Breakout EDU takes curriculum and shakes it up. Students will be engaged, excited, and eager to learn in a Breakout EDU learning experience. During this workshop, educators will learn about Breakout EDU, explore learning experiences, and even participate in a Breakout EDU. Come and learn how to shift learning into the 21st century.
Doreen Pietrantoni firstname.lastname@example.org
Parker Ormerod email@example.com
Liesl Toates firstname.lastname@example.org
Make your name tag
Name, District, Grade Level
9:00 Registration and welcome (link to Presentation)
9:15-9:45 Faculty Meeting Breakout
9:45-10:15 Reflection/What is Breakout EDU?
10:15-11:00 Game Component & Lock puzzle
11:00 – 12:00 Explore the game directory. Learn from others.
Talk about Free and Platform access
1:00-1:30 Breakout (Elementary-The BFG and Secondary Tell Tale Heart)
1:30 – 1:45 Crafting a Breakout EDU skeleton.
1:45 – 2:55 Begin designing
2:55 – 3:00 Evaluation
Game “Faculty Meeting” (30 minutes)
Delve into Breakout EDU!
You will break into 2 teams to complete the “Faculty Meeting” Breakout EDU
Link to Faculty Meeting BOE Instructions – https://games.breakoutedu.com/faculty-meeting
What is Breakout EDU?
Breakout EDU is the immersive learning games platform. The Breakout EDU kit allows for the facilitation of games where players use teamwork and critical thinking to solve a series of challenging puzzles in order to open the locked box. Games are available for all ages and content areas.
The Power of Breakout EDU
Deconstructing of Platform Components
A look at all of the components which make up the game.
Tips & Tricks
Padlet of Tips & Tricks – https://padlet.com/venturino/breakouttips
Leslie Davison’s Blog – http://www.lesliedavison.com/lesliedavison/blog/2016/9/15/breakout-edu
There are numerous templates or you can plan your own.
PDF – Planning Template – BreakoutEDUGameTemplate
Link – Planning Template – https://docs.google.com/document/d/1ooZf_mxycEWdIZ2YQmM5RPCfpaK1PGEYjC3Sf8-4o40/edit?usp=sharing
Another Planning Template Example – https://docs.google.com/document/d/1HwZSmu5_gdZ4vPnNQwW-7pdQRjGbmNJYUYSqMIG8gGs/mobilebasic
Look at the current Breakout EDU Games – https://games.breakoutedu.com/
Determine if one will suit your needs
Use the Planning Template to create new or adapt pre-created game
Link to Slide Presentation