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Ms. Araiza-Atkinson from Phoenix AZ is requesting Flexible Seating through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Work It Out!

My students need basic equipment to start a small workout club such as medicine balls, kettlebell weights, sit up pads, yoga mats and jump ropes.

  • $622 goal

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My Students

Our small all-girls high school focuses on academics, which is great, but we do not have the capacity to offer many of the things that bigger schools can offer. One of the things girls continually ask for is a work out club or some type of physical activity. We know that physical activity has many positive benefits and it would be nice to be able to offer to our girls. Most of our students are first generation college bound girls.

My Project

Our students are so focused on academics and our school does not offer much in terms of physical activity. We do not have a physical education classes, a gym, track, etc. If we can obtain small equipment like jump ropes, ab mats, kettle bells, etc. the girls can still get a good workout and have some physical activity in their day. My goal is to start with small equipment and build from there. We would rotate students in and out, for example...some students can use the equipment Monday and Wednesday and the other group Tuesday and Thursday. I hope that this project will show there is a need for this at the school and therefore get funding for a bigger project through the district/agency.

Ms. Araiza-Atkinson
Grades 9-12
More than three‑quarters of students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
AmazonBasics Medicine Ball, 10-Pounds • Amazon Business $28.41 5 $142.05
Yes4All Vinyl Coated Kettlebell Weights Set – Great for Full Body Workout and Strength Training – Vinyl Kettlebell 10 lbs • Amazon Business $17.99 5 $89.95
Elite Sportz Abdominal Sit Up Pad - Very Comfortable and Gives Great Lower Back Support, Helping to Remove all the Strain, Making Sit Ups Easy - Bonus Resistance Band Included • Amazon Business $17.97 5 $89.85
BalanceFrom BFGY-AP6BLK Go Yoga All Purpose Anti-Tear Exercise Yoga Mat with Carrying Strap, Black • Amazon Business $17.87 5 $89.35
Jump Rope - Premium Quality - Best for Boxing MMA Fitness Training - Speed - Adjustable - Survival and Cross - Sold By FMS International Authorized Seller • Amazon Business $9.50 5 $47.50

Materials cost

$458.70

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$32.80

3rd party payment processing fee

$6.88

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$528.38

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$93.24

Total project goal

$621.62

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$621.62

7 Donors

-$621.62

Donations toward project cost

-$528.38

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$93.24

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$0.00

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