GAME NAME:

7TH GRADE ENGLISH

SINGLE JEOPARDY!®  

CATEGORY 1

CATEGORY 2

CATEGORY 3

CATEGORY 4

CATEGORY 5

CATEGORY 6

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CATEGORY

Explanation

SYNONYMS OR ANTONYMS?

SYN. OR

ANT.?

DETERMINE WHETHER THE

CLUES ARE SYNONYMS OR

ANTONYMS.

WHAT A CHARACTER!

TRAITS

DETERMINE THE TYPE OF

TRAITS FROM THE CLUES.

NAME THAT AUTHOR

AUTHORS

GIVE THE AUTHORS NAME OF

THE NOVEL TITLE PROVIDED.

SIMILE OR METAPHOR?

SIM. OR

MET.?

DETERMINE WHETHER THE

CLUES ARE SIMILES OR

METAPHORS.

PARTS OF SPEECH

PARTS OF

SPEECH

WHICH PARTS OF SPEECH DO

THE FOLLOWING CLUES

BELONG TO?

POETRY NAMES

POETRY

NAMES

NAME THE TYPE OF POEM

FROM THE CLUES PROVIDED.

CLUE 1

ROW VALUE
200 POINTS


Response 1

CAT/FELINE

SYNONYMS

CHARACTERISTICS OR

QUALITIES THAT DESCRIBE

SOMEONE AND MAKE ONE

PERSON DIFFERENT FROM

ANOTHER.

TRAITS

LYDDIE

KATHERINE PATERSON

COMPARING TWO OR MORE

THINGS USING THE WORDS

"LIKE" OR "AS"

SIMILE

A WORD THAT DESCRIBES A

NOUN: 1. PRETTY 2. FRAGRANT

3. FLUFFY

ADJECTIVE

5 7 5

HAIKU

CLUE 2

ROW VALUE
400 POINTS


Response 2

ELATED/SAD

ANTONYMS

THE WAY A PERSON LOOKS: 1.

BROWN EYES 2. BROWN HAIR 3.

DRY SKIN

PHYSICAL TRAITS

SEES BEHIND TREES

MICHAEL DORRIS

COMPARING TWO OR MORE

THINGS WITHOUT USING THE

WORDS "LIKE" OR "AS"

METAPHOR

A WORD THAT DESCRIBES A

VERB: 1. QUICKLY 2.

SARCASTICALLY 3. SLOWLY

ADVERB

A A B B A

LIMERICK

CLUE 3

ROW VALUE
600 POINTS


Response 3

VILE/EVIL

SYNONYMS

THE WAY A PERSON FEELS: 1.

HAPPY 2. ANGRY 3. SCARED

EMOTIONAL TRAITS

THE GIVER

LOIS LOWRY

YOU ARE AS SLOW AS A SNAIL

SIMILE

A PERSON, PLACE, THING,

OBJECT, OR IDEA

NOUN

FREE OF RHYTHM AND RHYME

FREE VERSE

CLUE 4

ROW VALUE
800 POINTS


Response 4

SKEPTICAL/UNBELIEVING

SYNONYMS

THE WAY A PERSON THINKS: 1.

LOGICAL 2. CREATIVE 3.

CURIOUS

MENTAL TRAITS

MY BROTHER SAM IS DEAD

CHRISTOPHER AND

JAMES COLLIER

"ALL THE WORLD'S A STAGE,

AND ALL MEN AND WOMEN

MERELY PLAYERS, THEY HAVE

THEIR EXITS AND THEIR

ENTRANCES" -WILLIAM

SHAKESPEARE

METAPHOR

AN ACTION WORD: 1. RUN 2.

WALK 3. FLY

VERB

A POEM OF 14 LINES

SONNET

CLUE 5

ROW VALUE
1000 POINTS


Response 5

TURPITUDE/VILE

ANTONYMS

THE WAY PERSON INTERACTS

WITH OTHERS: 1. FRIENDLY 2.

FUNNY 3. TALKATIVE

SOCIAL TRAITS

JOHNNY TREMAIN

ESTHER FORBES

"SUSPICION CLIMBED ALL OVER

HER FACE, LIKE A KITTEN, BUT

NOT SO PLAYFULLY"

-RAYMOND CHANDLER

SIMILE

A WORD THAT CONNECTS

OTHER WORDS OR GROUPS OF

WORDS: 1. AND 2. SO 3. BUT

CONJUNCTION

A POEM WHERE THE FIRST

LETTERS OF EACH LINE ARE

ALIGNED VERTICALLY TO

FORM A WORD. THE WORD IS

OFTEN THE SUBJECT OF THE

POEM.

ACROSTIC

 CATEGORY:   

POINT OF VIEW  

FINAL JEOPARDY!®  

 CLUE:   

"I"      

 Response:   

FIRST PERSON POINTOF VIEW

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 GAME NAME:

7TH GRADE ENGLISH

DOUBLE JEOPARDY!®  

CATEGORY 1

CATEGORY 2

CATEGORY 3

CATEGORY 4

CATEGORY 5

CATEGORY 6

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CATEGORY

ABBREVIATED
CATEGORY

Explanation

CLUE 1

ROW VALUE
400 POINTS


Response 1

CLUE 2

ROW VALUE
800 POINTS


Response 2

CLUE 3

ROW VALUE
1200 POINTS


Response 3

CLUE 4

ROW VALUE
1600 POINTS


Response 4

CLUE 5

ROW VALUE
2000 POINTS


Response 5

 CATEGORY:   

POINT OF VIEW  

FINAL JEOPARDY!®  

 CLUE:   

"I"      

 Response:   

FIRST PERSON POINTOF VIEW

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