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Mr. Smith from Independence MO is requesting Lab Equipment through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Breaking Out of Boring

Help me give my students a Breakout EDU kit that incorporates problem solving, perseverance, and team-building into our curriculum.

  • $215 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

I am privileged to be educating 20 unique second grade students this year. I teach at a Title 1 school in Western Missouri. A Title 1 school receives federal funds based on socio-economic status and reading scores. Most students at my school come from a disadvantaged background, often moving from one location to the another and receiving federal assistance for breakfast and lunch. Regardless, my students are truly passionate about the world around them. At my school, we implement the Leader in Me program. This program teaches students habits to becoming a leader in their classroom and in the community. We strive to lead by being respectful, doing the right thing, and serving others.

My Project

Breakout EDU provides an engaging experience for students to learn, practice and review skills and content! Students work collaboratively to search for clues and solve puzzles that will help them unlock the breakout box.

In an ever-changing world, teachers are faced with the challenge to engage their students in unique and innovative ways.

Breakout EDU is an exceptional assessment tool that addresses this challenge. Students are motivated to decipher the clues that are linked directly to their curriculum.

As a facilitator of this experience, teachers are given the opportunity to observe students in their ability to persevere and problem solve. It's not only fun for the students but for the teacher as well.

Mr. Smith
Grades PreK-2
More than half of students from low‑income households

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This project will reach 20 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Breakout EDU Kit & Platform Access • AKJ Education $150.00 1 $150.00

Materials cost

$150.00

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$2.25

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$182.25

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$32.16

Total project goal

$214.41

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$214.41

2 Donors

-$132.20

Donations toward project cost

-$112.37

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$19.83

match offer

-$82.21

Match offer toward project cost

-$69.88

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$12.33

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$0.00

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Project Activity

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