2016-2017 Elementary School: Cricut for the Classroom Active Sitting/Flexiable Classroom

Faculty Grants

Every year the Pilot Point Educational Foundation gives PPISD Teachers a chance to apply for grants  to purchase items for their classroom.

Members of the board visit each campus to award the grants to the winners in a surprise ceremony.

Elementary School:

Literacy Library
Math Mania


Intermediate School:

iReading for the Visual Learning Generation
Performance Piano


Middle School:

Kinesthetic Math Classroom


High School:

Yearbook Camera

Elementary School:

Whiteboards  lesson
Leveled readers


Intermediate School:

Torch Learning Tool


Middle School:

Romeo Music System


High School:

Laptop for Data Room
Library Books

Elementary School:
Computer and Data Projector
Middle School:
Smart Boards

Elementary School:
Birds of Prey Presentation
Character Traits Cirriculium
Leveled Readers K-2
Intermediate School:
Listening Center Headphones
Middle School:
7 Habits of Highly Effective Teens workshop
High School:
Rachel's Challenge

Elementary School:
Kelly Gist- Science Stations
Brenda Cardena & Amy Scott- ipad Elevate Education
Diane Sheppard- iPad
Intermediate School:
Rena Bartlett- iPad Encounters of the 21st Century
Jessica Carlile- iPad2- Do You?
Rebecca Czubakowski- iPad- ling into the future
Sheva McDonald- Navigating the world using iPad Technology
Middle School:
Kelly Howell- Calculators
Kelly Howell, Johna Gordon, Debbie Evans Kelly Vaughan- Geometric Shapes for Math
High School:
Tammy Glascock- Model farm/ Ranch
Elementary School:
Kelly Gist - Science Stations
Corey Haughton- Creepy & Cool Chemistry
Intermediate School:
Diana Lusby - Blubber Literature Unit
Rebecca Czubakowski - Mobi
Jessica CArlile - Future is Now - Mobi
Rena' Bartlett - Lego Education : we do Robotics
Middle School:
Kelly Howell- Examgen Texas Math Database
Johna Gordon- Desk and Chairs
Leslie Mascari - Classroom Desks
Linda Orrantia- Smart Audio Amplification
High School:
Tammy Glascock- Floriculture flower & Foliage Identification
Susan Svane - Career Interest Survey & Database
Elementary School:
Margie Hanks & Kelly Gist - Storytelling comes to life
Corey Haughton - Robotics Science Camp
Intermediate School:
Diana Lusby & Kayla Allen - Turning Point
Rena' Bartlett- Multimedia Classroom
Tammy Oveross- Technology Tools
Middle School:
Kelly Howell - Document Camera
7th Grade Team - Document Cameras
High School:
Kelly Fincher- Bearcat Shredders
Sharon Van Tyne - Electronic Maps for Social Studies
District wide:
Employee Childcare- 4 seat Stroller

Elementary School:

Kelly Gist - Literacy Stations

Second Grade Teachers- Reading/SRA Reading Lab

Corey Haughton - Pre-Med Science Camp

Tanya Price - The Morris Brothers Assembly

Intermediate School:

Bambi Pelzel- Morris Brothers- Bullying Prevention

4th Grade Teachers - Teaching in a Visual Wonderland

Darla Wooten, Kelly Skelton, Tammy Overo-  Reading   room and teacher Library

Nancy White - Lively Literacy Learning

Special Education and Inclusion Teachers - Pet Partner Therapy 

Darla Wooten - Overhead Overload to Reading Readiness (Coserv)

Middle School:

LaDonna Carroll - Elmo

Jennifer David- Data Projector with Equipment

Leslie Mascari - Data Projector with Equipment

High School:

Diana Cook - Lights, Action, Record

David Gudgel- Smart Music  

Elementary School:

Carol Doughty: Leveled Rader Library
First Grade Teachers: Multimedia Learning
First Grade Teachers: Sensational Word Families- Angie Jurecka: Helping Struggling Readers and Promoting Literacy
Margie  Hanks & Kelly Gist: Creative Teaching Press Sight Word Readers and Learn to Read Classroom Pack

Intermediate:

Sheva MacDonald: Hear It! Speak It! Comprehend It!- 
4th Grade Teachers: iLearn: Thinking Outside the Classroom Box with iEducation-
Rebecca Czubakowski- Laubach Readers 

Middle School:

La Donna Carroll: Novel Sets of 3
Debbie Evans: My Satori-
LaTisha Marick: Laubach Readers

High School:

Joy Morgan & Karlena Adkisson- Laubach
Susan Svane: Reaching Further, Doing More
Terry Dooley, Amanda Watson, Janelle Luellen, William Hargrove: Geometry, PreCal, Algebra, and Math Models-  

Elementary School: 

Darenda Ashby-Language Arts,
1st grade teachers-Phonics & Phoemic Awareness,
1st grade Teachers-Sensational Social Studies,
Carol Doughty-Leveled Readers Library,
Jenna Vawter-Science Alive,
Kindergarten Teachers-TLC Lessons,
Kindergarten Teachers-Leap Frog Learning Phonemic Awareness Series
Angie Jurecka -LCD Projector for Library.

Intermediate School-

4th grade Teachers-Creating Measurements using the Master Rule
Jill Evan-Projecting the Future
Sheva McDonald-Tech it and Read.

Middle School

Penny Howard-2 Elmo Projectors
Kelly Howell-CBR 2TM Motion Dectors

High School-

Trish Carter-220 Line for donated Klin & Additional ceramic  supplies
Susan Svane-See is believing
Sharon Van Tyne-Promethean Collaborative Class 


Elementary School:

1st Grade Teachers -  Super Science and  Ready to Write


Intermediate School: 

Sheva McDonald-Paw-erful Reader,
Jill Evans, Kim Howard, Shelley Walker & Cathy Perry-Headphones for head start (This mini grant was given by Co-Serv), 
3rd Grade Teachers-Integrating Reading with Science


Middle School:
 

Joy Morgan & Kelli King-Jeopardy
Ladonna Carroll-SRA Reading Laboratory


High School: 

Jamie Halsell-Metting LPAC Requirements
Elisabeth Pope & Ginger Jordan-CPO Physical Science Equipment
 

Elementary School:

Cory Haughton & David McCall-Science
Stacy Davis & Patty Dooley, 2nd grade leveled readers
Stacy Como & Shelly Walker (Intermediate School)-
John Erickson author presentaion Hank the Cowdog


Intermediate School:
 

Tammy Oveross, Cathy Perry, Darla Wooten, Pam Wilson, Sara Stevens- Reading Counts Materials


Middle School:
 

LaDonna Carroll, LaTisha Mrick, Jennifer Hall- D Books CD Players
Courtney Harris- Recycling Projects


High School:
 

Trish Carter- Technology & Art
Jereome Noel - Engineering Project
Sharon Heinemann & Ginger Jorda - Science Cell Model


Elementary School:

2nd Grade Teachers, Guided Reading Books


Intermediate School:

Rae Ann Strittmatter and David McCall: Elizabeth Means Outdoor Science Center


High School:

Science Department, Computer-Based Laboratory Units for Science
Mathematics Department: Computer-Based Laboratory Units for Math


Intermediate School:

4th Grade Teachers, Exploring the Hands-On Science Way


Middle School:

Nicole Gregory, Uniforms for Special Olympic Team Members


High School:

Susan Long, Lego Robotics for Computer Science
Regina Sitzes, Camera and Accessories for Yearbook Production
Elementary School:
Patty Dooley- Better Handwriting and Reading Through Fine Motor Therapy
Intermeidate School:
 Tammy Oveross- Reading Counts! Test Drive - Reading Quizzes and Prizes
Middle School:
 Kaye Jones- Enhancing Technology Integration Projects with Graphics Software
High School:
 Keli Crane- Costume Design Materials and Resources
Elementary School:
 First Grade Team, Project Read Phonology Materials
Intermediate School:
 Angela Turner and Jessica Carlisle- Mathematics in Literature
Middle School:
 Amy Scott and Susan Schoenthal- Audio Books
High School:
Trish Carter- Potter's Wheel for Art Classes
Elementary School:
First Grade Teachers, Curriculum-based Software
Intermediate School:
 Third Grade Teachers, Aquatic Life in the Classroom
Middle School:
Rebecca Czubakowski, Reading Pen for Students with Learning Disabilities
High School:
 Trish Carter, Potter's Wheel for Art Classes
Elementary School:
 Sylvia Crutsinger and David McCall, 2nd Grade Art Project
Intermediate School:
 Tammy Oveross, Where in the World is Flat Stanley?
Middle School:
 Darren Wilson, CD Recording Studio
High School:
 Suzanne Ray and Elizabeth Bullock, History Alive Curriculum
Elementary School:
 David McCall, ROPES Course
Intermediate School:
 Fourth Grade Teachers, Literature Books for Reader's Circles
Middle School:
 Leigh Ann Jones, Amy Scott &LaDonna Carroll, Audio Books
High School:
 Stephanie Short, Video Camera for Theater Arts Classes
Elementary School:
 Tammy Oveross, Now We're Cooking: Cooking Adtivities in the Classroom
Middle School:
Kim Walden, Nutrition That Students Can Touch: Food Guide Pyramid Kit
High School:
Susan Long, Multimedia Possibilities: Computer Speakers and Software
Elementary School:
 Angie Feldman, Up Close and Personal with Class Microscopes
Elementary School:
 Second Grade Teachers, Creepy Crawlies Insect Study
High School:
Terry Dooley, TI Graphing Calculator View Screen
Elementary School:
Third Grade Teachers, Literature Leads to Learning
Middle School:
 Amy Marshall, Teaching with Themes: Novels from American History
High School:
Sharon VanTyne, Digital Camera for Computer Classes