GJM Volunteer Opportunities

These are suggestions! Please let us know if there are other ways you want to help!

Classroom Level Volunteering (Contact your child’s teacher.)

  1. Tell stories to children
  2. Listen to children read
  3. Conduct flash card drills
  4. Help with handwriting practice
  5. Help children learn to type
  6. Practice spelling words
  7. Practice vocabulary with non-English speaking students
  8. Provide individual student help
  9. Assist in learning centers
  10. Set up learning centers
  11. Make instructional games
  12. Play instructional games
  13. Reproduce materials
  14. Prepare bulletin boards
  15. Assist with field trips
  16. Help children with arts and crafts
  17. Discuss careers or hobbies

School Level (contact Principal Cohea at heather.cohea@inglesideisd.org

  1. Set-up a positive behavior incentive program
  2. Set up an after school club to learn a foreign language
  3. Set up an after school club to learn a musical instrument
  4. Help with physical education activities
  5. Demonstrate different artistic abilities (dance, painting, etc.)
  6. Discuss life from the point of view of different backgrounds and experiences
  7. Develop a school garden
  8. Help prepare assembly programs
  9. Discuss holidays and special occasions
  10. Discuss aspects of safety
  11. Share information about local history
  12. Help in the library
  13. Help with book fairs
  14. Help with school wide events