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Get creative and ask students to devise pictures or symbols to help them remember the given term or topic. Throughout the year, ask students to take notes on note cards so that the flashcards are ready to use. Game Show Review Students love competition.
In fact, there are several templates in Google docs for Jeopardy!. One variation of this activity is to assign a certain number of questions on a given topic to be added to a collaborative project. Use a Google doc template to go paperless and provide an opportunity for collaboration.
Topic or Question of the Day Post one review question or problem every day for the last few weeks of school.
Encourage students to keep track of the questions and answers in their notebooks. Another idea is for students to submit their answers in a secret ballot style.
Reveal the correct answer at the next class meeting. Check out these organizer ideas. Pictionary Review Game Just like students love the game show concept, they never seem to turn down a chance to write on the board. Write a topic, concept or vocabulary word on an index card.
Students work as teams to draw hints on the board without the use of spoken or written words. Students As Teachers Allow students to do the instructing. Assign one topic to a single student, pair or group. Set the standards for the presentation such as the requirement of a visual or a certain time limit for presenting.
As the audience, students can take notes on the lesson so they receive information on all of the assigned topics. Students As Graders Copy anonymous student essays or sampler essays and rubrics and put students to work.
Scavenger Hunt Give students a list of review topics and send them to their notebooks to seek the answers. This allows for review and also helps to teach the value of keeping good notes.
An alternative would be to allow students to partner up or work in teams.
Review with Foldables The graphic organizer meets origami. Foldables are a hands-on way for students to organize information and there are endless ways to manipulate paper.
In a basic sense, foldables require students to put a general topic on the outside and more detailed information on the inside.Overview.
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