World Lit: Iliad Jeopardy Day!

Standards

  • ELAGSE9-10RL1 Cite strong and thorough textual evidence to support analysis of what the text says explicitly as well as inferences drawn from the text. Georgia ELA
  • ELAGSE9-10RL4 Determine the meaning of words and phrases as they are used in the text, including figurative and connotative meanings; analyze the cumulative impact of specific word choices on meaning and tone (e.g., how the language evokes a sense of time and place; how it sets a formal or informal tone.) Georgia ELA
  • ELAGSE9-10RL6 Analyze a particular point of view or cultural experience reflected in a work of literature from outside the United States, drawing on a wide reading of world literature. Georgia ELA

Learning Target
Students will review for their Iliad unit test by playing a review game of Jeopardy!.

Opening Session
Divide into teams! I need groups of 4 at the tables around the room, and we’re only going to have a non-4 group if we absolutely have to!
Within your teams, you need to number off 1-4. I’ll be calling “All the 1s can buzz in!” and “All the 2s can buzz in!” so you need to pay attention to when you’re eligible to ring in and question a Jeopardy answer.

Once you’re in your teams, choose your favorite Olympian god for your team name 🙂

Work Session
It’s time for ILIAD JEOPARDY!!

We will be playing exactly like real Jeopardy!. That means if you get a question wrong or buzz in and don’t know, you will LOSE points! Fun fact, Jeopardy! gets its name because when you answer a question, you’re in *jeopardy* (danger) of losing your money. Also, you must put your response in the form of a question. In the Jeopardy round I will remind you; in the Double Jeopardy round I will not.

Jeopardy Round: https://jeopardylabs.com/play/bristow-and-mellmans-ithe-iliadi-jeopardy

Double Jeopardy: https://jeopardylabs.com/play/bristow-and-mellmans-iliad-double-jeopardy

There are Daily Doubles available, and we will do a Final Jeopardy round at the end!

Closer
FINAL JEOPARDY!! Category is:
Your Teacher!

Assessment
Formative (Review game)

Differentiation
Process (heterogeneous groupings)

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