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Enhancing Kindergarten Science Trough Picture Books

Sept. 30, 2013

To enhance the new Sangari science curriculum in the district, Linda Landis from Lincoln Elementary was awarded a $910 Education Foundation of Wauwatosa (EFW) grant. Ms. Landis will use the funding to purchase books for the kindergarten classrooms. Picture books with science themes will not only help with literacy goals, but will also reinforce science concepts. Upon completion of reading a book to the classroom, teachers can tie-in the concepts by conducting meaningful experiments, discussions, observations, and activities.

For more information on the EFW and the other 12 grants for the 2013-2014 school year, visit www.tosaefw.org

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