Posted in Kahoots, Math Games, Math is Awesome!

Base 10 Exponents/ Powers of 10 Kahoot

Kahoot Time!! My students absolutely love hearing that and competing against each other.

If you have never used Kahoot! before, you can create them for about any topic or subject. The registration is completely free.

This was a Kahoot my intern created which has 11 questions about powers of 10 or base 10 exponents. In this Kahoot, our 5th grade students practiced naming base 10 exponents in standard, word and exponential form. They used white boards, when needed, to write and calculate the different forms.

If you’ve never used a Kahoot before, please check out my Kahoot Introduction. If you would like to see some other kahoots, I have several with different topics that I made under menu, Kahoots or just click anything below..

Posted in Kahoots, Math is Awesome!

Rounding and Comparing Decimals Kahoot

Kahoot Time!!  My students absolutely love hearing that.  They are usually very quick to get out their computers and log into Kahoot in record time.

If you have never used Kahoot! before, you can create them for about any topic or subject. The registration is completely free.  Click here to read my blog introduction to Kahoots.  Our students absolutely love them and love competing against each other.

As the school year starts to gear up,  I thought I’d share a couple of new ones that I found  that I thought were really great.  Looking forward to adding some new ones for my students this year.

Rounding Decimals  5th Grade rounding to the nearest whole number, tenth, hundredth and thousandth.  10 questions that are each set for 1 minute.

Multiplication Facts – This is a great one that I like to use for a warm up (to get their brains thinking about math and to generate excitement.)  This Kahoot has 17 questions that are all 10 seconds each, testing their multiplication facts.  I tell them the faster they answer with the correct answer the more points they win and they are constantly competing to try and make it on the leader board.  I will definitely use this one again this year.

Comparing Decimals – This is a good one that I would like to try.  However, I’m going to add a few more comparing decimals problems since there are more questions about naming the place value than comparing.

If you need a quick assessment tool or would just like to play a quick game, then Kahoot just may be for you.  All you need is a mobile device (computer, tablet, phone) and your children and/or students will love it!

If you’ve never used a Kahoot before check out my Kahoot Introduction. If you would like to see other kahoots,  I have several with different topics that I made under menu, Kahoots  or just click anything below..

Posted in Kahoots, Math is Awesome!

4 Fraction Kahoots!

Kahoot Time!!  My students absolutely love hearing that.  They are usually very quick to get out their computers and log into Kahoot in record time.

If you have never used Kahoot! before, you can create them for about anything. The registration is completely free.  Click here to read my blog introduction to Kahoots.  My husband even created one for my birthday to test our family’s knowledge!  Our students absolutely love them and love competing against each other

The following Kahoots are a few that my 5th graders have used to assist with their fraction knowledge.

• Least Common Denominator – This quick warm up was adapted from user SrR3ss and has 5 questions.  Students play this game to quickly practice finding the least common denominator.
• Simplifying Fractions – This game has 13 questions in which students practice simplifying fractions.  Included is 10 math questions and 3 brain break questions.  For example, “Who is this lovable Disney character?” Feel free to make a copy and delete these or add to them.  This kahoot was adapted from user gretchenp.
• Adding Fractions – This kahoot has 10 questions with 8 of them using math and 2 quick brain break questions.  This was adapted from user petty415.
• Adding and Subtracting Mixed Numbers – This kahoot was used as a review before our quiz.  It contained 8 questions: 2 brain breaks, 2 word problems, 3 adding and subtracting with regrouping and 1 converting improper numbers to mixed numbers.

If you need a quick assessment tool or would just like to play a quick game, then Kahoot just may be for you.  All you need is a mobile device (computer, tablet, phone) and your children and/or students will love it!

If you’ve never used a Kahoot before, please check out my Kahoot Introduction.  If you would like to see some other kahoots, I have several with different topics that I made under menu, Kahoots  or just click anything below..

Posted in 3rd Grade, Kahoots, Science

This Kahoot was designed by my  husband for his 3rd grade class as an introduction to natural disasters.

The quiz features 8 questions with pictures of different disasters.  The students have 20 seconds to select the name of the natural disaster  in the picture.  Some of the kids had never seen the disasters before and were amazed at the volcano and the tsunami.  (Their definite favorites!)

His students used their Chromebooks and his partner across the hall used iPads.   Both worked wonderfully.

https://play.kahoot.it/#/k/52594360-7714-4d02-89d2-11148dabe0a1

If you have never used Kahoot! before, you can create them for about anything. The registration is completely free.  Click here to read my blog introduction to Kahoots.  My husband even created one for my birthday to test our family’s knowledge!  Our students absolutely love them and love competing against each other.

If you would like to check out a few other kahoots,  I have several with different topics that I made under menu, Kahoots  or just click anything below..

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Division & Estimation Kahoot

This Kahoot was created by me as a practice game for my 5th graders.  It uses their division, estimating, and multiplication skills. My students worked in pairs, but this could definitely be used for individual students. I also allowed my students to use white boards if they needed them.

You could also use this in different grades as a review or practice.

If you are unsure of what a Kahoot is, check out my previous post titled Kahoot Introduction.
https://play.kahoot.it/#/k/524f9076-b36d-4c19-81c4-969725f7cd1d

If you’ve never used a Kahoot before, please check out my Kahoot Introduction.  If you would like to see some other kahoots, I have several with different topics that I made under menu, Kahoots  or just click anything below..

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Decimal Place Value Kahoot

This Kahoot was created to help my 5th grade math students review place value with decimals.  It was a warm up game and the students worked in pairs with ipads.  It was my first time to creating one and the kids did great.

Check out this #Kahoot called ‘Place Value Decimal Warm Up’ on @GetKahoot. Play it now!

https://play.kahoot.it/#/k/701560ef-008d-43dc-b7e9-0710b3b74ede

If you’ve never used a Kahoot before, please check out my Kahoot Introduction.  If you would like to see some other kahoots, I have several with different topics that I made under menu, Kahoots  or just click anything below..

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Kahoot Introduction

Kahoots are a great way to get students engaged and having fun in math or other subjects.  On slideshare.net, I found this great picture that explains what a kahoot is pretty clearly.

Kahoot: an interactive quiz game for all subjects of learning.  Teachers can create their own quiz by typing in questions relating to their topic or subject.  The kids then use an ipad, computer, phone, or tablet to go http://kahoot.it . You can even create social games to play at a party. If you don’t want to create your own, but play one someone else created, you can do that also.  They have thousands of public Kahoots ready to go.  The game is highly addictive and engaging.

Kahoot gives each lesson a pin number when the game is started.  The students type in the pin and they are automatically in the game.  They compete against each other for higher points and can even compete against themselves in ghost mode.  You can even have the kids type their names and download a score to put in your gradebook.

I have created several of these Kahoots for use in my math classes.  I will post a few of these on a different post that is free to use in your class as a review or fun quiz for the kids.