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Mr. Smith from Spring Hill FL is requesting Lab Equipment through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Escape The Ordinary Sub Plans!

Help me give my students the supplies needed to do an Escape Room Activity with locks and boxes.

  • $191 goal

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My Students

Our aspiring 6th graders are part of a growing campus of students that learn various STEAM projects. Our 110 students are part of a more advanced curriculum that involves sending them out into the field for field labs and real-word applications of what they learn in the classroom.

Our advanced program prepares them for high school using real-world applications.

In addition, our students graduate with up to 4 high school credits helping them to prepare for their future by enrolling in community college faster.

My Project

My students spend hours every day in school learning in my Technology class. They build robots, rockets, and websites. When I have to take a sick day, those projects are put on hold and they have to watch videos or do alternative assignments that are not as exciting as our regular lessons.

With your help, you can help me create an Escape Room activity that I can put together ahead of time for days that a substitute is needed.

My students can use these locks and containers to do an escape room activity and keep their learning hands-on instead of watching outdated videos.

Mr. Smith
Grades 6-8
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
TaoTronics Black Light, 12 LEDs 395nm UV Blacklight Flashlights Detector for Pets Urine and Stains with 3 Free AAA Batteries • Amazon Business $7.99 4 $31.96
Well Pack Box Pirate Treasure Chest Wooden Iron Lock Skeleton Key Small 8 x 6 x 6 Wood Storage Decorative Keepsake Box • Amazon Business $29.95 1 $29.95
Plano 1619-00 56 Quart Tote Tub, Black, 24X15X13-Inch • Amazon Business $14.98 1 $14.98
GTHER 50x27mm Antique Vintage Chinese Characters Combination Password Lock Padlocks Decorative Locks with Bag for Cabinet Jewelry Wooden Box • Amazon Business $8.99 1 $8.99
Safety Series 1" Jaw Steel Lockout Hasp • Amazon Business $4.09 2 $8.18
Honbay 3pcs Vintage Antique Style Mini Archaize Padlocks Key Lock with Key • Amazon Business $7.99 1 $7.99
Wordlock PL-004-BK 5-Dial Combination Padlock, Black • Amazon Business $7.86 1 $7.86
Antique Style Bronze Brass Skeleton Castle Dungeon Pirate Keys for Birthday Party Favors, Mini Treasure Toy Gifts, Medieval Middle Ages Theme (30 Pieces) (Gold) • Amazon Business $6.99 1 $6.99
ZHENGE 4 Digit Combination Padlock Outdoor, School, Gym Black Lock • Amazon Business $6.99 1 $6.99
Set of 3 Invisible UV Blacklight Ink Marker Blue Red Yellow • Amazon Business $6.25 1 $6.25

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