DISTRICT 112 FOUNDATION

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Your District 112 Foundation is the perfect place for your

tax deductible year-end donations.

Feed hungry students; honor amazing teachers; enhance classrooms and support personalized learning!

100% of the money you give to the 112 Foundation comes right back to our students

  • By making a donation now or on Give to the Max Day, your individual gift could help our classrooms support the District’s mission of Personalized Learning for all students. Your generous support means the world to District 112 now more than ever.

  • Last year the Foundation awarded $12,384  in grants to increase options for classroom teachers and their students.  However, there were $50,727 worth of requests. The 2015-16 Grants were awarded for a 3D Printer, Browser Bin Carts for picture books, Collaboration Learning station, Visual Presenter, Creation Stations and MORE!  
Together, we hope to raise more than $5,000 on Give to the Max Day and we’re counting on your help! 

Many thanks to all of you who are giving so generously to the  District 112 Foundation during the Give to the Max Campaign.  Remember, you can give to the Foundation all year long!  

Thanks to the students at Chaska Middle School West for creating this video to demonstrate how vital your giving to the District 112 Foundation is to the students of Eastern Carver County Schools.. https://youtu.be/oOQsroBoYCQ


Thoughts from a District 112 Grant Recipient!

I applied for two different grants from the foundation.  Both grants have allowed me to have more technology in my room. The grants were to help our top readers access more reading material digitally. 

Since receiving the iPads they have been used in many different ways. 

Ø  They are a resource tool for students to access information.

Ø  Last year 3rd graders used an app to learn Hands-On Algebra  

Ø  Students have used them to read books that are e-books in our library as well as read digital books I purchased with the grant money.

Ø  The art teacher has installed an origami app so that students can have another station that allows them to personalize their learning in art. 

Ø  We use it with our Achieve 3000 reading program for students to have more devices to work with the program in school.

Ø  The Special Ed department has used them as an incentive for students to earn time to play a game on them at the end of their day. 

Ø  Students have used an app to Lexile their classroom library books, this scans the bar code and gives them the Lexile number quickly so that the books ready for students to read at the correct Lexile.

Ø  I am able to also use it as I work with kids individually on small group projects

Joan Wright

Chaska Elementary

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