Classroom Mini Grant Program
The 2023-2024 Rustic Oak Elementary PTA Mini-Grant Program is back! And, our goal is to help fund special programs, projects, items, and/or events that benefit individual classes, a department, or an entire grade level.
2023 Spring Mini-Grant Winners
Grant funded items to help make the counselor's office a calm and relaxing space through lighting, smell and sensory sand.
Grant funded printmaking tools which give students to opportunity to stretch their creativity while applying critical thinking and problem solving skills.
First Grade Team
Each 1st grade classroom was awarded ABC letter cards to support phonemic awareness.
Grant funded a C-Pen Reader pen to assist struggling students independently get reading assistance as well as build fluency and print awareness.
Grant funded a flexible seating yoga ball for the behavior support intervention. Flexible seating stimulate students' sense of touch which can help children focus and process information.
Grant funded a Touch & Read Phonics Word Match Set. The set will help students with their phonological awareness.
Grant funded additional books to support the classroom's take home reader program.
Grant funded writing tablets to aid in literacy and math stations. Also funded a phonics set to reinforce decoding skills.
Grant funded word recognition resources which help prevent decoding and word solving challenges.
Grant funded card bank to help build and increase reading fluency.
Grant funded laptop charging cart to allow the classroom to stay organized and maximize learning time.
Grant funded fluency and comprehension partner scripts to help students with fluency, oral expression and comprehension skills.
2022 Fall Mini-Grant Winners
Grant funded a slam ball, ball pit balls, sensory wall fabric, liquid fusion floor tiles for her and Mrs. Streater's classroom.
Grant funded a slam ball, ball pit balls, sensory wall fabric, liquid fusion floor tiles for her and Mrs. Townsend's classroom.
Grant funded mobile charging cart for iPads for her classroom.
Grant funded "Heggerty Primary Curriculum, ABC Letter Cards, and Consonant Blends and Digraphs" for her classroom.
Grant funded a NearPod subscription for her classroom.
Grant funded an ice maker for all the boo boo's in the nurse's office.
Grant funded high interest intervention reading folders for her classroom.