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Mrs. Fuelleman from Janesville WI is requesting Sports & Exercise Equipment through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Let's Play Ball!

My students need equipment to use at recess, we do not have any playground balls or soccer balls.

  • $260 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

A high poverty, highly linguistically diverse PreK-5th grade school is where I love to work every day. My students are English learners, special education students, and regular education students in an urban school district. They range in age from four to ten years old.

Our school is working to close the achievement gap through placing an emphasis on the fundamentals of technology, reading, writing, and arithmetic.

The students I work with want to learn and are so interested in the world around them, but, sometimes lack access to tools that will help them answer their questions.

My Project

The students are very active and love to play outside. Recess is a time for them to constructively use that energy. These playground balls and soccer balls will give the students the opportunity to play four square, kickball, and soccer during recess.

Recess is a fun time, but these playground balls will make recess even more fun for the students and allow them to play sports that they could not play before because they did not have the equipment.

These playground and soccer balls will be used by all students, so 300 students will be impacted by this project.

Mrs. Fuelleman
Grades 3-5
More than three‑quarters of students from low‑income households

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2 donors2 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 300 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Low-Bounce Playground Balls - Set of 6 • Nasco $39.96 3 $119.88
MAC-T Soft Play Soccer Ball Set - Oversize Set • Nasco $51.16 1 $51.16

Materials cost

$171.04

Vendor shipping charges

$17.10

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$2.57

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$220.71

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$38.95

Total project goal

$259.66

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$259.66

1 Donor

-$110.00

Donations toward project cost

-$110.00

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$0.00

match offer

-$130.25

Match offer toward project cost

-$110.71

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$19.54

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$19.41

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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Project Activity

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