LBJ Elementary: Active Learning in the Classroom

LBJ Elementary: Active Learning in the Classroom
Posted on 02/22/2016
Math JeopardyIn preparation for the district benchmark, the students in Ms. Alvarado’s 5th grade math class reviewed the math concept by playing a modified version of Jeopardy, the popular answer-and-question TV show. Using this Jeopardy-style game in the classroom creates a high level of student engagement, and improves student understanding. Ms. Alvarado believes that students become active learners by playing instructional games, but most of all, she wants to make learning math fun.