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Mrs. White from Providence RI is requesting Sports & Exercise Equipment through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Recess Rocks

My students need hoops, stilts, playground balls, jump ropes, and other recess supplies to support a fun, safe, and engaging recess experience!

  • $528 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

I am a Library Media Specialist servicing two inner city schools in Providence, with grades ranging from pre-k through 5th grade. The library services slightly over 400 students that range in cultural and economic background with 95% of our community qualifying for subsidized lunch. We service a high Spanish speaking population.

The students are lovers of library, read alouds and books of all types!

We are trying to update our library so that it is a central hub in our school where students come together to share, create and grow!

My Project

Our pre-K through 1st grade students do not have access to a playground or outdoor equipment. This recess equipment supports an active, safe, and engaging recess experience for all of our students. The School Smart Segmented Nylon Jump Ropes with Handles will be paired with the Anna Banana: 101 Jump Rope Rhymes and used to teach double dutch. The Pull Bouy hula hoops, Sportime Poly Playground balls, chalk, bean bags, and walking stilts will allow students the opportunity to explore and play at recess time!

Research says that recess is a crucial part of our students' day and these supplies will make recess fun for all!

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

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
Sportime Poly Playground Balls - 8 1/2 inch - Set of 6 - Red, Yellow, Blue, Green, Orange, Violet • Amazon Business $30.95 3 $92.85
Champion Sports Platform Kid Stilts: Classic Kids Party, Birthday, and Picnic Game Set • Amazon Business $35.39 2 $70.78
Pull Bouy Inc Premium No-Kink Hoops, 30-Inch (One Dozen) • Amazon Business $62.28 1 $62.28
Pull Bouy Inc Premium No-Kink Hoops, 24-Inch (One Dozen) • Amazon Business $54.39 1 $54.39
Champion Sports Skip Ball Set: Six Jumping Toy Assorted Colors Swing Balls - Great Kids Fitness Game for Boys and Girls • Amazon Business $16.55 2 $33.10
School Smart Segmented Nylon Jump Ropes with Handles - 16 feet - Green • Amazon Business $3.28 10 $32.80
K-Roo Sports Lot of 12 7-foot Jump Ropes with Plastic Segmentation • Amazon Business $22.99 1 $22.99
S&S Worldwide Color Splash! Giant Box of Sidewalk Chalk(box of 126) • Amazon Business $17.99 1 $17.99
Play Platoon Premium Weather Resistant Duck Cloth Cornhole Bags - Set of 8 Bean Bags for Corn Hole Game - 4 Red & 4 Blue • Amazon Business $17.99 1 $17.99
Anna Banana: 101 Jump Rope Rhymes • Amazon Business $7.27 1 $7.27

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