Ill. sixth-graders get a look at ancient Rome

Ryan Wollberg, a sixth-grade social studies teacher in Gurnee, Ill., brings his students back in time by dressing up as the historical characters they're learning about. His most elaborate costume includes the gear a Roman soldier would have worn. "When you have something they can see and touch, it makes a huge difference," Wollberg said.

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Bringing ancient Rome to the classroom - Lake County News-Sun (Gurnee, Ill.)

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