Halloween Vocabulary Boom Cards™ - Answer the Questions (Distance Learning)

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This Boom Learning℠ resource with 66 digital task cards helps students learn vocabulary words about Halloween in the U.S. There are 3 differentiated activities about 20 vocab words; the same 20 words are used in each activity. The 1st card in the deck states the instructions and the 2nd card is a word bank with the target vocab words. Another card is a menu that students use to select an activity to do. When students finish an activity, they see a card that prompts them to return to the menu card to choose another activity.

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* When you purchase and download this resource, you’ll receive a PDF file with instructions on how to access the Boom Cards. The actual cards are not included in the PDF file.

* The vocabulary words used in this resource are the same vocabulary words used in the Halloween Vocabulary Boom Cards™: Match Definitions & Words (Distance Learning) resource.

In Activity 1:

Students read a sentence and question, then click on 1 of the 3 answer choices to answer the question. A picture illustrating the target vocab word is provided on the card for additional support. Students can click on the audio icon to hear the sentence and question read out loud. Answers self-correct automatically.

In Activity 2:

Students read a sentence and question, then type a vocab word in a text box to answer the question. A picture illustrating the target vocab word is provided on the card for additional support. Students can click on the audio icon to hear the sentence and question read out loud. Answers are not case sensitive. Students click on the Submit button or Return key to check their answer, which must be correct before they can proceed to the next card.

In Activity 3:

Students see a large picture and read a simple sentence, then type a vocab word in a text box to answer the question. The question is not read aloud. Answers are not case sensitive. Students click on the Submit button or Return key to check their answer, which must be correct before they can proceed to the next card.

This resource is aimed at English Language Learners with a low intermediate level of language proficiency or higher. Other students may also enjoy it.

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* They exist only online: You’ll save paper because you don’t need to print them.

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* They are low-prep: You’ll save time because students just need an internet connection and a device to use them.

* They are self-grading: You’ll save time assessing students’ work because the cards automatically indicate right and wrong responses.

* They are interactive: Students must engage with the cards in a game-like manner, which helps keep them motivated.

* They are self-checking: Students will immediately find out if their answers are correct or incorrect.

* They can be used as a whole class activity on an interactive whiteboard or individually if students all have a device.

* Use on computers, tablets, and smartphones: Offers greater access if you don’t have enough computers for every student; it also means they can be used at home as long as students have access to a smartphone.

* You can assign Boom Cards with Google Classroom™.

* Depending on the type of your Boom Learning account, you can get reports that track how your students did when they use decks

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What you get in this product:

In the PDF file:

★ Cover (1 page)

★ A table of contents for quick reference (1 page)

★ A Notes to the Teacher section with background information, ELA CCSS addressed & link to the resource on the Boom Learning site (2 pages)

★ Descriptions of the Instructions, Word Bank, Menu & Return to Menu cards in this deck (1 page)

★ Descriptions of the 3 activities in this deck (3 pages)

★ Copyright, social media & credits information (1 page)

In the Boom Learning resource:

★ Directions to students (1 card)

★ Word Bank (1 card)

★ Menu card (1 card)

★ 60 cards for students to match definitions with the target vocab words (60 cards)

★ Return to Menu card at the end of each activity (1 card for each activity for a total of 3 cards)

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Total Pages
9 PDF Pages & 66 Boom Cards
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Acquire and use accurately a range of general academic and domain-specific words and phrases sufficient for reading, writing, speaking, and listening at the college and career readiness level; demonstrate independence in gathering vocabulary knowledge when encountering an unknown term important to comprehension or expression.

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