WE ARE EXCITED TO BE CREATING GAMES TO SUPPORT THE GLOBAL READ ALOUD THIS YEAR.

ALL GAMES CAN BE PLAYED WITH THE STANDARD BREAKOUT EDU KIT.


THE BFG

Story: The BFG and Sophie were collecting Phizzwizards, the BEST kind of happy dreams,  when they heard a great rumpldumpus.  It was the Whizzpopping Giants! The Giants are trying to steal all the Happy Dreams! 

  • Game Designer: Patti Harju
  • Ages: Elementary and Middle School
  • Ideal Group Size: Large Group
  • Content Area: Literature, Reading, ELA

 

We ARe Readers

Story: The Troublemaker thinks he can stop us from reading by locking up our bookmarks! He can never stop us from reading, but we do want our new bookmarks. We just need to read the clues and open the box!

Inspired by the Picture books of Lauren Castillo.

  • Game Designers: Angie Dressander and Patti Harju
  • Ages: Early Elementary
  • Ideal Group Size: Whole Class
  • Content Area: Reading

PAX

Story: Some students were playing outside and found 2 locked boxes with envelopes sticking out. It looks like they are pages from a child’s journal! I think they are clues to opening this box!

  • Game Designer: Jeff Hennigar
  • Ages:  Elementary and Middle School
  • Ideal Group Size: Whole Class
  • Content Area: Literature, Reading and ELA

 

We Can't Stop reading

Story: The Anti-Reader thinks he can stop us from Reading! He knows he can never take away all our books, so instead he decided to lock our Reading Time in the Breakout EDU box!

The two versions of this game are a collaboration of educators from all over the world! 

  • Ages: Elementary, Middle and High School
  • Ideal Group Size: Whole Class
  • Content Area: Literature, Reading, ELA