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2014 Teacher Classroom Grants


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2014 Teacher Classroom Grants


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Thanks to Apple Federal Credit Union Education Foundation and the employees of Orbital Sciences for supporting the Teacher Classroom Grants program. This fall, the Foundation was able to award 34 grants totaling over $15,000 for a variety of projects at all grade levels throughout Loudoun County Public Schools. Here are this year's grant recipients. Congratulations!

Title Project Leader School Amount
Take and Go STEM Investigation
Bins
Jane Mouritzen Arcola ES $500.00
Invention Expo Patricia Peterson Algonkian ES $500.00
Chesapeake Bay Watershed Experience Ann Tydings Ball's Bluff ES $500.00
Mobile Music Studio David Schear Belmont Ridge MS $440.00
Cedar Lane ES 4th Grade
Community Read - Because of Mr. Terupt
Heather Day Cedar Lane ES $500.00
DON'T TOUCH! Freda Jennings-Ellinghaus Cool Spring ES $500.00
Scientific Materials Carol Black Countryside ES $245.00
Boynton Books Baskets of Fun Mary Charlish Discovery ES $500.00
Augmented Reality in the Library Laura Haft Farmwell Station MS $500.00
Frisbee Golf Program for 6th/7th/8th Grade PE Patricia Volz-Clarke Farmwell Station MS $500.00
Move and Focus Kathi Adams Frederick Douglass ES $340.00
Freedom High School Physical Education Tchoukball Unit Kathryn Koscinski Freedom HS $500.00
Guilford Elementary STEM Maker Space Amanda Brown Guilford ES $500.00
"Bee Bot"ing Around Virginia Katie Christiansen Hamilton ES $465.00
Mission:  Solar System - Bringing Engineering to life with STEM
in the Classroom
Ken Whetsel Harmony MS $500.00
Code Into Action! José Rodriguez John Champe HS $500.00
Rocket Science:  Physics
and Beyond!
Mark Travis Loudoun County HS $445.00
Full STEAM Ahead! Jacqueline Dabb Meadowland ES $500.00
Full STEAM Ahead! Billie Trussell Meadowland ES $500.00
Full STEAM Ahead! Jon Kofmehl Meadowland ES $500.00
Learning With Lego's Teresa Grzech Moorefield Station ES $465.00
Flipping the Classroom Jeff Marsh Park View HS $470.00
Amazing Maker Space Michele Rzewski Copeland Potowmack ES $500.00
See Our States! Erin Hazlett Potowmack ES $500.00
Hello, Dolley! Janie Gaudens Potowmack ES $500.00
Mobile Makerspace - Creating Creative Children Creatively Steven Charlish Potowmack ES $500.00
My Brother Sam is Dead - History Project Amy Boehl Seneca Ridge MS $500.00
Community Building William Stremple Seneca Ridge MS $470.00
Owl Pellet Reading and Dissection Paula Hermens Sycolin Creek ES $390.00
Eye Spy Animal Phyla Maria Wakefield Trailside MS $465.00
Whoooo's In the Food Chain: 
An Owl Pellet Exploration
Kellie Koptish Trailside MS $500.00
A Comical Classroom Jennifer Cherry Trailside MS $491.00
16 Power Refracting Telescope
Kits (Galileantelescope)
Bob McMillen Woodgrove HS $200.00
Advisory - FACEtime (School-wide) Erin Barrett Woodgrove HS $500.00