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Brief Description:
Students use books and handouts to create game show questions about soils and then form teams and play the game.
Objectives:

Have students conduct research on a topic
Students will form questions based on facts and information gathered from research
Share researched information with the class through a fun game
Challenge students to work as a group

Materials :
Books and handouts about insects. Paper and writing materials, whiteboard or chalkboard, play money.
NC Standard Course of Study Goals :
Science – 1.01, 1.02, 1.03, 1.04
English Language Arts –1.04, 2.01, 2.03, 3.02, 4.05, 4.06, 5.07
Math – 1.04
Getting Started / Procedure

Explain to students that they are going to be […]

Brief Description:
Students use books and handouts to create game show questions about insects and then form teams and play the game.
Objectives:

Have students conduct research on a topic
Students will form questions based on facts and information gathered from research
Share researched information with the class through a fun game
Challenge students to work as a group

Materials:
Books and handouts about insects, paper and writing materials, whiteboard or chalkboard, play money.
Getting Started / Procedure:
Explain to students that they are going to be able to be team contestants in a game of Jeopardy, but first they have to create the questions for the game.  Students are […]

Brief Description:
Students use books and handouts to create game show questions about soils and then form teams and play the game.
Objectives:

Have students conduct research on a topic
Students will form questions based on facts and information gathered from research
Share researched information with the class through a fun game
Challenge students to work as a group

Materials :
Books and handouts about soils and compost. Paper and writing materials, whiteboard or chalkboard, play money.
NC Standard Course of Study Goals :
Science –2.01, 2.03, 2.04, 2.05, 2.06
English Language Arts –1.04, 1.06,2.03, 2.06, 2.08, 3.03, 3.06, 4.02, 5.08.
Math – 1.02
Getting Started / Procedure

Explain to students that they are […]