What is the difference between physical and human geography, and what reference sources can I use to learn more about the latter?
Track participation and scores. Not everyone has to take a turn on the Quia if they're not comfortable, but the highest score can choose from the prize box.
plus = correctly places word without any hesitation (i.e., makes a beeline for right page)
check = correctly places word with little to no prompting, but some hesitation
minus = does not correctly place word, even with prompting
check = correctly places word on "page" at front of class
minus = does not choose correct placement, even with prompting
The first two kids to raise their hands after finding a word each get a point (so long as they give the correct page number or definition). The student with the most points can choose from the prize box.
Keep an eye out for kids getting frustrated; give the ones struggling hints to try and keep them from giving up.
RI.2.5 - Know and use various text features (e.g., captions, bold print, subheadings, glossaries, indexes, electronic menus, icons) to locate key facts or information in a text efficiently; L.2.2.E - Consult reference materials, including beginning dictionaries, as needed to check and correct spellings; L.2.4.E - Use glossaries and beginning dictionaries, both print and digital, to determine or clarify the meaning of words and phrases.