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Coach Slaton from Ocean Springs MS is requesting Sports & Exercise Equipment through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Teamwork Is The Key!

Help me give my students the tools they need to engage in team sports with basketballs, footballs, flag football belts, and a scoop ball set. .

  • $589 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

I am so fortunate because I get to teach all 630 kids at our school! It's exciting to know how much young students enjoy PE. I want to make sure they experience all of the benefits of a healthy, active, fun physical education class.

Our school fully supports the inclusion classroom, which means I tailor my lessons to meet the needs of all students.

Experiencing team sports with children for the first time is the most rewarding part of my job. We learn skills that will last a lifetime!

My Project

My elementary kids would benefit from learning the fundamentals of team sports. I would love to teach the skills associated with football, catching and throwing.

Football is a great sport to teach the fundamentals of throwing, catching, running and scorekeeping.

Students will be able to choose teams by assigning captains. Boys and girls will both be able to participate and learn the rules of the game.

The ball and bucket game will be very interactive and fun for all grades. I will be able to form teams of 6 allowing students to work with each and cheer one another on.

Coach Slaton
Grades PreK-2
Half of students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
BASKETBALL PURSUIT BALL SET OF 6 • School Specialty $149.09 1 $149.09
BALL FOOTBALL WILSON COMPOSITE YOUTH • School Specialty $32.16 4 $128.64
FLAG FOOTBALL BELTS - RED/YELLOW - SIZE M - SET-12 • School Specialty $29.81 2 $59.62
KIT SCOOP BALL - SET • School Specialty $29.74 2 $59.48

Materials cost

$396.83

Vendor shipping charges

$39.68

State sales tax

$27.78

3rd party payment processing fee

$5.95

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$500.24

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$88.28

Total project goal

$588.52

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$588.52

6 Donors

-$554.69

Donations toward project cost

-$478.99

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$75.70

match offer

-$25.00

Match offer toward project cost

-$21.25

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$3.75

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$8.83

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

Our team works hard to negotiate the best pricing and selections available.

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