After-School Remedial Program
In order to meet the goal of every child performing at the proficient range, the elementary schools are organizing and facilitating a supplemental after school remedial program that assists students in third through fifth grades in the areas of Language Arts / Literacy and Mathematics. Twelve teachers will develop a program of study consisting of […]
Science Day ’06
Funds will be used to develop and present seven Science Days, one for each grade level from K through 6, at Roberts School. Students will rotate in small groups from station to station in order to study and experience exciting scientific experiments and hands-on activities supporting and enhancing the science curriculum.
Micro Dome – A View Port to the Universe
The three dimensional universe will be simulated on site through this grant. Two separate visits will occur in order to accommodate all eighth grade science students. A presentation addressing specific curriculum content objectives will accompany each simulation. This project was also funded by the NPEF last year.
Holocaust Survivor Speaker
Tova Friedman – a Jewish woman and concentration camp survivor who has overcome extreme adversity in her life growing up in Poland at the onset of WWII – will present her story to students in the Middle School. As a small girl she survived child extermination in a Polish ghetto and was later one of […]
Humanities in the Workplace
This project will consist of a series of guest speakers who will describe and discuss their careers in fields such as: journalism, architecture, and music. This will be presented to the seniors in the Humanities classes.