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Mrs. Ray from Jerseyville IL is requesting Sports & Exercise Equipment through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Up and Over

Help me give my students two volley nets, four portable posts and floor markers.

  • $726 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My students come from a rural community that takes pride in our kids' education as a whole. Many of my students receive free and reduced-price lunch and breakfast. Due to the high poverty in our district, many of my students do not get the opportunity to be exposed to a variety of ways to stay physically active.

Our building is an early elementary and is home to over 300 rambunctious, loving kids under seven years old.

Students love to come to Physical Education, so we make the most out of every minute by finding new ways to get active daily.

My Project

My students have not had experience with any form of net games and I would love to change that. I have requested two nets, four portable posts that would allow me to introduce a variety of games and skills.

Volleying over the net is only the tip of the skills that can be introduced with this project.

My students will be able to use the nets for defensive strategies, invasion games, hand eye coordination and gross motor skills. I am always trying to find ways to expose my students to as many different ways of living healthy active lifestyles. This project would all me to add to our current curriculum.

Mrs. Ray
Grades PreK-2
Half of students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
MAC-T Big Blue Base System - Short Post Only • Nasco $59.95 4 $239.80
MAC-T Big Blue Base System - Net Only • Nasco $39.95 2 $79.90
24 in. dia. No-Kink Hoops • Nasco $59.95 1 $59.95
Polyethylene Cones - 6-Color Set • Nasco $15.95 3 $47.85
Movement Scarves - Set of 12 • Nasco $14.95 3 $44.85
Straight Arrow Markers • Nasco $13.95 2 $27.90
Curved Arrow Markers • Nasco $12.95 2 $25.90

Materials cost

$526.15

Vendor shipping charges

$52.62

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$7.89

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$616.66

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$108.82

Total project goal

$725.48

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$725.48

7 Donors

-$407.00

Donations toward project cost

-$350.45

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$56.55

Matching donations from our partners

-$313.21

Match offers toward project cost

-$266.23

Match offers to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$46.98

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$5.29

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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