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Mrs. Tilley from Springfield OH is requesting books through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

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Don't Tread on Me!

Help me give my students a class set of I Survived the American Revolution chapter books as well as other age-appropriate picture and informational books on the topic of the American Revolution.

  • $351 goal

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My Students

My students are wonderful children who face many challenges both in and out of the classroom. Our school is located in a very high-poverty area of our city. Many students seek the safety and routine of the school day to provide stability in their lives.

In my classroom, I strive to be a figure the students can depend on for their academic as well as emotional needs.

Often, the students who enter my classroom have entered into school already delayed in their reading and social skills. The students work hard every day to try to "catch up" to their ideal academic levels. I am very proud of my students and their work.

My Project

The materials I have requested are student-friendly books that will teach about the important events in early American history, particularly the founding of our nation and fight for independence from British control.

Students are naturally interested in their environment and these books will help them understand the foundations of our country.

The books I have selected are educational, yet kid-friendly with lively illustrations and writing styles to pique the curiosity of even the most indifferent student.

My goal is to help students learn basic American historical events. With this knowledge, students will become more productive and intelligent citizens of our nation.

Mrs. Tilley
Grades 3-5
    More than three‑quarters of students from low‑income households Data about students' economic need comes from the National Center for Education Statistics, via our partners at MDR Education. Learn more

    This project will reach 65 students.

    8 donors have given to this project.

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
I Survived the American Revolution, 1776 (I Survived #15) • AKJ Education $3.64 30 $109.20
PP858 - Social Studies File Folder Games - Gr. 4-5 • Lakeshore Learning Materials $39.99 1 $39.99
The Crossing: How George Washington Saved the American Revolution • AKJ Education $10.94 2 $21.88
Fight for Freedom • AKJ Education $18.24 1 $18.24
Liberty or Death • AKJ Education $13.86 1 $13.86
King George: What Was His Problem? • AKJ Education $8.02 1 $8.02
Why We Won the American Revolution - Through Primary Sources • AKJ Education $7.69 1 $7.69
The American Revolution • AKJ Education $7.67 1 $7.67
The American Revolution • AKJ Education $6.56 1 $6.56
Liberty! • AKJ Education $6.56 1 $6.56
The Split History of the American Revolution Patriot Perspective / British Perspective • AKJ Education $6.53 1 $6.53
Patriots and Redcoats • AKJ Education $6.53 1 $6.53
Great Women of the American Revolution • AKJ Education $5.91 1 $5.91
If You Lived At The Time Of The American Revolution • AKJ Education $5.10 1 $5.10

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