Integers Jeopardy

This Integers Jeopardy learning game also includes:

This is Jeopardy! Offering categories for adding, subtracting, multiplying, and dividing integers as well as a series of related word problems, this resource provides young mathematicians with a fun opportunity to demonstrate their knowledge of positive and negative numbers.

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CCSS: Adaptable
Instructional Ideas

  • Play this Jeopardy game as a review at the end of a math unit on integers
  • If performing this activity with partners or in small groups, provide a certain amount of silent work time for each question before students can discuss their answers
  • Create a worksheet that allows learners to record and solve each problem
  • Use this file as a template for creating Jeopardy games about other topics in any subject area
Classroom Considerations

  • If performing this activity with partners or small groups, remind students to speak quietly so they don't overhear each other's solutions
  • Reduce the stress of having to answer quickly by using fair sticks or a similair method for calling on students
Pros

  • Resource can be downloaded as a PowerPoint presentation, allowing teachers to make changes to meet the needs of their class
  • A total of 25 different questions are included in the resource, with answers provided for each
Cons

  • The directions included on the first two slides are a little unclear, but can be rewritten prior to playing the game