Amy Alda, 3rd Grade Teacher
Amy applied for funds to support her program “Growing Readers.” Her grant will help grow her class library, but more importantly, her students love for reading. “I want my students to have opportunities to grow their abilities and love for reading through high-interest texts at their ability levels.”
Anne Negro, 6th Grade Science & Social Studies Teacher
STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) Bins is what will be funded for Anne Negro, 6th Science & Social Studies teacher. ”STEM opportunities can help students embrace their curiosity, creativity, problem solving, resilience and purposeful real world learning.” The bins will be used to make hands-on models, work on engineering skills, problem solve, work on adaptations to models and as a brain break. The STEM bins will be used mostly to support Science but can be used within all subject areas to increase engagement and real world application.
Sarah Curley, RES Secretary
Sarah was awarded a Cricut Machine. “The Cricut Machine will be purchased and be part of RES as a wonderful asset to our ongoing efforts of providing recognition and school spirit to the staff, students and our Oscoda Owls community. The goal of this project is to create items for fundraising and increase the aesthetics of RES.