Grants Awarded 2008-2009 School Year

2008-2009: $16,627

PBL Grant

Alice McGinty Author Visit $2,000 Grades K-5

Mini Grants

Literacy Grant–Classroom Library & AR Tests $1,000 5th Grade
Teaching Reading Through Science $  833 5th Grade
Web Design Software $1,000 HS Business 

Opportunity Grants

 

Leap Frog Letter Factory $   500 Kindergarten
Science and Reading $1,000 7th&8th Grades
Portable Listening Center $   380 3rd Grade
Scholastic News Magazine $   600 Kindergarten
Multicultural American Literature $   500 HS English
Panther Time for Reading $   500 6th-8th Grade Reading
Marion Blumenthal Lazan, Holocaust Survivor $   500 JH
LCD Portable Projector $   500 JH Social Studies
Digital Video & Audio Equipment–Podcasts $   400 JH Lang Arts
Geometry Flip Charts $   500 HS Math
Nancy Atwell’s Poetry Writing Program $   200 7th Gr. Lang Arts
Classroom White Boards $   140 5th Grade
Math Manipulatives $   980 4th Grade
Literacy Library $   500 6th Grade Honors Reading
Lucy Calkin’s Writer’s Workshop $   500 JH Composition
Literature Circles $   300 8th Grade English
Digital Recording System $   495 JH Music

Other Funds Awarded

Freshman Orientation Program $3,000 HS