Visual Support for Classroom
Video camera and two digital cameras to better illustrate a visual connection to information.
Microphone for new classroom at Hough to support auditory attention.
A Peaceful Playground
Stencils for new playground at Hough.
Furniture and surroundings for a cozy classroom reading area.
Flip video cameras for classroom projects.
Bookmark Times for Struggling Readers
Brightly colored plastic bookmarks that record the amont of time a student has spent reading.
High Low Interest Level Books
Thirty speciality books--One side is a graphic novel and the other side of the page has the written text.
Book Room Titles
Additional levels for school's leveled literacy Library.
eReaders for Classroom
5th Grade Teachers
Test Pilot for E-readers.
Using Shared Inquiry w Literature
Forty higher order books for students requiring a more challenging reading experience.
Fit for Life
Jump ropes, hula hoops and 2 CD's for Countryside and Roslyn.
Integrating Tech into Curriculum
Flip cameras for classroom projects.
C. Ullrich/M. Boekholder
Materials for activities for club to enhance social-emotional learning.
K. Luckman/M. Boekholder
Money for art professor to speak to French students about impressionism.
Summer Reading Buddies
Mail books back and forth for students that need extra summer help.
Friends and Co.
Materials for club that fosters relationships between special needs students and other students.
R. Baker/G. Friel
Two sets of Nuance literary magazine for students to use in classroom. This magazine will illustrate student's work in class as opposed to only published authors.
SLR Camera Lens for Corral Yearbook
Purchase a lens for sports photography for yearbook.
Youth Art Month panels
Traveling panels from three artists to provide discussion for both Art and English students. Jackson Pollack, Kokusai (18th c. Japanese woodblock prints) and Harlem Renaissance.
Total Helping Hands Awards
|Hyper Dash for Fitness||Lauren Healy ||Hough||K-5||500||Stations for non-sport Physical Education|
|Reaching Reluctant Readers||Janet Anderson||BHS||9-12||500||Purchase graphic novels to encourage reluctant readers to read |
|Flip Video Cameras||Janet Woods ||BMS-Prairie||6-8||516|| |
Purchase 8 Flip Video cameras to go with Mac computers in lab
|Feurstein's Instrumental Enrichment||Kerry Berger||Sunny Hill||1-5||150|| |
Problem solving instruments for enrichment club (math & vocabulary)
|Magnetic Letter Kit||Oster/Boyd||Roslyn Rd.||K||418||Manipulative letters for all levels of Kindergarten students|
|Book Club||Julie Stott/Dee Grande||Sunny Hill||3-5||480|| |
Book Club for Sunny Hill students (after school, lunch time)
|English Hallway Beautification||L. Dionestes ||BHS||9-12||222||Art for the English Hallways that has literature based themes. |
|Tutor Extravaganza||Christina Savino||BHS||9-12||250||Premiere tutoring workshop for student tutors at Niles West HS |
|Healthy Kids, Healthy Choices|| |
Leslie Sartore/T. Sayre
|N. Barr.|| |
|500||Pedal exerciser, steppers, pedometers, Eat This Not That for Kids|
|Light Diffusers|| |
S. Kennicott/ C.Hesselbein
|N. Barr.|| |
|415||Ceiling panels to allow light into small interior classrooms|
|E-Books: Electronic Books and Literacy||Mary Marks||Hough||K-5||500||Electronic books for classroom Smartboards|
Readers Theater through Puppetry
|George Vlasis||Hough||K-5||500||25 Puppets @ $25 each for storytelling through puppetry|
Flip Video Cameras/ Book Trailers:Sharing Books with your Class
|Kristin Lanan/A. Jagielski||Hough||4,5||500||Students can make video trailers for books-4 Flip Video cameras |
|Drumming Around the World||Alison Rohrback||Sunny Hill||1-5||415||Two Remo Turbano drums for music class|
|Learning Carpet||Sheri Dressler||Sunny Hill||K||$439||Math Carpet to help kindergartners with math concepts|
|PALS||Alicia Bongiovanni||BMS-Station||6 - 8||$500|| |
Materials to supplement volunteer projects for PALS program
|Updating Kitchens||Lauren Briggs||BHS||9 - 12||$500|| |
Pizza pans, muffin tins and cookie sheets for cooking classes
|Jump Rope||Tracy Waters||BHS||9 - 12||$500|| |
Jump ropes and DVD’s for fitness unit