Vocabulary can be FUN
for you to teach and for students to learn with this highly engaging ELA Vocabulary Game Show PowerPoint! This game will make the skill of practicing important test vocabulary something students are EXCITED
to do! My class CHEERS
when they see this game in the plans. PERFECT
Put students in up to 6 groups to play this Jeopardy style game! Review days can be dull and kids just don't always put forth their best effort. But if you tell them that they will play a FUN review game to test their new knowledge, they will make sure to be listening to your every word and working hard to get the point for their team!
Watch the Game Show PowerPoint Video
to see how it works!!
I play this game a little differently. I like to have all students ENGAGED
every question. So, I do this by having them answer every question. One team chooses the category and amount. EVERYONE
answers the questions with their groups and records their answer on their whiteboards. The team, whose turn it is, show me their answer and if correct, I award them the points. If incorrect, any team that has the correct answer can go for the steal and get the points for that question. Then the next team gets to choose the category and points.
If you have any questions BEFORE you buy,
please feel free to leave me a Q & A and I'll get back to you as soon as possible. ✔ Test to make sure this game works on your computer by downloading the Sample Game Show Test File!
***Features of the Game***
✔ 25 Question Slides:
various questions with definitions and students must state the correct vocabulary terms
✔ 25 Answer Slides:
answers to the 25 question slides that link from each question to the answer.
✔ Game Board Slide:
all question categories and amounts (click to go to a question and amounts will disappear as they are used)
✔ Scoreboard Slide:
track points for each team with a WORKING SCOREBOARD!
*Buttons on EVERY SLIDE that will take you back to the game board, scoreboard or answer.
*Reset Page buttons on the scoreboard and game board.
You WILL NEED
to enable macros for the presentation to work correctly. Instructions are included. Most computers ask you right when you open the file so it's super easy. If it doesn't, just follow the instructions in the "Instructions" PDF file included in the download.
Please do not purchase unless you are ok with adding 3 fonts to your computer. For some reason Mac PowerPoint will not allow the fonts to be embedded. Instructions are included and I do tell you where to grab the fonts.
This is a POWERPOINT
file and can be used on any computer with PowerPoint. I have an interactive whiteboard and display it on that with no problems. Students love to come up and click on the categories! This file is NOT EDITABLE.
The categories and questions included are as follows:
questions consist of definitions of the 5 types of text structure and students must state the type. (description, cause & effect, compare & contrast, problem & solution, and chronological order/sequence)
AUTHOR's PURPOSE/POINT OF VIEW:
questions consist of definitions of each and students must supply the correct term. ex. inform, persuade, entertain, 1st person, 3rd person
questions consist descriptions for each part of the plot and students must supply the correct term for it. ex. exposition, rising action, climax, falling action, resolution
questions consist of definitions for each type of figurative language and students must identify the type.
questions consist of a variety of definitions and students must supply the correct term. ex. synonyms, antonyms, more figurative language, and theme.
Please, if you have any issues or problems after purchase, I have included my email to contact me so that I can help you get this FUN and ENGAGING game started in your classroom!
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