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Kick off your school year with one of these great Breakout EDU games. 

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POPULATION ONE

Story: In northeastern Nebraska you’ll find the small town of Monowi. Monowi is special because it’s the only town in the United States with an official population of one. Because there are no other residents paying taxes, the library is in trouble.  Can you help save the library? 

  • Game Designer: Breakout EDU
  • Content Area: Team Building / Library Sciences
  • Recommended Ages: Adults or High School
  • Ideal Group Size: 5-15
  • Suggested Time: 45 Minutes

TOTALLY RADICAL 80’S TIME TRAVEL ADVENTURE

Story: Welcome back to 1986! Here you will find all of our cutting edge technology from the 1980's which you will need to use along with your knowledge of all that was Rad in the 80's to get yourself back to present day. You only have 45 minutes before you are stuck in the past forever!

  • Game Designers: Adam Bellow and Patti Harju
  • Content Area: 
  • Recommended Ages: Middle School, High School - Adult
  • Ideal Group Size: Small Groups of 10-15
  • Suggested Time: 45 minutes

The FACULTY meeting

Story: We have a problem with our Agenda - all properly run staff meetings MUST have an agenda. The problem is, the Superintendent does not want this meeting to end - EVER, so he/she has locked the last part of our Agenda in the Breakout EDU box.

  • Game Designer: Patti Harju
  • Ages: Adult
  • Ideal Group Size: Large Group
  • Content Area: Professional Development/Team Building

CASE OF THE MONDAYS

 

Story: You've just arrived at school and find that your teacher has written the date on the board. It says "Monday..." - but how can that be? You're 100% sure yesterday was Monday, so it can't be Monday again....right?

  • Game Creator: Kim Alvarado
  • Ages: Middle School, High School
  • Ideal Group Size: Whole Class
  • Content Area: Math, General Interest

Oh, THE PLACES YOU'LL GO

Story: We have an awesome year ahead of us, and I am so excited to get started! I have our Ticket to Learning for this year all ready to go, however I locked it in the box for safe keeping and I forgot the combinations to the locks.

  • Game Designer: Patti Harju
  • Ages: Upper Elementary
  • Ideal Group Size: Whole Class
  • Content Area: General Interest

BACK TO REALITY

 

Story: You've become trapped in the 8-bit world of Minecraft and the only way back to reality is through the locked boxes that you see before you.  Make sure you read the clues carefully and pay attention to everything you see in order to figure out the combinations, open the locks and break into the box

  • Game Designer: Adam Bellow and Patti Harju
  • Content Area: Math
  • Recommended Ages: Elementary and Middle School
  • Ideal Group Size: Whole Class
  • Suggested Time: 25 minutes

TAKE A MOUSE TO SCHOOL

Story: If you Take a Mouse to School, he is going to want to use all of our supplies! The Mouse got into our room last night and had some fun! He locked all of our crayons in the BreakoutEdu box and he doesn’t think we will be able to get them out.

  • Game Designer: Patti Harju
  • Ages:  Elementary
  • Ideal Group Size: Whole Class
  • Content Area: Literature, General Interest