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Mrs. Ross from Mooreland OK is requesting Sports & Exercise Equipment through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Recess, Recess, What Do You See?

My students need balls, training ropes, a skip ball set and chalk to provide brain breaks, socialization, and exercise that they may not receive anywhere aside from school.

  • $295 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

Class, Class, What do you see? I see a teacher that cares about me. Hello.....We come from a rural Oklahoma school. My students are amazing! They are more than just my students, they are like my own children. "We are a team, and we are a family!", these are the words that come from my mouth. Every day, this wonderful team has brought me new and exciting adventures.

Teacher, Teacher, What do you see?

I see 26 kiddos looking at me. My kiddos are unique individuals that come from different backgrounds and situations, but they normally come to school every day excited and eager to learn. They work hard all day long in the classroom, and they deserve the opportunity to have brain breaks, to socialize, to play, and exercise.

My Project

Recess, Recess, What Do You See? I See Children Enjoying Me! Recess is a wonderful time for children to take a break from all that is expected of them in the classroom every day. When my students go out to recess, they are prepared to play and socialize.

We are fortunate to have a 20 minute recess; However, we only have one rubber kickball and two basketballs for not only my 26 students to utilize, but approximately 100 other children that want to play too.

You see....we share a recess with 1st-3rd grade classes, so children that want to get their hands on a ball can feel overwhelmed.

Donors, Donors, What Will You See? You will see that donations to this recess equipment project would allow 1st-3rd graders to play with their classmates in a variety of ways. The footballs and basketballs will allow the children to play our most popular sports. The rubber recess balls will allow children to play kickball or simply play catch with one another. The hula-hoops, skip and jump swing ball set, jump ropes, and sidewalk chalk will allow the children to have a more relaxed recess experience. Lastly, the solid steel cart will be able to easily carry and store all of our recess equipment. I would love to have your support to make recess an enjoyable experience with a variety of equipment that all children can benefit from. Thank you for your consideration!

Mrs. Ross
Grades PreK-2
Half of students from low‑income households

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7 donors7 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 120 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
iBoost Solid Steel Hand Truck, Folding Dolly, Cart Holds Up to 380 lbs. with Set of Strong Bungee Cords • Amazon Business $38.79 1 $38.79
Franklin Sports Six Pack Playground Balls with Mesh Carry Bag And Pump - 8.5 Inch Diameter • Amazon Business $29.99 1 $29.99
Franklin Sports Six Pack Playground Balls with Mesh Carry Bag And Pump - 8.5 Inch Diameter • Amazon Business $29.99 1 $29.99
Trademark Innovations Speed and Agility Training Rings (Set of 12), Multi Color, 18-Inch • Amazon Business $24.91 1 $24.91
K-Roo Sports Lot of 12 7-foot Jump Ropes with Plastic Segmentation • Amazon Business $22.99 1 $22.99
Franklin Junior Professional 5010 • Amazon Business $11.29 2 $22.58
Champion Sports Skip Ball Set: Six Jumping Toy Assorted Colors Swing Balls - Great Kids Fitness Game for Boys and Girls • Amazon Business $19.12 1 $19.12
S&S Worldwide Color Splash! Giant Box of Sidewalk Chalk(box of 126) • Amazon Business $12.53 1 $12.53

Materials cost

$200.90

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$16.37

3rd party payment processing fee

$3.01

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$250.28

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$44.17

Total project goal

$294.45

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$294.45

3 Donors

-$147.22

Donations toward project cost

-$125.14

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$22.08

match offer

-$147.22

Match offer toward project cost

-$125.14

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$22.08

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$0.00

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Project Activity

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