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Mrs. Mahone from Atlanta GA is requesting Sports & Exercise Equipment through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Ready to Play Together!

Help me give my students memorable recess moments with balls and play materials to use on the playground.

  • $279 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

Fun, energetic, kind, and optimistic are just a few words to describe my East Atlanta scholars! My students love to learn about themselves and the world around them. Scholars in my class are some of the most talented kids Atlanta has to offer! Not only are they the brightest kids ever, but they also care deeply about others!

My students aspire to be great!

They don't mind working hard to prove that they can accomplish ANY goal. We set goals to reach quarterly reading targets, goals to learn new skills, as well as goals to reflect and improve our school and community.

My Project

My students love to play! Like most kids, recess is one of their favorite times of the day. They absolutely love using their imagination to make up creative games that allow them to have fun while also taking advantage of fresh air and exercise. The assortment of balls, cones, and other materials in this project will allow my students more opportunities to collaborate and expand the way they play. They will be able to recycle traditional games that kids enjoy as well as develop their own creative play ideas.

During recess, kids use play to actively problem solve as well as build meaningful relationships with their peers.

Recess play is priceless and the countless benefits of play undoubtedly help our kids learn and grow even more!

Mrs. Mahone
Grades 3-5
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
Foam Ball Football Toy - Sports Toy - Kids Football - Three 5" Spiral Football Includes One of each Color • Amazon Business $13.95 2 $27.90
GoSports Classic Soccerball - Size 3 - with Premium Pump • Amazon Business $12.85 2 $25.70
Spalding NBA Street Basketball - Official Size 7 (29.5") • Amazon Business $10.99 2 $21.98
Self-Stick Toss and Catch Game Set,Velcro Disc Paddles and Toss Ball Sports Appliance,with 4 Paddles, 4 Balls and 1 Storage Bag,Suitable for Kids and Lovers to Make Fun (Blue) • Amazon Business $20.69 1 $20.69
ToysOpoly Playground Balls 8.5 inch Dodgeball (Set of 6) Kickball for Kids and Adults - Official Size for Dodge Ball, Handball, Camps, Picnic, Church & School + Free Pump & Mesh Bag • Amazon Business $19.99 1 $19.99
30" x 40" Heavy-Duty Sports Ball Equipment Mesh Bag (7 Colors Available) (Red) • Amazon Business $9.99 2 $19.98
Faswin Indoor/Outdoor Agility Cones Sports Soccer Flexible Cone Sets, Assorted Colors, 24/Set • Amazon Business $15.49 1 $15.49
Special Supplies Fitness Dice Soft Plush (2-Pack) Rolling Exercise Cubes - Get Fit, Have Fun, Improve Strength and Cardio - Home, Gym Class, Indoor & Outdoor Use - Kids, Adults • Amazon Business $14.90 1 $14.90
Champion Sports Swing Ball Set, Pack of 6, Assorted Colors • Amazon Business $13.00 1 $13.00
Agreatca 8 PCS Frisbees,Flying Disc,Flying Saucer Assortment,Frisbee Plastic,Dog Frisbee,Golf Discs,Ultimate Frisbee Disc, • Amazon Business $10.99 1 $10.99

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