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Mrs. Novak from Lake St Louis MO is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Research & Discover the Importance of the American Revolution!

Help me give my students the books they need in order to learn how to research history while learning about the American Revolution.

  • $324 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

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My Students

My students are empathetic, thoughtful, kind, and act as though we are a family. These kids work hard to be successful and to be good citizens of the world. What I love most about my students is how much they care for me and each other. They are truly great kids and work hard to please.

My students are eager to learn, curious, and constantly asking questions, wanting to learn more.

Our school is in Lake St. Louis, a suburb of St. Louis, Missouri.

We are big fans of the St. Louis Blues, St. Louis Cardinals, St. Louis FC, and the Ambush!

My Project

I will be teaching my students how to plan and conduct a research project based around the American Revolution. I plan to have students work in research teams to choose a subtopic of the American Revolution and research it. They will work together as a group to teach their subtopic to the rest of the class.

By donating to our project, you will not only help students learn how to perform research, but you will also assist in engaging them in topics of their country that they are excited to learn about!

Students will use the books purchased to learn research strategies such as note-taking, identifying text structures, and summarizing information about the American Revolution.

We do not currently have the books needed to research the American Revolution, so any help would be greatly appreciated!

Mrs. Novak
Grades 3-5

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
The American Revolution: A Visual History • Amazon Business $23.99 1 $23.99
What Happened at the Boston Massacre? US History Lessons for Kids 6th Grade | Children's American History • Amazon Business $12.22 1 $12.22
Give Me Liberty!: The Story of the Declaration of Independence • Amazon Business $11.29 1 $11.29
The Loyalists and the Patriots : The Revolutionary War Factions - History Picture Books | Children's History Books • Amazon Business $10.53 1 $10.53
You Wouldn't Want to Be at the Boston Tea Party! (Revised Edition) (You Wouldn't Want to…: American History) • Amazon Business $9.95 1 $9.95
Let It Begin Here!: Lexington & Concord: First Battles of the American Revolution (Actual Times) • Amazon Business $8.99 1 $8.99
The Split History of the Battles of Lexington and Concord: A Perspectives Flip Book (Perspectives Flip Books: Famous Battles) • Amazon Business $8.95 1 $8.95
The Journey of the One and Only Declaration of Independence • Amazon Business $8.42 1 $8.42
The Midnight Ride Of Paul Revere • Amazon Business $8.40 1 $8.40
The Battles of Lexington and Concord: Start of the American Revolution (Major Battles in Us History) (Focus Readers: Major Battles in Us History: Navigator Level) • Amazon Business $8.39 1 $8.39
The Boston Massacre (What You Didn't Know About History) • Amazon Business $8.15 1 $8.15
George Washington: Leading a New Nation (Graphic Biographies) • Amazon Business $8.10 1 $8.10
You Wouldn't Want to Be an American Colonist! (Revised Edition) (You Wouldn't Want to…: American History) • Amazon Business $8.10 1 $8.10
A Kid's Guide to Paul Revere: Who Was He and What Really Happened on the Midnight Run? • Amazon Business $7.99 1 $7.99
DK Eyewitness Books: American Revolution: Discover How a Few Patriots Battled a Mighty Empire from the Boston Massacre to • Amazon Business $7.99 1 $7.99
The Split History of the American Revolution: A Perspectives Flip Book (Perspectives Flip Books) • Amazon Business $7.57 1 $7.57
Liberty!: How the Revolutionary War Began (Landmark Books) • Amazon Business $7.57 1 $7.57
The Revolutionary War (Cornerstones of Freedom: Third Series) • Amazon Business $7.56 1 $7.56
The Boston Massacre (Graphic History) • Amazon Business $7.10 1 $7.10
A Picture Book of Paul Revere (Picture Book Biography) • Amazon Business $7.06 1 $7.06
If You Were a Kid During the American Revolution (If You Were a Kid) • Amazon Business $6.99 1 $6.99
Paul Revere's Ride • Amazon Business $6.99 1 $6.99
The Revolutionary War (True Books: American History) • Amazon Business $6.51 1 $6.51
American Revolution: A Nonfiction Companion to Revolutionary War on Wednesday (Magic Tree House Research Guide Series) • Amazon Business $6.51 1 $6.51
The Boston Tea Party • Amazon Business $5.99 1 $5.99
What Was the Boston Tea Party? • Amazon Business $5.99 1 $5.99
George vs. George: The American Revolution As Seen from Both Sides • Amazon Business $5.39 1 $5.39
National Geographic Readers: George Washington (Readers Bios) • Amazon Business $4.49 1 $4.49
What Is the Declaration of Independence? (What Was?) • Amazon Business $3.83 1 $3.83

Materials cost

$241.01

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$3.62

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$274.63

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$48.46

Total project goal

$323.09

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$323.09

6 Donors

-$273.09

Donations toward project cost

-$232.13

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$40.96

match offer

-$50.00

Match offer toward project cost

-$42.50

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$7.50

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$0.00

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