Posted by Michael Nickey on Dec 07, 2018
The Rotary Club of Paris United Dictionary Project is now completed.  We distributed dictionaries / reference books to all third grade students in the Lamar County public schools during November/December 2018.  Photo from Deport Elementary is shown.
THANK YOU to the Sponsors of this annual project to promote learning & literacy in our community:
Amit Agarwal, ME
Bright-Holland Funeral Home
David House Jewelry
Edward Jones - Stephen Gerrald
Epiphany Dermatology
Everett Toyota of Paris
The Paris News
Quality Care ER
Brenda & Bobby Wells
The Rotary Club of Paris United Dictionary Project has been conducted annually for several years.  Paris United and our various sponsors for this project provide dictionaries to each third grade student in the public schools within Lamar County.  The dictionaries / reference books have considerable information in addition to standard dictionary, including:
  • Civics lesson summary
  • The Declaration of Independence and The Constitution
  • History of the US flag
  • Listing and information on all US Presidents
  • Summary information of the 50 States
  • Facts about countries around the world
  • Periodic table
  • AND much more