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    Campus-Wide Needs

    Location

    Topic

    Dates

    Description

    Campus

    Technology

    Year round

    1.     Donations to buy ipads & covers

    2.      Rechargeable batteries & stations

     3.   iphones (4S or newer) for virtual field trips
     4.   Apple TVs
     5.   Lego Robots; Dash Robots
     6.   MacBook for video editing 

    Campus

    Student & Staff Recognition

    Monthly

    Monthly awards for students recognized for Perfect Attendance, Honor Roll, and Principal’s List

    Monthly awards for students modeling good character and kindness.

    Campus

    Bulletin Board Supplies

    February

    Any campus curriculum themes listed below that your business might have creative input, volunteers or materials. Goal: keeping the learning fresh and engaging.

    2nd-8th Gr. Classrooms

     AZ State Testing

    Mar-Apr

    1.      Mints for classrooms.

    2.      Breakfast for students (750). Juice, bagels, snack bars

    PTSO

    Campus-Wide events

    Year round

    Visit PTSO website for ideas ~~ http://sierraverdeptso.weebly.com/

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

    Grade-Level Needs

    Grade

    Topic

    Dates

    Description

    K

    1.      Math

    2.    Outdoor Play 

    3.      Social Skills

     4.    Computer Science 

     

     

    15 balance scales

    Synthetic grass for playground – would like durable beautiful playground.

    Speakers/Mentors to support computer science

     

    1st

    1.      Weather/Solar Unit

    2.      Plants & Garden Club

     3.   Computer Science                    

    Apr-May

    Fall/Spring

    Year Round 

    Expert speakers on solar power (solar power)

    Expert gardeners; nursery presentations

    Speakers/Mentors to support computer science 

    2nd

    1.      Human Body

    2.      Insects

     3.   Computer Science 

    Jan-Mar

    Mar-May

    Year Round 

    Expert speakers geared to 2nd grade level, U of A presenters

    Expert presentations, displays that come to the classroom

    Speakers/Mentors to support computer science 

    3rd

    1.      plants Foss Kit unit

     2.   Computer Science  

     
    Year Round 

     

    Speakers/Mentors to support computer science 

    4th

    1.      Magnets, electricity

    2.      Environments and life standards

    3.      Land forms

     
     
     
     
    4. Computer Science 

     

    Jan-Feb

    Apr-May

     

    Oct-Dec

     
     
     
     
    Year Round 

    Guest speakers, experiments, value to workforce

    Speakers for Plants/Animals with adaptations

     

    Experts on natural disasters, storms, weather

    Need: Place value disks,

    Guest speaker: Water expert (SRP, Game & Fish)

    Professional writer (author / journalist)

    Outdoor table for science experiments

    Speakers/Mentors to support computer science 

    5th

    1.      Biz Town

    2.      Space, Solar Systems

    3.      Human Body

    4.      Artists and Inventors

    5.      All-day write

    6.      Lego Robotics

     
     7.   Computer Science  

    Sept-Oct

    Feb-Mar

    Oct. – Dec.

    Jan-Mar

    Quarterly

    Year Round

     
        Year Round 

    Guest speakers, entrepreneurs

    Speakers for space, solar systems

    Interactive human body presentations

    Guest speakers- artists and inventors

    Presenters aligned to the topic

    Expert advice on working with kids and programming content

    Need: Geometry tools, safety goggles & iPads

    Speakers/Mentors to support computer science 

    6th

    1.      Weather and Water

    2.      Diversity of Life

     3.   Computer Science 

     

    Aug-Dec

    Jan-May

        Year Round 

    Meteorologist, water conservation and processing

    Expert speakers on cells, human anatomy, body systems

    Speakers/Mentors to support computer science

    7th

     

     

     

     

     

    1.      Rocks, minerals

    2.      Moon, sun, stars, planets

     

     

    3.      AIMS

    4.      Language Arts

    5.      Social Studies

     

    6.      STEM Class

     
    7.   Computer Science 

    Aug-Oct

    Jan-Mar

     

     

    April

     

     

     

    Year round

     
      Year Round 

    Guest speaker, additional materials for experiments and demonstrations – purchase rocks & minerals sets in boxes.

    Guest speaker, additional materials for experiments and demonstrations

    Water bottles

    Colored pencils, highlighters & publishing supplies

    Guest speakers: Elected officials

    Historical artifacts

    Guest speakers, additional materials for experiments and demonstrations

    Speakers/Mentors to support computer science 

    8th

    1.      Promotion Dance

    2.      STEM

    3.      Science- Genetics

    4.      Science- Forensics

    5.      SS-Constitution

    6.      SS-Capitalism

    7.      Math- Graphing calculators

    8.      Real-World Mathematics

     9.   Computer Science 

     

    May

    Year round

    Q3

    Jan-Mar

    Aug-Dec

    Jan-May

    Year Round

    Year Round

        Year Round 

    DJ, food, gift cards for promotion (one per student (120 $5 cards)

    Animals experts

    Genetics experts

    CSI; high school students setting up crime scene (HS partnership)

    Legal partners

    Entrepreneurs, small business start up

    Donations for new graphing calculators

    Business partners- “How I use math every day”

    Speakers/Mentors to support computer science

     

    Art

    K-8

    1.  Renewable Energy, electricity efficiencies and generating electricity, garden compost, water conservation

    2.  House building

    3.  Sponsor a contest

    Aug, Oct, Jan, Mar

     

     

    Mar

    Year round

    Guest speaker, presenting value for workforce

     

     

     

    Guest speakers, demonstrations by business partners

    Judge student artwork, prizes for winners

    Music

    K-8

    Professional Input

    Year round

    Guest speakers and guest artists from nearby community colleges.

    PE

    1-8

    Health and Physical Fitness

    Year Round

    Guest speakers – PT’s, nutritionist, personal trainers, athletes 
    Repaint Locker Rooms

    Reading

    K-3

    Reading Interventions

     

     Volunteers to read with students 

    Special Education

     

     

     

    Year Round

     

    Year Round

    Child safety steps (for students to reach the SmartBoard)

    iPads (with special protective covers and funds for learning resources specific to student needs and abilities)

    Funding for “Equals:  Mathematics Curriculum for Students of Differing Abilities” math program (ranging from $900-$2000 per kit)