Scholastic Let's Find Out Readers

Grant Applicant
TK/Kindergarten at TES- DePew, Krengel, Reid, Garcia, Duner
School Site
Grant Date
Description (10 points)

Weekly newspapers covering Social Studies, Science and current events to enhance our literacy and knowledge of given topics.  The topics are all what is being taught in the Kindergarten Classrooms.

Benefits of Program (10 points)

This is a great resource to get students excited about learning the topic of that week.  An additional resource for our Daily 5 reading, our ELD Speaking and Listening standards as this allows for great discussions!  There are also online resources to use each week like videos, games, songs etc.

Success of Program (10 points)

The success comes from great conversations, more facts and adding to our curriculum.  Success can also be measured by the excitement on the students' faces when it is Weekly Reader time!  They love the videos and little readers.

Implementation (10 points)

These are utilized weekly during ELD and for science and social studies.  Used for guided reading, then independent read-to-self, then home to discuss with their families.

Can you share this grant with your grade level or subject team?

This grant is for whole grade level; a copy for each child.

One year of use for all!
Amount Funded
Individual Budget Items(s)
$690 - Scholastic Let's Find Out- Weekly Reader
Budget Notes

We are projecting 1 TK and 4 Kindergarten classes next year at 24 students per class.  This amount would cover one subscription for each student.