Basketball • Lakeshore Learning Materials $9.99 2 $19.98
CD421D - Shakin’ the Chute CD • Lakeshore Learning Materials $15.99 1 $15.99

Materials cost

$615.92

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$9.24

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$655.16

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$115.62

Total project goal

$770.78

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$770.78

1 Donor

-$385.39

Donations toward project cost

-$327.58

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$57.81

match offer

-$385.39

Match offer toward project cost

-$327.58

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$57.81

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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2 donors2 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 90 students.

Project Activity

This classroom project was brought to life by KIA Motors America and one other donor.

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