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Ms. Bar-Lev from Bronx NY is requesting Supplies through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Recess, a Time to Unwind

The cost of indoor recess supplies, including balls, jump-ropes and hula-hoops, is $585, including shipping and <a target="new" href="" onclick="g_openWindow('', 300, 800, 'fulfillwindow');return false;">fulfillment</a>.

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I teach third grade in the South Bronx. Because of our location, our students have very limited play space for recess. Also, there are many days when the weather is inclement and students are forced to spend their recess sitting in the auditorium. Because of this, I would like to supply the students with a variety of games and other constructive activities that they can amuse themselves with during the recess period. Our third grade is large, so this would require having enough activities for over 300 children. Recess is the only time of day when students are able to unwind, and giving them constructive activities will reduce the amount of behavior problems and boredom during recess. It will also leave the children more eager to learn in the afternoon.

Ms. Bar-Lev
Grades 3-5
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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This project will reach 300 students.

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
(H30)30" HULA HOOP, 1-PIECE, ASSI. COLOR. • Cannon Sports, Inc. $62.75 1 $62.75
12" BLUE POLY SAFETY SCOOTER W/HAND GUARDS • Cannon Sports, Inc. $14.95 10 $149.50
DD32 32' COTTON DOUBLE DUTCH JUMPROPE • Cannon Sports, Inc. $9.45 6 $56.70
SB7 7" BK/WH TUFF-N-STUFF SOCCERBALL • Cannon Sports, Inc. $8.25 4 $33.00
ORANGE 8.5" PLAYGROUND BALL • Cannon Sports, Inc. $3.95 5 $19.75
PURPLE 8.5" PLAYGROUND BALL • Cannon Sports, Inc. $3.95 5 $19.75
BLUE 8.5" PLAYGROUND BALL • Cannon Sports, Inc. $3.95 5 $19.75
CJR7 7' COTTON JUMPROPE W/ WOOD HANDLES • Cannon Sports, Inc. $1.95 20 $39.00
CONES 12"HIGH VISIBLTY ORN • Nasco $1.48 10 $14.80
CHALKBOARD CHALK 60 PCS. MULT -- Chenille Kraft Chalkboard Chalk; Multi-Color • Quill Corporation $1.34 5 $6.70

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