Free Family Feud PowerPoint Templates for Teachers This template has an intro song, very realistic 3D graphics, and provides just an all around awesome experience. There are 6 rounds each with a total possible number of 8 answers. Answers are hidden away behind boxes that you must click to reveal them. You can manually play noises as if from the crowd, such as a win, lose, cheer, and boo noise. Note: To download this PowerPoint template in the PPTX format, just put in your email address and place a zero in the "USD" box.
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Free PowerPoint Games to Customize and Use in Class Updated May 17, 2016. PowerPoint games are a great way to introduce a new unit or review for a test with your students. It's a break from the regular routine and students love the teamwork and competitiveness of it. All of these PowerPoint games are in the form of free PowerPoint templates that you can open with Microsoft PowerPoint or a free presentation software program. One of the most popular type of PowerPoint games to use in the classroom is Jeopardy. Another free game that's popular with teachers and students is Family Feud. continue reading below our video Below are a couple PowerPoint game templates for playing The Price Is Right. There also exists some Deal or No Deal PowerPoint games that can be used to play that game: Use these free Who Wants To Be A Millionaire? You can also play the Cash Cab game in a free PowerPoint template.
Game templates for teachers Feel free to use any of these templates in your classrooms. You create the questions and answers. The presentation does the rest. I can help, if you need. Save the game template into your file first. Then, you will be able to insert your questions and answers and play it from your file. Smarter than a 5th Grader (PPT ) Jeopardy (PPT ) Weakest Link (PPT ) Millionaire (PPT ) Password (PPT ) 20 Questions (PPT ) Hollywood Squares 1 (PPT ) Hollywood Squares 2 (PPT ) Wheel of Fortune (PPT ) NEED HELP DOWNLOADING: Mrs.
20 Amazing iPad Apps for Educators When one looks at how technology has changed education over the past decade, one can’t help but be blown away by the sheer number of iPad apps for educators that have absolutely flooded the electronic marketplace. There are so many iPad apps for teachers released every month that even the most plugged-in educator would have a difficult time processing and utilizing them all. Luckily, when teachers are looking to learn how to use iPads in the classroom, they need to look no further than TeachHUB magazine and TeachHUB.com -- an educator’s primary go-to resource when researching iPad apps for teachers and iPads in the classroom. Read on to learn about TeachHUB magazine and TeachHUB.com’s updated list of the hottest iPad apps for teachers and iPad apps for education, destined to forever alter your curriculum landscape, organized here by subject. Scroll down for an index of many of TeachHUB's helpful iPads in the classroom app reviews and more of the best usage of iPads in the classroom. Trello
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The Pros and Cons of Gamification in the Classroom There is growing acceptance of the use of digital games in the learning and discovery processes, whether to raise knowledge around school subjects, help business professionals master new skills or keep college students on course. Just where gamification will have its greatest impacts in learning — whether within K–12 or higher ed classrooms or other business or general user scenarios — remains to be seen. There is a great deal of participation among teachers within certain circles, Rochester Institute of Technology’s Andrew Phelps says. But, Phelps says, gamification is in “its really early days, and we’re still drilling into how and why this stuff works and what makes it effective.” Gamification Will Play Into the Data Revolution As Phelps sees it, digital gaming “is becoming more and more mainstream culture, a media form — it’s not just the stereotypical 14-year-old playing shoot-’em-up games in the basement [and] eating pizza.” Balancing Metrics with Real Engagement
Super Teacher Tools Free PowerPoint Presentations about Our Original Presentations in PowerPoint format for Kids & Teachers (K-12) The Gamified Classroom Part I: The Unique Obstacles Teachers Face Today’s 21st century students are not like their parents’ generation. Never before have we, as a civilization, experienced such a large generation gap — and the reason behind it is video games. Within the span of only one generation the world’s dominant form of entertainment has shifted from passive (TV, Novels, Comic Books, Theater, etc) to interactive. This represents a fundamental shift in individual interactions with the community, and other segments of society are struggling to keep up. Today, students are expected to pay attention and learn in an environment that is completely foreign to them. In the upcoming months we’ll be looking at how gamification can be used effectively in schools to help students feel engaged by their lessons. The fact remains that engaged students are better students. Lastly, there is one overriding factor that we must take into consideration when we discuss gamifing a classroom: budget. ￼Andrew R.