2013-2014 Programs Funded

 

Beechwood

 
Young Audiences Performance West African Dance Workshop
Students learned how dancing can be used as a form of communication and they also learned about West African countries culture. 
K – 2nd Grade
 
Raz-Kids
Program that provides an on-line interactive leveled book library.
K – 2nd Grade
 
IMAX at Liberty Science Center
Students to watch IMAX movie while attending the Liberty Science Center on their class trip.  
2nd Grade
 
Dancin’ with the Honeybees

Students learn from a master beekeeper, environmental educator, storyteller and performer, who uses a fun, hands on approach to teach them about honeybees.
K – 2nd Grade

 
 

Deerfield

 
Blankets for Babies
Students learned how to make quilts that were donated to Project Linus who distribute these blankets to children in area hospitals.
8th Grade
 
Reading A - Z
Supplemental leveled texts that children could read during independent reading time in class or at home.
3rd  – 5th Grade
 
TEP after school enhancement
Purchased materials & supplies necessary to run the pilot before and after school TEP program.  
3rd  – 8th Grade
 
Energy Bowlerama
Field trip to bowling alley where the students applied concept of physics to real life events. 
8th Grade
 
Sculpting for Planets
Students used Sculpy clay to create the solar system.  
3rd Grade