This activity pack is a collection of 3 games to help young students learn about Columbus Day.
1) Go Explore! - This is a game similar to "Go Fish" where students use picture cards with words to make matches/pairs by asking one another for certain cards. Each card pertains to an important part o
This project is always fun for the kids. At the culmination of a region, I assign this project to small groups of students. For it, they must design a board game about any country in the region. For instance, past groups have created a Connect Four-like game using facts about Belgium, while other
Tired of testing your students with multiple choice or matching? Then try this applied practice project. After teaching students basic geography skills or reviewing at the beginning of the year have them put their knowledge to the test. Students will create their own map incorporating all the bas
My students have loved this board game project which helps them "show what they know" about ancient Egypt. Students write board game questions and use tag board to create a "Candyland" style board game for their classmates to play. Excellent writing practice in sentence construction. Project inst