Nonfiction Book Sets for 4th

Grant Date
2015
Category
Grant Description

The purpose of this grant is to purchase nonfiction book sets for each of the fourth grade classes. Sundance/Newbridge Grade 4 Next Generation Science Standards Transition Set provides opportunities for students to read books about a range of key science topics at their reading level, increasing their content knowledge related to the core ideas in the NGSS. Each set includes 25 books.

School Site
Number of Students
90
Amount Funded
$3170.00
Description (10 points)

The purpose of this grant is to purchase nonfiction book sets for each of the fourth grade classes. Sundance/Newbridge Grade 4 Next Generation Science Standards Transition Set provides opportunities for students to read books about a range of key science topics at their reading level, increasing their content knowledge related to the core ideas in the NGSS. Each set includes 25 books.

Success of Program (20 points)

The success of this grant will be measured by the the students mastery of science concepts and AR/STAR progress monitoring.

Implementation (20 points)

These books will be tied into our new ELD/ELA Framework. We have changed our focus to science and literacy during this time block of our academic day and need additional resources. These sets will:

  • Encourage students to attend to important details and practice reading strategies with the “Remember This?” feature at the end of each book.

  • Teach students how to use and understand nonfiction text features, such as tables of contents, labels, captions, diagrams, and more

  • Motivate readers with short captions, attention-grabbing layouts, and carefully leveled text.
Can you share this grant with your grade level or subject team?

This grant is written on behalf of the fourth grade teachers at Truckee Elementary.

Budget (10 points)
Taxes
$0.00
Shipping
$352.08
Amount Requested
$4753.08