Classroom Photo Books for Literacy (HV) $750

Kindergarten and 1st grade students will create actual hard-cover books using the computer program, iPhoto. With the help of parent volunteers and teachers, students will create a story and then write their own text and take their own photographs. This project will...

Listening Center MP3 Players (CA) $1,440

Grant is for the purchase of MP3 players to be used by 1st & 2nd graders in their listening centers. This technology will allow teachers to tap into online databases which will provide a wider variety of literary experiences for their students. The listening...

“NORMAL” Original Cast CD Recording (GHS) $4,000

Following the very successful December 2006 production of the cutting-edge play, NORMAL, the Advanced Theater Class will be creating a professionally recorded original cast CD. Emmy Award-winning composer of the original score, Tom Kochan, will be assisting in the...

European Premiere of “NORMAL” in Scotland (GHS) $2,035

Students from the Greendale High School Theater Dept. will be traveling to Edinburgh, Scotland for two weeks to perform their cutting-edge play, NORMAL, at the prestigious 2009 American High School Theater Festival. This performance will enhance the reputation of the...

Rigor & Relevance – Mathematics for All (GMS) $818

Provides funding to determine if using modern technology will enhance the rigor and relevance of the 8th grade mathematics curriculum. Technology utilized will be “powerpoint, internet, and real-world film clips.” One-half of the 8th grade class (125 students) will...