Jeopardy Main Idea Fact or opinion Punctuation Context Clues Sequencing Q $100 Q $200 Q $300 Q $400 Q $500 Q $100 Q $200 Q $300 Q $400 Q $500 Final Jeopardy
$100 Question from Main Idea What makes a dog a good pet? Dogs Like to be with people. They do not like to be in the yard alone. They like to sleep at your feet. They also like to have their tummies rubbed. You can train them and play with them. Some are quick to learn new tricks. A dog can be a good member of the family. What is the main idea?
$200 Question from Main Idea The frog sat on the side of the pond. He was very still. His green color made him hard to see. A bug flew near him. His tongue zipped out, and he gobbled it up. The frog was still again. He waited for another bug. What is the main idea?
$200 Answer from Main Idea The frog was sitting still so he could catch flies to eat.
$300 Question from Main Idea Let me tell you about my great dog. My dog’s name is Spot. She is brown and black. She weighs 25 pounds. She has long ears and a tail with long hair. She follows me around the house. I love her very much. What is the main idea?
$400 Question from Main Idea It was backwards day at school. Students did things backwards. They wore their T shirts backwards. Dessert was served first. They even tried to walk home backwards but they bumped into each other and fell down.. What is the main idea?
$400 Answer from Main Idea It was backwards day at school.
$500 Question from Main Idea Jon bounced the ball. Once. Twice. He crouched low and then jumped. The ball went up, up, up. Then it went down, down, down into the basket. Jon yelled, “Yes! Nothing but net!” What is the main idea?
$500 Answer from Main Idea Jon made a basket touching only the net.
$100 Question from Fact or Opinion You do not know what you are talking about!
$400 Question from Punctuation Lewis students / live in / Excelsior Springs Missouri. abc
$400 Answer from Punctuation C Excelsior Springs, Missouri
$500 Question from Punctuation When I was / 5 years old / I started school? abc
$500 Answer from Punctuation C When I was 5 years old I started school.
$100 Question from Context Clues. The weatherman said that he could guarantee that it wouldn’t rain tomorrow, but he has broken his promise more than once. What does the word guarantee mean? Hint know promise suggest
$500 Question from Context Clues We were planning a picnic for today. It is sunny and warm outside. It would be an idyllic day – just perfect for a picnic. What does idyllic mean? unsure badperfect flawed
$100 Question from sequencing. What happened first? Jered smiled as he started to run around the bases. The pitcher threw the ball and the bat swung to connect with it. The ball sailed up and over the outfield fence. Jered stepped up to the plate with the bat in his hands.
$100 Answer from Sequencing Jered stepped up to the plate with the wooden bat in his hands.
$200 Question from Sequencing What happened first? Elisa saw leaves all over the yard. She dropped the rake and made a running jump into the leaves. She took the rake and pushed the leaves into a pile. The leaves were all over the yard again.
$200 Answer from Sequencing She took the rake and pushed the leaves into a pile.
$300 Question from Sequencing What happened first? First, we did a country line dance. I was very tired when we left for home. Second, we did something like the “jitterbug”. I went to my first kid’s dance.
$300 Answer from Sequencing I went to my first kid’s dance.
$400 Question from Sequencing What happened first? Now that he is a teenager, he plays with more skill. He will probably play until he is very old. He started playing when he was young. My son loves to play video games.
$400 Answer from Sequencing My son loves video games.
$500 Question from Sequencing What happened first? First, she carried the bags into the house. Then she found all the cold and frozen things and put them away. Mom came home from shopping.
$500 Answer from Sequencing Mom came home from shopping.
Final Jeopardy This author wrote, “Give me Liberty or give me death!”
Final Jeopardy Answer Patrick Henry – an American patriot.