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Breakout Edu Kit

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The Breakout EDU kit includes everything you need to play over 350 games created for the classroom environment. The kit includes access to the new BreakoutEdu Platform to be used while using the kit.

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Primary
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ELA
Math
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Health/Phys. Ed.
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Play Time: 
30 min.
Breakout Edu Kit

A - Z Overview

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Watch and learn how to explore career options from A to Z with the Lab Squad kids as they meet and interview career professionals.

Odd Todd & Even Steven

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Solve the multiplication problems on the screen to improve your mental math skills before determining if the product is odd or even. Then Odd Todd or Even Steven will give you exercises to try along with the kids in the video.

Hello, Body! | The Healthy Kids Project

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Learn about the functions of our bones and muscles and their importance in helping us move.

Angles | What's Good

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Take the court with retired NBA star and current basketball analyst Kendall Gill to learn about the science of the perfect shot. We use angles every day—to build ramps and slides, steer a car, shoot basketballs, throw baseballs, and kick soccer balls. In fact, the science of angles is in almost every sport we play and every movement we make, so go out and play a game with your kids.

For use at home with your children, see our Science of Angles Lesson Plan!

Active Deck of Cards

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Read playing cards to find out how many repetitions of each exercise to do. Then exercise along with the kids in the video to improve your number recognition and fitness level at the same time.

Fire Station Field Trip

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Penny and the KidVision VPK Kids visit the fire station, where they learn about the parts of the fire truck, tour the station house, learn the importance of a fire drill and exit signs and demonstrate how to "Stop, Drop, and Roll."

Counting By 1's, 2's, 3's, 5's, and 10's

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This interactive Kindergarten through 5th grade math activity includes using different types of jumps to count. Some of the jumps used are jumping jacks and side to side jumps. As the students do different types of jumps, they count in various ways such as counting by 2’s, 3’s, and 5’s. This is a wonderful lesson combining cognitive and psychomotor skills.

This video is available in both English and Spanish audio, along with corresponding closed captions.

Cyberchase: 60 is the Magic Number

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In this media-rich activity from Cyberchase, students learn that 60 minutes of moderate to vigorous activity a day contributes to a healthy lifestyle that can keep you fit. Activities can take place in smaller chunks throughout the day to add up to a total of 60 minutes. Students use addition and a running tally to keep track of activity minutes that add up to 60 minutes.

Cyberchase: Keeping It Balanced

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In this media-rich activity from Cyberchase, students use math to investigate the components of a healthy, well-balanced meal. They use the My Plate food chart as a reference to learn the proper proportions of each of the five food groups and plan a well-balanced meal.

Portions My Food Plate

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Three lessons support this Abracadabra video in which a group of intermediate, middle level, and adult actors present scenarios in which healty food choices are made.  Skill development for K-2 students includes understanding the 5 food groups, healthy choices, and using fractions to divide a plate into appropriate portions.