Against the Clock is a quick and effective formative assessment game!
Not unlike mathematical timed tests in elementary schools, students race against the clock to complete 36 quick review questions. They make note of how long it took to complete the questions and then add 10 seconds for every mistake once they check it against the answer key.
It's such a simple concept, but it's really effective! Students really respond to the independent challenge to race against the clock, and they are able to grade their own to see quickly what they need to study.
This game is all ready to go! It includes detailed instructions on how to implement it in the classroom, how to project the stopwatch for students to see, playing boards, and an answer key. It takes 5-10 minutes.
This game reviews telling time in Spanish!
This product is also available as part of my Spanish Telling Time Bundle
If you like this idea – a NO PREP self-assessment game – this is also available as part of my Against the Clock Bundle
This activity is also available as part of my Telling Time Best Sellers Mini-Bundle
This formative assessment primarily focuses on the ACTFL language comparison standard.
Going paperless? Use the PDF version of this product in the Notability app for students to add their writing. Or upload the editable version into Google docs to access on a Chromebook.
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