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Mrs. Bichler from Pittsburgh PA is requesting Instructional Technology through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Physical Literacy for a Healthy Future

My students need a ball cage to safely lock up equipment. My students need a laser printer to be able to create individualized workout plans and set and print out goals.

  • $784 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

We are a K-5 elementary school in an urban setting. There are about 300 students who come from a variety of diverse backgrounds and from neighborhoods all over the city. 100% of the students receive free lunch and breakfast.

My students LOVE TO LEARN and MOVE and are always so full of energy and cannot wait to come to health and physical education class.

We strive to provide a quality education to help develop healthy, well-rounded, respectable students who work hard, persevere and give their best every day.

My Project

These materials will be great enhancements for our classroom. We are going to begin focusing on fitness and making lifelong healthy choices.

It's time to get away from traditional sports and focus on the importance of lifetime fitness.

Learning how to take care of our minds and bodies is a critical skill for students to learn.

The addition of new equipment will ensure all students have access to their own piece during class time. I will be focusing on improving fitness testing skills while still learning basic manipulative skills with more traditional equipment. The ball cage will help keep equipment safe and organized. The addition of a laser printer will allow students to receive immediate feedback and/or results of their hard work and effort.

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

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Have a Ball Value Pack • Teachers' School Supply $195.54 1 $195.54
Canon imageCLASS LBP612CDW Color Laser Printer • Amazon Business $184.00 1 $184.00
MyGift Metal Rolling Sports Ball Storage Hopper & Equipment Cart • Amazon Business $124.98 1 $124.98
STAROVER 4-Pack for Canon 045 045H (CRG-045H) Compatible Toner Cartridges, High Capacity for Canon Color imageCLASS MF634Cdw MF632Cdw LBP612Cdw LBP613Cdw LBP611Cn Laser Printer • Amazon Business $100.99 1 $100.99

Materials cost

$605.51

Vendor shipping charges

$21.51

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$9.08

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$666.10

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$117.55

Total project goal

$783.65

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$783.65

1 Donor

-$783.65

Donations toward project cost

-$666.10

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$117.55

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$0.00

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