You're on track to get doubled donations (and unlock a reward for the colleague who referred you). Keep up the great work!
Take credit for your charitable giving! Check out your tax receipts

In a rush to make a major tax-deductible gift before the year's end? Purchase account credits and choose projects later!

Time is running out! Make your tax-deductible gift before midnight on December 31.

To use your $50 gift card credits, find a project to fund and we'll automatically apply your credits at checkout. Find a classroom project
Are you a public school teacher in need of funding? Get funded »

Are you a teacher? Create a project in 10 minutes and get what you need for your students. Tap here to start.

Menu
Skip to main content

We're a charity that makes it easy for anyone to help a classroom in need. Your gift is tax-deductible.

Your school email address was successfully verified.

 
See this teacher's page

Mr. Strommer from Flint MI is requesting Lab Equipment through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Time to BREAKOUT of the class

My students need 3 sets of Breakout EDU to build teamwork and community and to explore various concepts.

  • $573 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My 7th and 8th grade students in Flint, MI are amazing and have a desire to learn and explore. They come into my STEM class eager to get busy designing, creating, and making. They are willing to try out new tools and technology.

They have endured many challenges in our community and that has given them a sense of empathy for the need to create new solutions to challenges.

They teamwork together to utilize the technologies, materials, and devices to not just learn but to design and create new things. They love to share and showcase their projects and creations with each other, adults in and out of our school, and with the world.

My Project

Breakout Edu kits will allow my students to learn in a highly engaging, team oriented, and non-traditional format. They will be challenged to solve together various clues and hints in order to unlock boxes to get more hints that will help solve the final locked container. There are tons of educational topics that have been developed into Breakout games.

My students thrive when working as a team to solve engaging problems and they take ownership of their learning.

Having these kits will allow me to create games and activities that are very non-traditional and highly engaging. The gamification of learning makes learning enjoyable for all students.

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

Boost your odds

Add a profile photo in addition to your classroom photo. If you add a photo, it'll show up right here on your project page.

You are more likely to receive funding if you put a face to your name.

Upload a photo

10 donors10 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 140 students.

Learn how we’re working to support teachers and students during Covid-19

Top rated for efficiency and transparency.

You donate directly to the teacher or project you care about and see where every dollar you give goes.

Expand the "Where your donation goes" section below to see exactly what Mr. Strommer is requesting.

See our finances

Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Breakout EDU Kit & Platform Access • AKJ Education $150.00 3 $450.00

Materials cost

$450.00

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$6.75

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$486.75

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$85.90

Total project goal

$572.65

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$572.65

10 Donors

-$545.53

Donations toward project cost

-$486.75

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$58.78

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$27.12

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

Our team works hard to negotiate the best pricing and selections available.

View complete list Show less

Project Activity

{"pmaHash":"","schoolCity":"Flint","showProjectRecommendations":true,"teachersOnPage":[221065],"isTeacherViewingTheirOwnProject":false,"schoolState":"MI","teacherPossessivePronoun":"his","PMsManager":null,"schoolGradeType":{"id":3,"name":"Middle School"},"TeacherPMForms":{},"proposalId":3598123,"proposalMessageFormModel":null,"numActiveProjects":0,"completingDonationAmount":0,"teacherHasClassroomPhoto":true,"proposalURL":"https://www.donorschoose.org/project/time-to-breakout-of-the-class/3598123/","verifyShowPhotos":"","mayHaveReplacements":false,"numStudents":140,"teacherScreenName":"Mr. Strommer","authorIds":{"221065":{"owner":"Mr. Strommer","donationSalutations":{}}},"displayedPercentFunded":1.0,"proposalsOnPage":[3598123],"proposalHash":"988289521","isApplePayMobileOnly":true,"progressBarPercentage":100.00,"pmaId":"","teacherProfilePhotoURL":"https://storage.donorschoose.net/dc_prod/images/teacher/profile/272x272/tp221065_272x272.jpg?width=136&height=136&fit=bounds&auto=webp&t=1536421485176","teacherHasProfilePhoto":true,"currentWorkflowStatusCode":21,"teacherChallengeId":21083011,"photosPublished":true,"queryString":"","DonorPMForm":null,"isApplePayEnabled":true,"fundedByTarget":false,"activeProject":null,"donorIdsForImpactPhotoCheck":["MTYyMTYzNg==","MjIxMDY1","NDE3MjQ0","NTg4MjAzNw==","NTg3Nzk4Nw==","NTg3NDQwOA==","MTk3ODM1Mg==","NTYyOTY1MA==","NTkwMTI2MA==","NTg3NTcxOA=="],"teacherId":221065,"schoolCounty":"Genesee","fullyFunded":true,"isStudentLed":false,"isExpired":true,"schoolStateObj":{"code":"MI","name":"Michigan"}}