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Ms. Kortzendorf from Indianapolis IN is requesting Educational Kits & Games through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Recess Rocks!

Help me give my students new supplies for recess! Hands-on building kits and puzzles will be a hit!

  • $566 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

I teach in a high poverty school in the Indianapolis area. 100% of my students receive free breakfast and lunch.

Even though my students face daily challenges outside of the classroom, they arrive each morning full of energy and ready to learn!

I strive to provide students with a nurturing environment while keeping them engaged and focused on growth.

My students are amazing and I absolutely love everything about first grade. allows me to provide my first graders with additional opportunities to learn and have fun!

My Project

Students work hard and deserve a fun recess! When it is time to go outside, the class cheers with excitement, but when I announce we have to stay inside their demeanor changes.

Our recess games and materials are missing pieces and there is not much to choose from.

I want to provide my students with hands-on building kits and floor puzzles. These new materials will keep the students entertained on those rainy and cold mornings! Students will work together collaboratively to build and create new and exciting things daily. I want to hear cheers for both outdoor and indoor recess!

Ms. Kortzendorf
Grades PreK-2
More than three‑quarters of students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
DG546 - Magna-Tiles® - Starter Set • Lakeshore Learning Materials $52.99 2 $105.98
K'NEX Kid Transportation • AKJ Education $70.27 1 $70.27
PP845 - Lakeshore Gear Builders - Starter Set • Lakeshore Learning Materials $27.99 2 $55.98
LK467 - Crystal Climbers • Lakeshore Learning Materials $24.99 2 $49.98
DB251 - Playstix® • Lakeshore Learning Materials $24.99 2 $49.98
PP838 - Snap-Bots • Lakeshore Learning Materials $39.99 1 $39.99
Zoomin' Rides/Ocean Pals Assortment • AKJ Education $21.89 1 $21.89
FK223 - Ocean Animals Floor Puzzle • Lakeshore Learning Materials $12.99 1 $12.99
FK276 - Dinosaurs Floor Puzzle • Lakeshore Learning Materials $12.99 1 $12.99
FK109 - Bugs Floor Puzzle • Lakeshore Learning Materials $12.99 1 $12.99
Blinkin' Buddies/Stretchin' Friends Assortment • AKJ Education $10.94 1 $10.94

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