Encourage broad learning; use games in class with your Smart Board!
HISTORY TOPICS INCLUDED IN THESE REAGAN SMART BOARD GAMES
About the games -- they all cover the topic of "The Reagan Era" in United States history. Major topics include:
--The Election of 1980
--SDI / Strategic Defense Initiative
--Supreme Court shifts
--1980's cultural trends
--Cold War treaties
--The Iran-Contra affair
--And many other topics!
GAME TYPES INCLUDED IN THESE REAGAN SMART BOARD ACTIVITIES
The games include matching, tiles games, anagrams, brainstorming games, image arrange, events arrange, timed puzzles, multiple choice, electoral college analysis and many, many more. All the games are interactive and almost all of them are self-checking.
Some of the games are very appropriate as "teachable moments" -- the answer is "Sandinistas," so who can tell me more about them? Let's look at Nicaragua in a little more detail before we continue to the next slide... you get the idea.
WHAT YOU WILL GET IN THESE REAGAN SMART BOARD GAMES
The full download has NINETEEN slides full of games, many with multiple rounds/items. Playing these games can easily occupy a full class period. The sample games in the preview file are locked, but in the full download all the games can be edited, allowing you to customize them further with your own content if you wish.
The preview file shows you four sample games and screencaps five others so you can see what they look like. The remaining twelve games are described so you will know what you will get in the full download.
Don't have a Smart Board? NO PROBLEM! With the free Smart Notebook Viewer program, any Windows computer can open a Smart Notebook file, and students can play the games with a mouse or touchscreen!
To download the free Smart Notebook Viewer install file, click below:
Details about the Smart Notebook Viewer: From SMART Technologies: With SMART Notebook interactive viewer, anyone can open your lessons and view pages with page sorter, play embedded recordings and Adobe Flash content, write over content in digital ink and interact with widgets, animations and activities. Once SMART Notebook interactive viewer is downloaded, users can open a SMART Notebook file and its attachments without an Internet connection.
History Games created by Elise Parker