Grants - Fall 2011

Truckee Elementary
Title Grant Description Grant Author
Tstools for Resource

T-stools for students in Resource K-3T-Stools are the tool of choice when working with individuals on balance...

Truckee Elementary terri molina
4th grade Living History

Truckee Elementary 4th grade creates a Living History experience for all 4th grade students . This includes a full day in costume rotating through...

Truckee Elementary Elizabeth Ford
Challenger Space Simulation

The Challenger Space Simulation, located at the Discovery Museum in Citrus Heights, CA, is a 2 and 1/2 hour "voyage" to space for fifth graders....

Truckee Elementary Candy Blesse
Kindergarten Art

In order to provide Kindergarteners with a varied and developmentally appropriate art program, I'd like to purchase art supplies and...

Truckee Elementary Marguerite Paras
Kilns for Truckee Elementary

We are requesting two kilns for Truckee Elementary.  The kiln we have is not repairable and we are a school that loves art!   Ceramics...

Truckee Elementary kim krengel
Frog Family Fun Homework Games

This research based program has proven positive results. We sucessfully used the program during the 2010-11 school year. It meet with positive...

Truckee Elementary Sherry BurnsSullivan
Literacy Centers - Student CD Read-Alongs

I would like to request from lakeshore Learning books on CD for "listening to reading" and literacy development.  These are sets of...

Truckee Elementary kim krengel
Alder Creek Middle School
Title Grant Description Grant Author
Academic Vocabulary for English Learners

This easy-to-implement program teaches 60 essential academic vocabulary and language development skills English Learners need to succeed in school...

Alder Creek Middle School Sarah Adams
Scholastic Math Magazine

This year we are excited to announce the use of Scholastic MATH magazine to our curriculum.  Scholastic MATH is designed to weave...

Alder Creek Middle School Betsy Hansen
ACES Art Enrichment

This art class is part of the enrichment program at ACMS.  200+ students will benefit from this art class.  Five historical artist are...

Alder Creek Middle School Maribeth Kehoe
ACE's ART ENRICHMENT

The Art Enrichment class is designed to introduce students to the elements of art using various techniques and materials.  It also includes...

Alder Creek Middle School Suzanne DeCoite
Flash Masters for Math

Flash Masters are handheld computers used for mastering multiplication facts.  Flash Masters will be used in my pull-out Resource Math...

Alder Creek Middle School Nancy Casper
Yearbook Cameras

Yearbook at our school is a self-funded account. Usually, it operates at around a break-even point. Sales of yearbook are used to pay our yearbook...

Alder Creek Middle School Gina Stephens
North Tahoe School
Title Grant Description Grant Author
History Alive World History Social Studies Supplemental Curriculum

The TCI History Alive: Medieval World Curriculum offers detailed graphic organizers, interactive activities and a curriculum that is textually...

North Tahoe School Katie Jamison
Current Events to Enhance Social Studies and Science Curriculum

Magazines are a rich source of authentic material which can be very motivating for the students, either for reading enjoyment or to increase...

North Tahoe School DENISE CARAVELLI
Consumable Materials: Math Magazine

Scholastic Math Magazine subscription Nice way to review math concepts taught each month in a fun way.Integration of reading comprehension...

North Tahoe School Lisa McCready
Spanish Magazines

There are no Spanish Language Arts materials for the 6th grade Two-Way Immersion class.  I would like to subscribe to two Spanish language...

North Tahoe School Tara House
Math Magazines

12 Issues of Math Magazine for each student.

North Tahoe School Tara House
Math Magazines

Scholastic Math Magazine subscription Nice way to review math concepts taught each month in a fun way.Integration of reading comprehension...

North Tahoe School Danielle Karwowski
Living History 4th Grade

Living History Day will enhance the fourth grade study of the Gold Rush Era by integrating visual and performing arts, social studies, math,...

North Tahoe School Dawn Rye
$500 Consumable Grant: 6-8 Science Department at North Tahoe School

Our sixth through eighth grade science courses include many experiments and projects.  In addition to the standard science equipment already...

North Tahoe School Nancy McNair
Tahoe Lake Elementary
Title Grant Description Grant Author
Portable Technology

Technology is becoming an integral part of everyday life. The greatest gifts of technology are: it's excitement, ability to be manipulated and...

Tahoe Lake Elementary Jennifer McMaster
Reading, Science, and Inquiry

I would like to purchase some science and literacy resources to enhance these programs at Tahoe Lake Elementary. I learned about these resources...

Tahoe Lake Elementary ingrid bourke
Listening Centers

Literacy Centers are a key component in effective elementary English Language Arts instruction, and a listening center is key in providing...

Tahoe Lake Elementary Stephanie Foucek
consumable science supplies

The third grade team at Tahoe Lake is always looking for ways to enhance our science and social studies curriculum.  One way we do that is...

Tahoe Lake Elementary ingrid bourke
Glenshire Elementary
Title Grant Description Grant Author
Character Development

Character Development The key to excellent writing is the development of exceptional characters.  They need depth, a strong personality...

Glenshire Elementary Suzanne Samson
Accelerated Reader online quizzes

Accelerated Reader has been an integral part of the literacy program at Glenshire Elementary for many years.  In the past, we have requested...

Glenshire Elementary teresa ketron
Glenshire Elementary School Movement Center Refurbishment

Several years ago, a grant was made to GES to create our Movemeent Centers. We have many organized activities, stored in our Movement Center...

Glenshire Elementary Mary Berelson
Ukelele

 The Music Department at Glenshire Elementary would like to begin ukelele instruction from second grade through fifth.  Guitar...

Glenshire Elementary Claudia Waters
Differentiated Learning Game Sets for Homework

This research based program has proven results.  Each homework  set provides a 24 week homework program in a game format for 24 students...

Glenshire Elementary Kilty Highfill
Lexia Reading

Glenshire Elementary's students have been participating in a trail subscription to Lexia Reading and need funding to purchase the program. We are...

Glenshire Elementary Kathleen Gauthier
Truckee High School
Title Grant Description Grant Author
Music Instruments

Summitted for Dave Green/Truckee High School Music Department.The music department at Truckee High School (THS) needs to repair and purchase...

Truckee High School Carol Meagher
Excitement in Physical Science

Many of thge topics in physical science and chemistry require you to believe things you can not see,  The equipment I wish to buy with this...

Truckee High School Paul Smith
Challenge Day

Challenge Day’s mission is to provide youth and their communities with experiential workshops and programs that demonstrate the possibility of...

Truckee High School Kat Rohlf
The Wolverine Newspaper

Students at Truckee High School created a Newspaper Club last year.  We currently have about 12-20 students that have been working with...

Truckee High School Jessica Jacobs
Ideal Gas Law Apparatus

Ideal gas laws are studied at all levels of chemistry.  This probe will allow all lab groups in chemistry to discover the relationships...

Truckee High School Susan Lowder
Kings Beach Elementary
Title Grant Description Grant Author
Stage sound equipment for Kings Beach School

It has been several years since the Boys and Girls Club stage was built.  Over the years equipment has been lost or damaged.  This grant...

Kings Beach Elementary Jackie Thomas
Fit-Stats: Healthy and Active Learning

Fit-Stats Program is the #1 web-Based health-related fitness assessments and physical activity tracking software available today to physical...

Kings Beach Elementary Emily Hart
Literacy Enrichment for Third Grade

This grant aims to increase literacy in the bilingual classroom through the use of multiple modalities. In order to promote fluency and a solid...

Kings Beach Elementary Julie Otis
Hands-on Language production centers

These hands-on, colorful and vocabulary-rich learning centers for K/1 will provide our English Learners with materials to guide their practice of...

Kings Beach Elementary Molly Holiday
Kings Beach Elementary
North Tahoe High School
Sierra High School
Truckee High School
Title Grant Description Grant Author
Rosetta Stone

This grant application also applies to Cold Stream Alternative.  We are requesting funding for $5,450.00 to purchase fifty licenses from...

Kings Beach Elementary
North Tahoe High School
Sierra High School
Truckee High School
Jane Loomis
Donner Trail Elementary
Title Grant Description Grant Author
Daily Five/ CAFE Leveled Readers

This grant will be used to purchase leveled readers for students, which are integral to reading development.  Students who are able to read...

Donner Trail Elementary Emily Salmon
Environmental Science Supplies

We are requesting Environmental Education supplies to enhance Yuba River Day and other outdoor education projects. This hands on learning will...

Donner Trail Elementary Emily Salmon
District-wide Grants
Title Grant Description Grant Author
Sensory Motor Supports

The district-wide occupational therapists are often asked to support teachers in helping general education kids in addition to special...

District-wide Grants Susanna Brown
Fine Motor Writing supports

The district-wide occupational therapists are often asked to support teachers in helping general education kids in supporting correct pencil grasp...

District-wide Grants Susanna Brown
North Tahoe High School
North Tahoe School
Title Grant Description Grant Author
Show Shoes

We currently have 50 pairs of snopw shoes that we are unable to use efficiently bacuase of lack of sizes and snow boots for the students.  We...

North Tahoe High School
North Tahoe School
Allison Everist