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Mrs. Lamb from Kettering OH is requesting Sports & Exercise Equipment through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

P.E. Rocks!

My students need a lacrosse set, balance boards, bean bag sets and foursquare balls.

  • $662 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

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My Students

I teach physical education at an elementary school where my students come from a diverse population. Our school has two multi-handicap classes, two emotionally disturbed classrooms, one classroom with "English as the Second Language," plus 27 regular classrooms which all participate in physical education. Fifty percent of our student population is on free or reduced lunch where backpacks of food is sent home on the weekends.

My students are energetic and love to move in my gymnasium.

To keep them engage, I try to provide lessons that are motivating and interesting to all my students. They enjoy activities that keep them moving and learning.

My Project

I am always looking for creative ways to make physical education exciting and engaging for my students. The balance beam and balance boards will help my students in developing coordination. Lacrosse is becoming a fast-growing sport in our part of the state, and I believe they will be excited to begin learning the sport through the use of the lacrosse set. The four-square balls will be a big hit because that game is one of their favorites and they are always asking to play.

I believe these new teaching tools will help my students develop not only physically, but also build self-confidence by challenging themselves with a new skill and encourage socialization through teamwork.

Thank you for considering my request.

Mrs. Lamb
Grades 3-5
More than half of students from low‑income households

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This project will reach 600 students.

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
Champion Sports Soft Lacrosse Set: Training Equipment for Boys, Girls, Kids, Youth and Amateur Athletes - 12 Aluminum Sticks and 6 Vinyl Balls for Indoor Outdoor Use • Amazon Business $98.96 2 $197.92
Cosom Balance Master, Kid's Balance Board, Balance Training Board For Children For Physical Therapy and Sport Training Injury Prevention, Ankle Strengthening Equipment, Durable Plastic with Grip • Amazon Business $66.39 2 $132.78
Sportime 1478834 Triangle Bean Bag Set, Polyester Cloth Cover, Assorted Colors (Pack of 12) • Amazon Business $18.74 3 $56.22
Pull Buoy 0688D SET/6 Wand Posts (Pack of 6) • Amazon Business $52.71 1 $52.71
BSN Rubber Frog Set • Amazon Business $20.23 2 $40.46
SportimeMax Foursquare Ball - 8 1/2 inch • Amazon Business $12.14 2 $24.28
WODDice KIDS • Amazon Business $19.99 1 $19.99

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