Media Whiteboard=Endless Innovative Experiences

I am requesting funding for a large magnetic white board and additional manipulatives for the media center at Harvest. The board will be the home to many experiences in the media center for all of the learners, including makerspace activities, supporting literacy skills and enhancing our ability to engage in […]

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Engaging All Communicators

The goal of this project is to increase staff and peers to feel comfortable communicating and engaging with a student who utilizes an Augmentative Assistive Communication (AAC) device. a.) Grant funds will be used to purchase 3 IPads and an iPod. Proloquo2Go will be placed on the devices. The iPod […]

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The Impressionable Brain of the Developing Child

The Brain Architecture activity will be used as an introductory lesson to engage students in the intellectual development of children. This simulation experience was created by Harvard University Center on the Developing Child to cultivate a hands on, visually engaging lesson for students to understand how early experiences are built […]

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Making the Carbon Cycle Visible

I am requesting the funds to obtain 7 carbon dioxide sensors for the purpose of hands-on, NGSS-based labs. These will allow students to “watch” the carbon cycle in action in both cellular respiration and photosynthesis—two of the most complicated things that we discuss in Biology A. This also links directly […]

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Community Based Experiences

The Young Adult Program focuses on providing students with these opportunities to fulfill a healthy and independent lifestyle in the community upon graduation at 26 years of age.. Instruction is focused on a more functional approach to provide students with the skills necessary to build their level of independence to […]

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Finding Financial Peace

Dave Ramsey is a financial guru in the industry. He created a curriculum targeted towards high school students, which teaches them financial literacy in an interactive, applicable format using real life examples.

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KEVA Planks

I would like to obtain an educators set of KEVA planks to benefit student learning in several academic content areas as well as student attributes highlighted in our districts Learner Profile. Students will be presented with challenges and activities that will fit the needs and varying abilities of all. KEVA […]

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Tutoring Accessibility

Students from financially challenged homes need tutoring help that their families’ budgets cannot support. With these funds and in collaboration with Saline Area Social Service, we will arrange for them to be tutored twice weekly by professional tutors from Great Lakes Educational Group in the subject or subjects where they […]

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SSWCA: Student Leadership

10 SHS Writing Center students collaborated on an evaluation and overall progress of our center activities over the past year. They identified 2 main areas of improvement and innovation: Intergenerational/Community Partnerships and our Online and Asynchronous Feedback Process. The research and findings of both groups will be presented at the […]

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Red Glasses Movement 2.0

The Red Glasses Movement moved Woodland Meadows and the Saline community big time last year, and I would like to continue the momentum by purchasing more glasses for our school community. My goal this year is for these glasses to be passed on by our students and shared with someone […]

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