Designing a Breakout EDU Game

Last fall, our 5th grade students designed a Breakout EDU game, a game that consists of keys, boxes, and/or mystery items. The goal of the game is for the players to solve a series of challenges, riddles, and mysteries to “break out” of the room before time’s up.

How to build a Breakout EDU box: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SmlY_aGqe5E

Intro Music by Ryan Little “Falling Down”: https://soundcloud.com/iamryanlittle
Background Music by Kevin Macleod “Lobby Time”

Becca Goess, STEM Design Specialist: https://www.instagram.com/missrgoess/
Erin Curtiss, 5th Grade Teacher: https://twitter.com/curtiss_erin

STEM Greenhouse Challenge: PBL and Design Thinking

Entry Event: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TpDjuUdY_Co

Intro to Project-Based Learning: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=08D0dBGIzYQ
Essential Elements of PBL: http://bie.org/about/what_pbl

Elementary Expo: https://youtu.be/BWxIfE4ljhY

STEM Education Overview: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FCijW7ikeYQ

Design Thinking in Elementary: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hvqST2ggvA0

Applied Learning Program: http://www.davidleeedtech.org/#!applied-learning-program/cf4z

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Intro Music by Ryan Little “Falling Down”: https://soundcloud.com/iamryanlittle
Background Music by Kevin Macleod “Your Call”
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STEM Activities with Kindergarten (NGSS Forces & Interactions: Pushes & Pulls)

NGSS K.Forces and Interactions: Pushes and Pulls
http://www.nextgenscience.org/topic-arrangement/kforces-and-interactions-pushes-and-pulls

Next Generation Science Standards: https://www.nextgenscience.org

STEM Pulley Challenge Video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=N5eYyCdbUzE

STEM Education Overview: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FCijW7ikeYQ

Applied Learning Program: http://www.davidleeedtech.org/#!applied-learning-program/cf4z

Design Thinking in Elementary: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hvqST2ggvA0

You can find me at:
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Twitter: http://twitter.com/davidleeedtech
Instagram: http://instagram.com/davidleeedtech
Blog: https://davidleeedtech.wordpress.com

Intro Music 1 by Kevin Macleod “Pamgaea”
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Intro Music 2 by Ryan Little “Falling Down”: https://soundcloud.com/iamryanlittle
Background Music by Ryan Little “Finally Home”: https://soundcloud.com/iamryanlittle

Renewable Resources for Energy: Project-Based Learning & Design Thinking Project

STEM Education Overview: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FCijW7ikeYQ

Applied Learning Program: http://www.davidleeedtech.org/#!applied-learning-program/cf4z

Pixar’s “Plussing” Method: http://www.thinklikeaninnovator.com/plussing-how-pixar-transforms-critiquing-into-creating/

Design Thinking in Elementary:

Snap Circuit Jr. Kit: http://www.snapcircuits.net/

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Intro Music 1 by Kevin Macleod “Pamgaea”
Intro Music 2 by Ryan Little “Falling Down”: https://soundcloud.com/iamryanlittle
Background Music by Ryan Little “Heartless”: https://soundcloud.com/iamryanlittle

Innovative Toy Inventors: PBL & Design Thinking Project

Entry Event: IDEO, design and consulting company
IDEO using design thinking: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=M66ZU2PCIcM
IDEO Brainstorming Video: https://vimeo.com/8202867 Source: David Lawrence: https://vimeo.com/dlawrence http://www.propaganda.com/
IDEO Toy Lab website: http://www.ideotoylab.com/

Intro to Project-Based Learning: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=08D0dBGIzYQ
Essential Elements of PBL: http://bie.org/about/what_pbl

Elementary Expo: https://youtu.be/BWxIfE4ljhY

STEM Education Overview: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FCijW7ikeYQ

Design Thinking in Elementary: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hvqST2ggvA0

Applied Learning Program: http://www.davidleeedtech.org/#!applied-learning-program/cf4z

You can find me at:
Website: http://www.davidleeedtech.org
Twitter: http://twitter.com/davidleeedtech
Instagram: http://instagram.com/davidleeedtech
Blog: https://davidleeedtech.wordpress.com

Intro Music by Ryan Little “Falling Down”: https://soundcloud.com/iamryanlittle
Background Music by Ryan Little “Earth, Wind, Fire”: https://soundcloud.com/iamryanlittle