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Ms. Jordan from Tega Cay SC is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Give me liberty, AND give me resources to research....please!

Help me give my students many nonfiction history books covering the American Revolutionary War and Civil War periods. My students through the Lucy Caulkins' Units of Study will create a research project based on the history researched.

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My Students

My students are ready to read and write. My class is a mixed gender group of 9 and 10 year old students. My room is alive and the learning is occurring as soon as my students enter their classroom,and extends far beyond the limits of the school day.

My hope is to add interesting small group American Revolutionary War research resources and historical fiction book club resources that will enhance their learning experience with the Lucy Calkins reading and writing programs.

The units of study build upon collaboration, communication and building a love for reading.

My Project

It is very difficult for a teacher to accumulate written resources for student research projects. Sure they can use the world wide web, but the students should develop the appreciation of using books and magazines to find details/information for their research project.

My students will have the ability through these much needed resources to find historical information through rich resources.

I have researched these resources and found them valuable for researching the American Revolutionary War and the Civil War. Students should be taught the value of online and offline resources. With your help, we can make this project a fantastic experience!

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This project will reach 40 students.

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The American Revolution: A Visual History • Amazon Business $23.79 1 $23.79
A Kids' Guide to the American Revolution (Kids' Guide to American History) • Amazon Business $10.49 2 $20.98
George Washington, Spymaster: How the Americans Outspied the British and Won the Revolutionary War • Amazon Business $6.99 3 $20.97
Independent Dames: What You Never Knew About the Women and Girls of the American Revolution • Amazon Business $17.99 1 $17.99
Let It Begin Here!: Lexington & Concord: First Battles of the American Revolution (Actual Times) • Amazon Business $8.99 2 $17.98
The Split History of the Civil War: A Perspectives Flip Book (Perspectives Flip Books) • Amazon Business $8.95 2 $17.90
Guts & Glory: The American Civil War • Amazon Business $7.99 2 $15.98
DK Eyewitness Books: American Revolution: Discover How a Few Patriots Battled a Mighty Empire from the Boston Massacre to • Amazon Business $7.99 2 $15.98
Guts & Glory: The American Revolution (Guts & Glory (4)) • Amazon Business $7.59 2 $15.18
The American Revolution for Kids: A History with 21 Activities (For Kids series) • Amazon Business $15.15 1 $15.15
Liberty!: How the Revolutionary War Began (Landmark Books) • Amazon Business $7.57 2 $15.14
The Split History of the American Revolution: A Perspectives Flip Book (Perspectives Flip Books) • Amazon Business $7.56 2 $15.12
If You Were a Kid During the American Revolution (If You Were a Kid) • Amazon Business $6.99 2 $13.98
The American Revolution Explained for Kids: The English Reading tree • Amazon Business $6.99 2 $13.98
If You Lived At The Time Of The American Revolution • Amazon Business $6.96 2 $13.92
The American Revolution: A Captivating Guide to the American Revolutionary War and the United States of America's Struggle for Independence from Great Britain • Amazon Business $13.34 1 $13.34
Lafayette! (Nathan Hale's Hazardous Tales #8): A Revolutionary War Tale • Amazon Business $10.99 1 $10.99
The Role of Women in the American Revolution - History Picture Books | Children's History Books • Amazon Business $10.53 1 $10.53
George vs. George: The American Revolution As Seen from Both Sides • Amazon Business $5.39 1 $5.39

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