Want to offer your students a crutch to use on a difficult unit test or on a retake where they are struggling? Based on the hit game show, "Who Wants to be a Millionaire", these assessment lifelines are similar to what contestants are given when answering random questions on the show. These assessment lifeline cards are tools to help students in taking assessments and even completing homework assignments. These lifelines allow them to seek out help from different sources to assist them in their assessment.
Here is how it works for me and my students:
I review the criteria for receiving a lifeline. For example, students can only use 1 lifeline per assessment/homework. I pass out lifelines (before a major assessment) based on my criteria. When students are ready to use their lifeline, they must already have it out on their desks. I usually walk around while students are completing assessments and I am able to help when they are ready to use their lifeline. Based on which lifeline they choose, I assist them in redeeming their lifeline and take away their card. This ensures that they won't use it multiple times.
This product can be used with ANY subject and ANY grade level. This product was created based on a need in my own classroom and has been useful since.
This product includes:
4 Lifeline cards (color)
4 lifeline cards (printer friendly)
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