What word am I?
In this vocabulary game students have get up and actively search to figure out what vocabulary word is on their head.
This idea and photo is from Mrs. Lewis' Learning Library. You can visit her page to get a printable for this vocabulary game.
Pictionary Vocabulary Game
Have you ever thought of using Pictionary to review vocabulary words with your class. Its a great activity for your visual learners and games always make reviewing vocabulary words much more fun.
For this to be a really effective game, when you first introduce a word, have your student make a visual representation of the word. This way, when your students have to figure out a way to draw the word cluster, temperature, or prediction, they have already had practice making a drawing of the vocabulary term. They will then be able to better recognize other students attempts at representing that same vocabulary word.
The following is a set of steps that you could use to play Pictionary in your classroom.