The Jeopardy PowerPoint can be an excellent tool to use in
the classroom to review and/or learn new content. Students seem to love it because it’s exciting and is a
non-traditional teaching technique. You
are receiving a blank copy of the file and the instructions below will guide
you through the process of modifying it for your classroom.
PowerPoint opens choose Open an existing presentation and click OK.
window will pop up. Find the
Jeopardy PowerPoint file opens showing the first slide. It looks like the Jeopardy Game Show
on the first block which says “Category Heading”. Type your first column heading..i.e.
step 6 renaming each category heading
completing steps 6 and 7, you are now ready to begin entering your
questions and answers. On the
Jeopardy game show contestants receive the answer and must give the
question. If you wish to give the
students the question and have them answer it…it’s OK….it’s your game.
- Let’s enter questions. Scroll
to the next slide. Slide 2 is your first answer, Slide 3 will be your
first question…and so on.
best procedure for adding questions and answers is to write them down in a
to your list as you’re entering questions and answers on each page and you
shouldn’t get lost. Look below the
buttons in the bottom left corner to see what slide you’re on.
on each slide in the “Click to Add Title” box and enter your question or
answer. Repeat through Slides
2-51. Save it and you’re done.