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Mrs. Sheard from Little Rock AR is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Time Travelers in 6th Grade

My students need the World Scratch off Map and the Ancient Civilizations materials to fully engage with history on a hands on level.

  • $320 goal

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My Students

I teach "tweens", LOL! Get the text talk ready cuz here they come!

My students are special just because they are themselves!

Each one is unique in strengths and needs. We have about 60% African American students, 20% Caucasian, and 20% considered other.

I teach middle school at the 6th grade level. We have about 20% of that population that is special needs and about the same amount of gifted students. We are a reflection of the diversity we see in our global community.

My Project

My student are ready to time travel back to the Stone Age and through World History up to the Age of Exploration! These materials, like Readers Theaters, Simulation Books and Independent Learning Centers will improve my teaching and my students learning by supporting Literacy skills and providing Hands on experiences with ancient civilizations and peoples from around the world. Do you remember when you were in school and social studies was a boring read the text book and regurgitate facts? Well that is definitely NOT Mrs. Sheard's World History Class! Using these materials will excite and engage all my little learners and hopefully inspire them to do a little traveling in our own time!

Mrs. Sheard
Grades 6-8
More than a third of students from low‑income households

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
Travel Scratch Off Map of the World with outlined US States | Large Personalized Wall Map Poster | Deluxe Gift for Travelers| BONUS Adhesive Stickers + Scratching Tool + Wiping Cloth + Traveling eBook • Amazon Business $26.97 1 $26.97
Daily Geography Practice, Grade 1 • Amazon Business $20.99 1 $20.99
History Pockets: Ancient Rome, Grades 4-6+ • Amazon Business $16.99 1 $16.99
History Pockets: Ancient Egypt - Grades 4-6+ • Amazon Business $15.31 1 $15.31
Ancient History Readers' Theater Grd 5-8 • Amazon Business $14.99 1 $14.99
History Pockets: Ancient Civilizations, Grades 1-3 • Amazon Business $14.90 1 $14.90
Spotlight On America: Native Americans • Amazon Business $13.99 1 $13.99
World Civilizations and Cultures, Grades 5 - 8 (World History) • Amazon Business $13.85 1 $13.85
Medieval Times, Grades 5 - 8 (World History) • Amazon Business $13.42 1 $13.42
World Geography Puzzles, Grades 6 - 12 • Amazon Business $12.99 1 $12.99
Gallopade Publishing Group Educational Ancient Civilizations Primary Source Pack (9780635121141) • Amazon Business $12.99 1 $12.99
Mayan, Incan, and Aztec Civilizations, Grades 5 - 8 (World History) • Amazon Business $11.47 1 $11.47
Abraham Lincoln's Gettysburg Address 1863 • Amazon Business $11.43 1 $11.43
Greek and Roman Civilizations, Grades 5 - 8 (World History) • Amazon Business $10.18 1 $10.18
World Geography, Middle Grades & Up (Daily Skill Builders) • Amazon Business $9.39 1 $9.39

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