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  • $495 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Ms. Shultz
Grades 6-8
Nearly all students from low‑income households
  • 5 donors
  • $0 still needed

Travel the World With a Globe!

Help me give my students globes. We need one for each table group.

My Students

My sixth-grade students are energetic, inquisitive, and passionate! They enjoy learning about the ancient world, especially different cultures and ways of life. In a typical school year, we learn about prehistoric times, Mesopotamia, Egypt, India, China, Greece, and Rome.

My students thrive when they are given the opportunity to have a "hands-on" experience.

During our Mesopotamia unit, we created cuneiform tablets using clay and toothpicks. We will paint maps of Egypt as we discuss how geography impacts our lives. The more "hands-on" we are, the more engaged they are and the more connections they can make.

My Project

My students are in need of globes in our Ancient World Studies classroom! I would like a class set of globes, one for each table group, which will be used in many ways throughout the school year.

In the course of a single school year, we "travel" from Mesopotamia to Egypt, India, China, Greece, and Rome!

Hands-on learners need a way to picture the areas of the world we are learning about. We will use these globes during our in-depth study of the five aspects of geography and at the start of each new unit. We will use them for review games, and as a way for students to picture the areas of the world and how they relate to their own location in Portland, Oregon.

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Hooray! This project is fully funded

Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
AW447 - Classic Globe • Lakeshore Learning Materials $54.99 7 $384.93

Materials cost

$384.93

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$5.77

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$420.70

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$74.24

Total project goal

$494.94

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$494.94

4 Donors

-$392.47

Donations toward project cost

-$333.60

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$58.87

match offer

-$102.47

Match offer toward project cost

-$87.10

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$15.37

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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5 donors5 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 134 students.

Project Activity

This classroom project was brought to life by SONIC Drive-In and 4 other donors.

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