• Limited Materials Required

    No locks and other expensive materials are required to run the escape room. For a more authentic experience, locks and boxes can be integrated into the activities.

  • Modular Design

    Unlike many escape rooms, the teacher is in total control of which of the 8 puzzles they want to use and in which order to use them. Each puzzle is independent of the others. Great for differentiation.

  • Student-Centered

    The escape rooms are designed to be 100% student-led. Sit back and watch students demonstrate mastery of your science curriculum. Students will also develop soft skills such as troubleshooting, logical thinking, and teamwork.

The Challenge


Thanksgiving Escape Room

Student Background:
The Thanksgiving escape room is an immersive experience for your middle school students. It allows them to demonstrate their knowledge of logic puzzles, parasitism, mutualism, commensalism, atomic mass, biotic and abiotic factors, and metric conversions If you have not covered these concepts, we have included help cards with each of the puzzles.

Required Materials:
- All printed materials (included)
- Manila envelopes (used for each of the puzzles)

Optional Materials (links provided):
- One Lockout Hasp
- Two, 3-digit locks
- One 4-digit lock
- One storage box that includes a place for the lockout hasp
Buy Now
Thanksgiving Escape Room

Course curriculum

  • 1
    Thanksgiving Escape Room
    • Thanksgiving Intro Video
    • Thanksgiving Escape Room
    • Thanksgiving Escape Room
    • Thanksgiving Escape Room Single Student DIGITAL Version
    • Thanksgiving Escape Room Single Student PRINT Version
    • Thanksgiving Escape Room Single Student PRINT Version

Download Now

Your students will be talking about this one for weeks.

Get started now

Become a Kesler Science Member

Membership Site with Access to ALL Kesler Science Resources (including the one above)

Imagine never having to search for another middle school science lesson again. The Kesler Science membership gives you access to all of the Kesler Science products in one place. Say goodbye to long hours of lesson prep.
Learn More about Membership