2009-2010 Golden Apple Grant Awards

Total Awarded: $7,247.02


Discovering Radioactivity

Replicating experiments from early pioneers of nuclear science to discover different types of radiation.

  • Amount Awarded: $1,500
  • Teacher Name: Karl Dreyer
  • School: Roosevelt Alternative High School


"Hot Wheels and Physics"

Relating basic physics principles and complex mathematical principles to everyday living using Hot Wheels.

  • Amount Awarded: $992
  • Teacher Name: Jennifer Grady
  • School: Hononegah High School


Scholastic Arts

Developing reading comprehension skills, building vocabulary while learning about contemporary artists, art history and careers in art.

  • Amount Awarded: $344.58
  • Teacher Name: Ingrid S. Hyde
  • School: Harlem Middle School


Fine Arts and Technology

Inspiring creative and critical thinking skills while infusing current technology into fine arts.

  • Amount Awarded: $1,451.94
  • Teacher Name: Ingrid S. Hyde
  • School: Harlem Middle School


Reading and Non-fiction Science

Improving reading skills of students through special science projects in school and at home.

  • Amount Awarded: $1,479
  • Teacher Name: Christina Magee
  • School: Eisenhower Middle School


Human Anatomy

Interweaving science, health, reading, writing and technology through an in depth study of the anatomy of the human body and the impact of wellness decisions upon it.

  • Amount Awarded: $1,479
  • Teacher Name: Amy Orvis
  • School: Maria Montessori School