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Mrs. Dominguez from Austin TX is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Dictionaries for the Language Win

Help me give my students Spanish dictionaries and a label maker to improve communication, vocabulary and language transfer skills.

  • $193 goal

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My Students

My energetic, students are a group with smart minds. They challenge themselves to grow their knowledge every day. This year I have a class full of extremely intelligent children who are working day in and day out to strive for excellence. As a grade level, third-grade teachers have looped with the students to third grade, so we have to find a way to keep them thriving.

This group of kids has every barrier set up against them in their personal lives and they come to school and are successful despite all the odds against them, with 90% of our school being low income.

The students in my class all come from low-income families whose parents barely speak the English language but are still striving to be the best. These loving, caring, sweet, persistent children are eager to learn more each day.

My Project

A dictionary can be a very resourceful and important tool during language learning. A good dictionary can help you understand your subject better, improve your communication and improve your knowledge of the language by making sure you are using words correctly.

With the help of Spanish dictionaries my students can learn to work with and use words to open a world of knowledge.

Studying words, prefixes, suffixes, root meanings, synonyms, and antonyms helps the understanding of known and new words. Help me give my students the skills needed to work with languages in a more beneficial manner through the use of bilingual and monolingual dictionaries as well as a learner dictionary and a subject-specific dictionary.

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Mrs. Dominguez
Grades 3-5
More than half of students from low‑income households

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This project will reach 20 students.

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
Brother P-Touch Cube Smartphone Label Maker, Bluetooth Wireless Technology, Multiple Templates Available, Apple & Android Compatible - Blue • Amazon Business $39.99 1 $39.99
Vox Diccionario de Lengua Española (VOX Dictionary Series) • Amazon Business $8.95 4 $35.80
Labelife Compatible Label Tape Replacement for Brother P Touch TZe Label Tape 12mm 0.47 Inch (Black on White/Orange/Red/Blue/Yellow/Green) for P-Touch PT-D210 H110 Label Maker, Laminated, 6-Pack • Amazon Business $19.80 1 $19.80
Webster's New World Pocket Spanish Dictionary • Amazon Business $6.93 2 $13.86
Diccionario Esencial de la Lengua Espanola (Spanish Edition) • Amazon Business $6.50 1 $6.50
Diccionario Escolar Educativo: Larousse Educational School Dictionary (Spanish Edition) • Amazon Business $5.50 1 $5.50
Diccionario Escolar Junior: Larousse Junior School Dictionary (Spanish Edition) • Amazon Business $4.99 1 $4.99
Diccionario Larousse del Español Moderno (Spanish Edition) • Amazon Business $4.89 1 $4.89

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