Do you need an engaging activity for teaching beginning blends? Students choose the beginning blend from three answer choices in this self correcting, interactive PowerPoint slide show with sound effectsOpen the zipped file, the file named Directions has a printable recording sheet and answer key. The interactive game is the file named Beginning Blends Frozen Treats ThemeStudents will click on a random symbol on the home page and be taken to a page that shows a picture that starts with a blend and three answer choices. Students select the correct blend, record their answer on the recording sheet, and check their work by clicking or touching their answer choice on the slide. If the student clicks on a correct answer, a slide with “Way to Go!” will pop up and the student will hear applause. If the student clicks on an incorrect answer a slide with “Oops Better Luck Next Time” will pop up and the student will hear a breaking glass sound effect.Students can tally correct answers on the points slide that you project on a whiteboard if you wish, or you can copy the black and white points slide. The point sheet is designed to be used with teams of four, or four teams when using the game with the whole class. Tallying points is optional of course.
This game can be used for:
Reading or English Language Arts stations/centers/rotations
Individual students using computers or tablets
Guided reading/small groups
RTI (response to intervention)
Older class buddies
Projected onto a whiteboard for larger groups