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Ms. Lakin from Tucson AZ is requesting sports & exercise equipment through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Turn the Fun Back on in PE!

Help me give my students an opportunity to be exposed to some new sports; baseball, golf, and track and field.

  • $540 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

The Physical Education program at our school does not only teach locomotor and movement skills to our 700 children. Our program is an incredible character-building program. Every week a new character trait is the focus as we either learn a new skill or build upon existing ones. Fun games are definitely a must but building confidence, pride, honesty, responsibility will not only grow our children in the physical aspect but also as lifelong learners.

I teach over 700 students that range in age from 5 to 10, all of which are taught outdoors.

These children have braved the elements of heat, wind, construction noise, and lack of materials in order to have time to move and build relationships. We focus a lot on team building, good sportsmanship, and lifting every single person in the class up so that we all succeed and grow.

My Project

The units in PE have been a struggle to complete since we have equipment that is very dated. Students are excited to learn good skills like striking a baseball with a batting tee, golfing with a putting green, and jumping over hurdles; all these mentioned items will be a staple to add to our track and field obstacle course that I have created. I plan to create a mini-golf course out of several items in my closet as well as these materials. Thank you so much for your support of this program and the character-building of the students in our school!!

Ms. Lakin
Grades 3-5

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
Champro Heavy Duty Rubber Batting Tee BLACK, One Size • Amazon Business $29.99 4 $119.96
Grassroots 1' x 6' Par 1 Inclined Putting Green with 4" Cup and 2 Hazards • Amazon Business $19.38 5 $96.90
Trademark Innovations Speed Training Hurdles (Pack of 5), 6" • Amazon Business $25.99 3 $77.97
GoSports Foam Golf Practice Balls - 64 Pack | Realistic Feel and Limited Flight | Use Indoors or Outdoors • Amazon Business $29.99 2 $59.98
Franklin Sports Oversized Foam Baseballs • Amazon Business $9.88 4 $39.52

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