I Survived: Historic Catastrophes

In this 4 week course, we will read through I Survived: "The Sinking of the Titanic", "The Shark Attacks", "The Great Molasses Flood", and "The California Wildfires".
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30 minutes

per class

Once per week

over 4 weeks


year olds


learners per class

per learner - per class

How does aMulti-Daycourse work?

Meets multiple times at scheduled times
Live video chats, recorded and monitored for safety and quality
Discussions via classroom forum and private messages with the teacher
Great for engaging projects and interacting with diverse classmates from other states and countries

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Class Experience

As a teacher with a bachelor's in Elementary Education, I am prepared to handle discussion about these events as well as provide additional historical information surrounding the events. 
I Survived: The Sinking of the Titanic 1912 by Lauren Tarshis
I Survived: Shark Attacks 1916 by Lauren Tarshis
I Survived: The Great Molasses Flood 1919 by Lauren Tarshis
I Survived: The California Wildfires 2018 by Lauran Tarshis
30 minutes per week in class, and maybe some time outside of class.
Each of these books describe various historic events that shows damage and death/injury. It's important for guardians to judge their students' maturity and ability to handle reading/ learning about these events. Lauren Tarshis does a great job writing about these events in an age appropriate manner combining proper history with reserve to help students understand these events.


Sarah Treadway
Lives in the United States
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About Me

I have over 14 years of education experience working with students anywhere from preschool age to college aged students. I worked with large groups in private and public school classrooms and smaller groups in our church's student and youth... 
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