Resource Description
Science Game: Beat the Clock! Game is designed to reinforce the science vocabulary focusing on Matter while the students have fun.

Simply print, cut, and enjoy!

Topics featured on the game cards:

– Element
– Electrons
– Protons
– Neutron
– Nucleus
– Electron Cloud
– Atomic Number
– Isotope
– Mass Number
– Atomic Mass
– Metals
– Nonmetals
– Metalloids
– Melting
– Freezing
– Vaporization
– Heat
– Temperature
– Thermal Energy
– Gas

This game has been designed to fit into several situations:

– The game may be an entire classroom activity.
– The game may be a stand alone enrichment.
– The game may be a group activity.
– The game may be a review of a unit’s vocabulary
– The game may be an introduction to a unit’s vocabulary.
– The game may be timed or untimed.

The way the game is played:
– Each student playing the game is given a game board.
(The game board has the definition or explanation printed in each square.)
– Each student is given a copy of the game cards.
– The students will be given a designated amount of time (assigned by you the teacher) to place the correct terms on top of the game board. – The cards are to be matched with the correct definition.
– At the end of the designated time, the cards are to be checked for accuracy.