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Mrs. H. from Winston Salem NC is requesting Supplies through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Sports Equipment for First Graders

The cost of thplayground balls and jumping ropes is $148, including shipping and <a target="new" href="http://www.donorschoose.org/html/fulfillment.htm" onclick="g_openWindow('http://www.donorschoose.org/html/fulfillment.htm', 300, 800, 'fulfillwindow');return false;">fulfillment</a>.

  • $148 goal

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I am a first year teacher in Winston-Salem, North Carolina. The school I teach in is located in a very poor neighborhood, and the vast majority of our students qualify for free or reduced lunch (a measure of poverty). Our school does not have an active PTA, so funding is limited. Part of my job as a first grade teacher is to incorporate 30 minutes of physical activity into the school day. Right now, most of this time is spent with the children chasing each other around the playground. Most of my students have had little exposure to organized sports, and many of them do not have sports equipment at home. I know that my students would be thrilled to have some sports equipment to play with at recess, such as soccer balls, footballs, baseballs and bats, jump ropes and bouncy balls. This will provide them with valuable exposure to sports and games that they otherwise would be without.

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

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1 donor1 donor has given to this project.

This project will reach 14 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
OFFICIAL SOCCETTE YOUTH BALL 109451 • Sportime, Inc. $17.99 1 $17.99
MIKASA YOUTH RUBBER FOOTBALL MFG NO:F5507 "STITCHED" • Sportime, Inc. $16.99 1 $16.99
TAGGERS ST/6 SCD304 184410 • Sportime, Inc. $8.99 1 $8.99
BX1008 JR RUBBER BASKETBALL MFG NO: BX1008 • Sportime, Inc. $8.50 1 $8.50
VOLLEYBALL WHITE-RUBBER D/S MFG NO: V1 • Sportime, Inc. $6.99 1 $6.99
GAME CONES 6" MFG NO: 6GC • Sportime, Inc. $3.79 4 $15.16
LICORICE SPEED ROPE 7' ORANGE MFG NO: EC007-ORANGE HANDLE • Sportime, Inc. $1.99 6 $11.94

Materials cost

$86.56

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

3rd party payment processing fee

Fulfillment labor & materials

Total project cost

$120.95

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$26.55

Total project goal

$147.50

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$147.50

1 Donor

-$139.09

Donations toward project cost

-$121.00

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$18.09

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$8.47

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$0.00

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