NOTE FROM CHRIS TAYLOR:
Please go to www.CafeGranted.com and check out this great grant opportunity from my publisher Five Star Publications, Inc. regarding publishing a book of your students' works.
In support of Granted! and its theme of helping educators fund classroom projects, Five Star Publications, Inc. invites teachers and librarians in public, private, and charter schools, kindergarten through 12th grades, to apply for the opportunity to be “Granted!” the award of a Copper Publishing Plan from Five Star Express Press, valued at $995., with which their students will publish a book of their own work.
Details of the plan may be found at www.FiveStarExpressPress.com. Granted! may be ordered throughwww.CafeGranted.com.
Applications are to be submitted to Five Star Publication, Inc. via email at firstname.lastname@example.org or regular mail at Five Star Publications, Inc., P.O. Box 6698, Chandler, AZ 85246. Email inquires or call P:480-940-8182; Toll-Free 1-866-471-0777.
The application is due in the Five Star Publications, Inc. office no later than 4:30 p.m., October 16, 2009 .
Five Star Publications, Inc. and www. CafeGranted.com
“KIDS CAN PUBLISH” GRANT
Date: _________________ Applicant: _______________________________
Position: _________________ School Principal: ________________________
Name of School:_________________________________________________
Type of Institution: Public ____ Private, Nonprofit _____ Charter _____
School Address: ________________________________________________
School Phone Number: ____________ Email:__________________________
School/Teacher Website Address: __________________________________
School/District Federal Tax ID Number: ________ Project dates: __________
Proposed Student Publication Title: __________________________________
Participant Grades/Ages: _________ Number of Students Impacted: _______
Subject Area/Emphasis of Publication:
Applicant’s Signature/ Date
Principal’s Signature/ Date
KIDS CAN PUBLISH Grant Content
(Up to three additional pages may be attached and submitted as needed.)
1. Describe your project in detail. Remember all materials to be published must be entirely written and designed by your students. Include the educational/enrichment objective(s) and the need for this project.
2. How does this project align with curriculum guidelines and standards?
3. How will you evaluate your project’s success in achieving its objective(s)?
4. Describe the sequence of activities and associated time frames.
Note: The teacher or librarian who is awarded this grant will be contacted by Five Star Publications, Inc. regarding its Final Report to be submitted after the completion of the project and which will detail the project and its implementation pursuant to, but not limited to, the proposed evaluation methodology.