Using Google Sheets to Create Vocabulary Activity

I developed an idea using spreadsheets in conjunction with the Flippity Flashcards mentioned in my prior post. Students will start the lesson by using the Flippity Flashcards to practice the vocabulary words. Afterwards students will have the opportunity to practice the vocabulary words using an interactive spreadsheet question & answer bank. When the answer is correct the thinking smiley face will change to a smiley face.

SAMPLE of GOOGLE SHEETS VOCABULARY ACTIVITY

Use this link to copy as a template

Vocabulary Google sheet activity

Why Use A Vocabulary Activity Made with Google Sheets

  1. Provides students with multiple ways to learn the vocabulary
  2. Can be used as an assessment
    1. Student will logon with their own Gmail name
    2. Teacher can assess student’s activity by using the revision history
  3. Provides multiple opportunities for student to achieve 100% Success
    1. Student can refer back to Flipplity Flashcards to find the answer
    2. Student keeps trying different answers from the word bank until smiley face appears
  4. Students can use independently to learn vocabulary
  5. Teacher can use the activity with the classroom
    1. Get students out of their seats to flip and read the vocabulary flashcards out loud
    2. Have students to come up to an interactive whiteboard to type the answers

Post will follow soon with instruction on how to create your own Google Spreadsheet Vocabulary Activity

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