Dictionaries for 3rd Graders





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Project Description

Country: USA

Location: Lewisville. TX

Total Budget: $3,000

Area of Focus: Basic education and literacy

Activity Type: Education: Literacy

Summary: Purchase dictionaries for 3rd Graders in 11 Lewisville ISD Title I Elementary Schools in Lewisville ISD

Identified Needs: Students at several campuses in Lewisville ISD are English Language Learners who come form high poverty homes. Many students do not have access to technology or resources to assist them in their educational endeavors

Project Rationale: The project will ensure that students have access to a resource to aid in the English language development, Spanish language development, and content knowledge of 3rd grade TEKS

Timeline: Upon receipt of the grant, dictionaries will be purchased and distributed in the Fall of 2018. Club members will label all dictionaries, deliver to 3rd grade classes, present to 3rd graders about the importance of literacy for college and career readiness. Approximately 1200 students will receive dictionaries in Spanish/English or English only

Project Contact Person

District: 5790

Rotary Club of: Lewisville

Primary Contact: Charlene Dierks

Email: dierksc@lisd.net

Project Status

This project is "Signed". This means that the signatures from the club leadership have been collected. This project is now being reviewed by the district leadership for approval. Once a decision is made, the status of the project will be changed to "Approved".

Project listed for the 2018-19 Rotary Year.

Proposed Financing

Existing Contributions Towards This Project





Lewisville (5790)









DDF contributions in grey are pending approval of the corresponding district committee.

Project Supporting Documents

08242017 Form 990


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History Log Entries


by John Pokorny

System Entry: Creation of project page.


by Sharron Miles

System Entry: Project sent for club signatures.


by Sharron Miles

System Entry: Project signed by Sharron Miles.


System Entry

System Entry: Project signed by Charlene Dierks.

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