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Mrs. Nuuanu from Hillsboro TX is requesting Instructional Technology through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Let's Explore! Ancient Civilizations & Latin Pyramids

My students need the Canbor VR Headset Goggles Glasses for a unit I am preparing on the Ancient Civilizations and Latin Pyramids.

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My Students

I teach at a Title 1 school and I want to provide as many opportunities for my students to explore and engage in lessons that will leave a footprint that will last a lifetime. My students are respectful, energetic and eager and ready to learn! I throughly enjoy going to work because my students also look forward to attending my class. I am constantly brainstorming to provide engaging and innovative ideas to reach my students minds. Many of my students have expressed how they would love to travel. By providing VR goggles so students can explore and visit the ancient ruins, will allow them a glimpse of wonders of the world.

My Project

Students will learn about the ancient civilizations; Olmecs, Mayans, Aztecs and Incas. Students will research their culture and how it has influenced society today.

With a class set of VR goggles, my students will have the opportunity to engage in a hands on and virtual reality lesson that will set their minds to discovery mode.

As students investigate further about the pyramids, they will jump back in time while using the VR goggles and explore the pyramids and hieroglyphics as they enter the ruins of the ancient civilizations. Virtual Reality videos are available on many educational websites such as TeacherTube, NearPod and even YouTube.

As we go further into discovery mode and explore their foods, music, ruins, rituals and much more, students will have an opportunity to make a replica of one of the Latin Pyramids of an ancient civilization of their choice. These models will be displayed at our annual campus Expo.

Mrs. Nuuanu
Grades 9-12
More than half of students from low‑income households

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
Google Cardboard,Topmaxions 3D VR Virtual Reality DIY VR Headset For 3D Movies and Games Compatible with Android & Apple Up to 6 Inch Easy Setup Machine • Amazon Business $5.99 25 $149.75
Canbor VR Headset with Remote Controller, Virtual Reality Headset 3D VR Goggles Glasses for 3D Movies and Games Compatible with 4.0-6.3 Inches Apple iPhone, Samsung Sony More Smartphones • Amazon Business $19.99 3 $59.97

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