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Coach Polson from Anderson SC is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Reading in PE is Great!!!

Help me give my students the books needed to build a PE library.

  • $270 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

I have the privilege of teaching K4-2nd graders at a Title I school in South Carolina. I love the energy my students bring to class.

I've seen the smiles on my students faces when having a story read to them.

Unfortunately, many of my students come from homes where there are no books for them to read.

My students love coming to PE. I would like for them to experience the joy of reading books about health and fitness in PE.

My Project

I am trying to start a PE library with books related to PE topics such as fitness, sportsmanship, and perseverance.

I would like to incorporate the topics of the books with the PE lessons being taught in my class.

If students are struggling with a sport skill, I can use a book about perseverance to help them to not give up. The books can also be used as a station when I set up various stations around the gym. The requested Dino-Baseball and other books are filled with information to help my students succeed in class and at home.

Learning to play and cooperate during PE time is a valuable life skill that students can transfer to other areas of their lives. Reading about others who may be going through the same experiences in their lives can be inspiring to them.

Coach Polson
Grades PreK-2
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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At this school, more than 50% of students are Black, Latino, and/or Native American, and more than 50% come from low-income households. Learn how your donation to this school supports a more equitable education.

This project will reach 450 students.

6 donors have given to this project.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Dino-Baseball (Dino-Sports) • Amazon Business $17.99 1 $17.99
Dino-Basketball (Dino-Sports) • Amazon Business $17.99 1 $17.99
Dino-Dancing (Dino-Sports) • Amazon Business $13.49 1 $13.49
Mitchell Goes Bowling • Amazon Business $13.07 1 $13.07
Dino-Football (Dino-Sports) • Amazon Business $11.09 1 $11.09
Teamwork Isn't My Thing, and I Don't Like to Share! (Best Me I Can Be!) • Amazon Business $9.86 1 $9.86
Hey, Coach! • Amazon Business $9.63 1 $9.63
Elephants Cannot Dance! (An Elephant and Piggie Book) • Amazon Business $9.00 1 $9.00
She's Got This • Amazon Business $8.65 1 $8.65
Curious George Rides a Bike • Amazon Business $7.99 1 $7.99
Winners Never Quit! • Amazon Business $7.99 1 $7.99
Froggy Plays T-ball • Amazon Business $6.99 1 $6.99
Froggy Plays Soccer • Amazon Business $6.99 1 $6.99
Body Shout: A Kids Health Book About Why Eating Nutritious Food, Fitness And Fun, Works Best For Everyone! • Amazon Business $6.95 1 $6.95
If Winning Isn't Everything, Why Do I Hate to Lose? • Amazon Business $6.00 1 $6.00
Curious George Goes Bowling (CGTV Lift-the-Flap 8x8) • Amazon Business $5.99 1 $5.99
Get Up and Go! • Amazon Business $5.99 1 $5.99
The Littlest Leaguer (I Can Read Level 1) • Amazon Business $4.99 1 $4.99
Ladybug Girl Plays • Amazon Business $4.80 1 $4.80
Clifford's Field Day (Scholastic Reader, Level 1) • Amazon Business $3.99 1 $3.99
Gymnastics Jump (Sports Illustrated Kids Starting Line Readers) • Amazon Business $3.95 1 $3.95

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