Thanksgiving Escape Room
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- Are you ready to be the most memorable teacher in a child's life? Use these holiday themed Escape Rooms to guarantee student engagement while they learn and solve a classroom mystery. With little prep, your students will work as a team to break into a box, which breaks them out of the classroom asPrice $27.00Original Price $30.00Save $3.00
Students will practice teamwork skills while solving clues to help reinforce comprehension skills.
Are you ready to be the most memorable teacher of a child's life this fall season? Use these step-by-step instructions to guarantee student engagement while they learn about how to work as a team to solve a mystery, practice comprehension and ESCAPE THE CLASSROOM! With a little prep, your students will work as a team to break into a box, which breaks them out of the classroom as they beat the clock!
What's inside this download?
Pg. 1 Cover
Pg. 2 Table of Contents
Pg. 3 Directions (with video link)
Pg. 4 Materials Needed to Set Up
Pg. 5 Checklist for Set Up
Pg. 6 (Motivational Paragraph, and put class in two groups)
Pg. 7 Clue 1 (To read after the pg.6 and video)
Pg. 8 Pirates Map (cut into 4 pieces), You will need two copies of this.
Pg. 9 Bag Labels for Team 1 (Foxes) Red
Pg. 10 Bag Labels for Team 2 (Bears) Blue
Pg. 11 Mayflower Comprehension Check - CLUE 2
Pg. 12 Mayflower Voyage Comprehension Page
Pg. 13 Labels for Comprehension Clue Folders
Pg. 14 CLUE 3 Corn Maze
Pg. 15 Corn Maze Escape
Pg. 16 Corn Maze Labels for Folders
Pg. 17 Key for Team 1 (FOXES)
Pg. 18 Key for Team 2 (BEARS)
Pg. 19 Help Button Cards
Pg. 20 Homework Passes (optional prize)
Pg. 21 Book Markers (optional prize)
Pg. 22 Letter From Tom (Optional for Box)
Pg. 23 Certificate for Completion
Pg. 24-25 Pictures of Set Up
Pg. 26-28 Answer Keys
Pg. 29-30 Credits
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There is a PDF file with step-by-step instructions, a link to incorporate a YouTube Video to HOOK your students into accepting a mission to find some popcorn to bribe Tom Turkey to let us out of the classroom. The mystery can only be solved by working through mystery challenges and using teamwork. Opening the box, (no locks needed) leads them to finding the microwavable popcorn and escaping the classroom to enjoy recess or a library break outside of the classroom. Ideas are included.
This escape room is NOT EDITABLE.
Made with 1st-3rd Grade students in mind!
There are 3 Tasks for the students to solve before they can break free. About 40 min. to prep and plan about 45 minutes to solve all the mystery clues.
MATERIALS YOU NEED TO ADD: a box , some surprise to put in the box (homework passes and bookmarks are provided), pencils, 4 large file folders (or regular folders), 8 plastic bags, POPCORN (microwavable... they can eat it for an escape celebration or just give it too the teacher if there are food allergy concern because you need to pay Tom the Turkey.
(Any box will do... no need for locks unless you want them!)
Check out the PREVIEW!
Students will learn:
⏳ Teamwork Skills
⏳ Word Work
⏳ Problem Solving Skills
⏳ Following Directions
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