Matter Jeopardy Game – Interactive Review Game
This Matter Jeopardy Game includes a fun, Jeopardy-style game to review what matter is, how temperature affects the phases of matter, and mixtures and solutions. Versions of the interactive review game are included for both PowerPoint and Google Slides.
What will students review with this Matter Jeopardy Game?
25 questions are included to review and practice the following skills:
- Define matter and mass.
- Describe the properties of solids, liquids, and gases.
- Identify examples of solids, liquids, and gases.
- Explain the differences between mixtures and solutions.
- Identify examples of mixtures and solutions.
- Explain the role of energy (temperature) in changing the phase of matter of a substance.
- Explain that regardless of the type of change that occurs when heating or cooling, the total mass of matter is unchanged.
Each question is linked to a slide with the answer so that students can quickly and easily check their answers.
What formats of the game are provided?
This resource includes versions of the Matter Jeopardy Game for BOTH PowerPoint and Google Slides. The questions used with each version are the same.
How is this matter game played?
The PowerPoint version should be played in presentation mode. Category values disappear when they are clicked on. The category values can be reset anytime by exiting the presentation and reopening it. You are able to type scores onto a scoreboard while playing in presentation mode. The presentation has been coded to help you easily navigate from the category board to questions and answers without scrolling.
The Google Slides version should be played in full screen, edit mode. Instructions and a video tutorial are provided that show how this is done. You are able to type scores onto a scoreboard but the category values do not disappear when they are clicked on. This is a limitation of Google Slides. But, markers are provided alongside the category board that you can drag and drop over the category values after they have been used. The presentation has been coded to help you easily navigate from the category board to questions and answers without scrolling.
Check out the preview video below to preview how this Jeopardy-style game works in PowerPoint and Google Slides!
What science standards are covered?
This Matter Jeopardy Game is specifically created to align with the 2018 Virginia Science SOL 5.7 although the questions closely align with most science standards related to what matter is, how temperature affects the phases of matter, and mixtures and solutions.
Don’t miss out!
This Matter Jeopardy Game is a fun, no-prep way to review science skills! It is the perfect interactive activity to use at the end of a unit and/or before state testing.
More science Jeopardy games…
This review game is included in my 5th Grade Science Jeopardy Game Bundle. The bundle includes 9 games that are aligned to specific Virginia science SOLs and 3 games that provide a cumulative review of all the 5th grade science SOLs.
MORE SCIENCE RESOURCES:
- Matter Unit
- Matter Task Cards
- Matter Escape Room
- 5th Grade Science Lessons Bundle
- 5th Grade Science Task Cards Bundle
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