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Mrs. Lockwitz from Lansing MI is requesting Reading Nooks, Desks & Storage through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Outdoor Activities and Storage

Help me give my students the ability to provide fun outdoor activities and a place to store the materials.

  • $623 goal

This project expired on February 7, 2019.

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

I have 12 special needs 4 year old children in my classroom. Their disabilities range from speech and language impaired to otherwise health impaired. Due to some physical impairments their gross motor skills are effected. They are loving, energetic, eager to learn little ones who need outdoor equipment they can use and a storage unit to keep the stuff in.

The students enjoy having bikes and other activities to play with outside here at school.

Many of them do not get that opportunity at home, because they come from low income families and have a bike to ride may not be ideal for their living situation.

Have a storage unit to keep them in will help keep the hallways clear for safety reasons and will help to keep everything in one easy accessible place.

My Project

The materials I am asking for like the storage unit will help to store all of the fun outside activities we have like bikes, balls and other gross motor activities. We have a concrete path that the students ride their bikes on, but having to haul the bikes in and out of the school can be a bit difficult with some students.

Having the unit will help with the hauling them in and out of school as well as help to clear out the hallway for safety reasons.

With so many bikes sitting in the hallway, there is not much room to walk.

This will create more opportunity to have an area for indoor gross motor activities like the dice and ribbons for bad weather day.

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

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2 donors2 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 12 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
TK22315574T Outdoor Storage Shed70-12inWx44-14inD • Grainger $376.55 1 $376.55
KIT SCOOP BALL - SET • School Specialty $29.53 1 $29.53
CUBE FOAM MOVE CUBES SET OF 3 • School Specialty $28.04 1 $28.04
RIBBON WANDS RAINBOW 36'' SET OF 6 • School Specialty $13.84 1 $13.84

Materials cost

$447.96

Vendor shipping charges

$44.80

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$6.72

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$529.48

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$93.44

Total project goal

$622.92

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$622.92

1 Donor

-$311.46

Donations toward project cost

-$264.74

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$46.72

match offer

-$311.46

Match offer toward project cost

-$264.74

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$46.72

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$0.00

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