Sample Service-Learning Projects from our RRISD Elementary Schools:


Campus
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Grade
Issue_area
Brief_Description_of_project
Lesson/Unit_Plan
Web
Teacher
Contact
Forest Creek

4
Elderly
Pen Pal program with seniors at Assisted Living Center.

Age to Age: Multigenerational Pen Pal Program
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Great Oaks

2
Environment
Educated school about water conservation and impact of drought
See web link for complete lesson.
Every Drop Counts
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Anderson Mill

5
International
Students researched International Children's Day and raised awareness of needs in the community.
See web link for complete lesson.
A Little Goes a Long Way
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Great Oaks

4
Hunger
Poverty
Students researched hunger and implemented a canned food drive.


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Spicewood

4
Enviroment
Composting
Students study composting and educate school community.


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Old Town

K-12
Hunger
Art
Students research hunger in the community and create ceramic bowls to raise funds for the local food pantry.


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Laurel
Mountain

5
Environment
Habitat
Students connect learning about life science with a habitat restoration project on the school campus.

Earley's Eagles
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Jollyville

5
Animal
Welfare
Educated campus about needs of animals and conducted drive for Austin Pets Alive!


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Old Town

3
Gardening
Students plant organic garden and donate produce to food bank.


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