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Mrs. Rognsvoog from Milwaukee WI is requesting Lab Equipment through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Help us ESCAPE!

My students need the Breakout EDU box and supplementary materials of hasps, extra locks, and black lights so we can take our learning to the next level and challenge our brains!

  • $270 goal

This project expired on September 17, 2018.

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My students are a variety of learners from all kinds of backgrounds. Some of our students have been going to school here for their entire career- others transferred in more recently. I had a new student arrive just last week!

I teach a multi-age classroom which means I am teaching 40 middle school students in a class for any given hour.

These students range in age from 10- 14 in grades 6th through 8th.

It's such a unique experience and we really utilize hands on learning so there is collaboration and discussion facilitating all students learning.

I truly love my students and their families. They are learning so much about themselves and the world in middle school and I am glad to be part of their journey.

I have tried to create my own escape room and have gone to the dollar store for my materials. It does limit me in combinations and I would love to be able to utilize something that has many potential uses and re-programmable pieces.

My Project

The Breakout Edu box allows me to be able to change up our learning. It is re-programmable, which means I don't have to buy new items every time we plan an escape room.

Escape rooms are an exciting way to get students to collaborate and problem solve.

They are learning and having fun while being challenged. It's a win-win!

With the Breakout Edu box our classroom would be able to access the platform as well as complete games that I would make specifically for my students in the unit that we are studying.

I have the passion and drive to make learning exciting for my students- I would so greatly appreciate help in funding the adventure!

Mrs. Rognsvoog
Grades 6-8
More than three‑quarters of students from low‑income households

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2 donors2 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 120 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
Brady Steel Lockout Hasp With Tab, 1-1/2" Inside Jaw Diameter • Amazon Business $9.23 2 $18.46
Master Lock Padlock, Set Your Own Speed Dial Combination Lock, 2-1/8 in. Wide, Assorted Colors, 1500iD • Amazon Business $7.98 2 $15.96
Findway 5 UV Ultra Violet Blacklight 9 LED Flashlight Torch Light Outdoors • Amazon Business $11.99 1 $11.99

Materials cost

$196.41

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$2.95

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$229.36

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$40.48

Total project goal

$269.84

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$269.84

2 Donors

-$269.84

Donations toward project cost

-$229.36

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$40.48

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$0.00

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