Games and quizzes

Whether you're looking for games and quizzes to help keep your class engaged in the final few days of term, or you're looking for ideas to use at the end of a topic before starting a new one, we've selected some fun resources that you can use with primary and secondary students.

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EYFS and primary resources

Dingbats - Brain Teasers
CJB94

Dingbats - Brain Teasers

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Pupils love these and a great way squeeze in some lateral thinking. Each square contains a word or phrase with visual clues as to what it is. The number of letters in each word of the phrase is contained underneath- this can be revealed as a clue once the children have had time to try and guess with...
Pointless Maths - bumper edition!
sessa1

Pointless Maths - bumper edition!

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A PowerPoint based on the BBC Pointless game. Topics covered include: angles, 2D shapes, 3D shapes, fractions, decimals, percentages, time, ratio & proportion, Roman numerals, factors, number sequences, algebra, rounding, data handling, area, perimeter, volume, symmetry, nets for 3D shapes, plac...
Fun Games for Kids
lkeeney01

Fun Games for Kids

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Here is an activity pack with 12 fun games for children of all ages to enjoy. Lots of team work involved!!
Word games
Walbere

Word games

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A few word games which may serve as a starter or extra activity...nothing terrible original, but they have proved popular for me in the past!
FUN End of Year Summer Quiz
hoppytimes

FUN End of Year Summer Quiz

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This fun quiz consists of 25 multiple choice questions about summer. Recording sheet included. Editable text. Great end of year activity. Suitable for KS2 - KS3

Secondary resources

Macbeth Quote Quiz - Revision
creativesquirrel

Macbeth Quote Quiz - Revision

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A 40 question, multiple choice quiz using key quotes from 'Macbeth'. A fantastic revision document, plenary or starter task. I have used it for my SEN/lower ability groups to help them memorise important quotations.
Tutor Time Quiz (1)
Maths4Everyone

Tutor Time Quiz (1)

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A self-playing multi-topic quiz with 20 questions (and answers). Ideal for tutor-time. Click tes.com/../tutor-time-quiz to download similar-style quizzes. Suitable for older primary and all secondary students. The self-playing version is timed to last 15 minutes, but I have included a non-tim...
The Debate Game
mrichmond

The Debate Game

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This is a great game to play in pairs or with the whole class. It really helps pupils to use persuasive language while improving their speaking and listening skills. They also love it. For Pairs You need 2 dice. The first player throws a dice for the horizontal and the second player throws a ...
Summer Quiz End of Year
Cre8tive Resources

Summer Quiz End of Year

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Brand New Summer Quiz End of Year Brand New !** With Certificates and Team sheets and much much more. Over 10 rounds and 58+ Questions. Tutor Time End of Year treat. A fun knowledge quiz that tests a range of different skills with students working in teams to compete against each other. Let the bes...
Probability Games
James Bacon

Probability Games

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A series of probability scenarios to consider the outcomes for, identify successes and then calculate the probability for.
Science Quiz
PROJECT_science

Science Quiz

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A Jeopardy style general science quiz. The 27 slide PowerPoint quiz is fully editable. Categories included: 1. biology 2. chemistry 3. physics 4. geology 5. astronomy How to play: 1. Have a student or group select a category, for example 'biology' and then an amount, for example '100'. 2. If ...
Chemical Bonding Board Game
bethgrace2312

Chemical Bonding Board Game

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**Make Chemical Bonding FUN!** This resource is a bright, engaging way to teach students about the types of chemical bonding. An effective active learning technique! Included in this resource: - Snakes and ladders board Filled with student questions - Student worksheet For students to note dow...
End of Term Maths Quiz
May Degan

End of Term Maths Quiz

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5 rounds with 10 questions + bonus question Can be used with Key Stage 3 and 4 classes, maybe possible to use with some key stage 2 classes.
Dingbats Quiz
mrshopehistory

Dingbats Quiz

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Included in your download is a Dingbats quiz sheet, instructions on how to play/ideas on how to use in the classroom and a full answer sheet. Dingbats is very literally a game of say what you see ! Use as a starter, plenary, part of a quiz, form-time fun or simply as a fun activity as a class...