Ten iPads were purchased for the 7th grade Social Studies classes for a project combining Social Studies and Language Arts. Students are required to analyze and evaluate primary source documents and write ASK style reflective statements. Utilizing the Adobe InDesign application, students can directly interact with historical texts on the iPads while simultaneously creating maps […]
The purpose of this grant is to incorporate handheld Smart Devices into the science classroom. The Science Department can introduce the use of iPads and iPad apps in the science classroom and this encourages student collaboration in the creation and sharing of content. It also allows teachers and students to investigate methods of individualized instruction. […]
iPads are the teaching tool of the future. This grant provides 3 iPads as a complement to other teaching resources in Salt Brook’s 5th grade classrooms. The goal is to foster independence and self-motivation. Students have designated times to work on programs using research, geographical references, maps, and websites, as well as grammar practice and reading resources.
This grant will enhance the grant provided last year to create the Leveled Lending Library and allow for guided reading library materials to be purchased for the second grade, as well as add new titles to the kindergarten and first grade libraries. The library provides teachers with quality children’s literature and accompanying audio components for […]
This grant will provide state-of-the-art Apple computers, graphic software, digitizing tablets and digital cameras for two computer graphics courses for students in seventh through twelfth grades to fulfill graphic design curriculum requirements and also respond to community requests for graphic design support.