This Quiz game targets overall vocabulary skills. It addresses idioms, multiple meaning words, synonyms, antonyms and test taking vocabulary words.
18 idiom cards, 18 idiom definition cards, 18 multiple meaning word cards, 18 multiple meaning definition cards, 30 synonym cards, 30 antonym cards, 15 test taking vocabulary cards, 15 test taking vocabulary definition cards, 6 Blank cards to customize. 60 Points cards that are color coded to match the questions and 1 Data Collection sheet.
A power point is included with blank cards that can be edited.
1.) Copy and laminate the game cards.
2.) Decide if you are playing one round or two.
3.) Set up the game. You can use a pocket chart or blue tacky puddy to stick the cards to a white board or wall.
4.) If you want to do 2 rounds set up the double points round first. This works well when you only want to target 2-3 of the topics covers. It doubles the number of questions. Put the question in the pocket first, cover it with the points card and then place the light blue Double Quiz card on top of the points card. Next place the first round question and then the points on top of that.
5.) Each student selects a category and the points amount. Take the points card off and ask the question. If the student is correct hand them the points card. If not place it in a pile. Provide as many clues as necessary for each student to be successful.
Idioms: Define the idiom or state the idiom that matches the definition.
Multiple meaning words: Generate 2 or more meanings for the word or state the word that matches the definitions.
Synonyms: State a synonym.
Antonyms: State an antonym.
Test Taking Vocabulary: Define the word or generate the word that matches a definition.
6.) Play until all questions are used or time is up.
7.) Add up the points at the end.
Alternate: Play as a team.