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Below are descriptions of some recent projects funded by RCEF mini-grants.
More examples of RCEF-funded mini-grant projects will be coming.


Fishful Thinking

This project for grades 3-8 had students hatching steelhead trout eggs in the classroom, raising the hatchlings, and then releasing them into the Russian River watershed, followed by an art project inspired by the experience and the science they learned.

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En Plein Air (& Field Trip to Botanical Gardens)

Pacific Community Charter High School

Teacher Whitney Badgett

Grades 9 – 12

2018-2019 school year

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Implementing Daily 5 Listening Center in the Classroom

Arena Elementary

Teacher Lori Ledbetter

Grades Kindergarten

2018-2019 school year

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Binocular Sets

Manchester union Elementary School

Teacher Aimee Frederick

Grades K – 8

2018-2019 school year

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Drawing and Painting Giraffes and Zebras

Pacific Community Charter High School

Teacher: Whitney Badgett

Grades 9 -12

2018-2019 school year

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Unicellular and Multicellular Life


Horicon Elementary

Amy Ruegg

Grades 7-8

2019-2020 school year

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