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Citizenship: Games


Have students create a Citizenship Board Game to show their knowledge of any area of citizenship. A rubric is provided.

Citizenship Board Game Rubric

Have students play these games using questions from the text: BINGO, Jeopardy, Wheel of Fortune, Trivial Pursuit, etc. The site listed below is a wonderful site with templates, directions, and examples of Jeopardy, Who Wants To Be A Millionaire, or Hollywood Squares by using PowerPoint.) Suggested categories: Branches of Government; Robert's Rules of Order; Symbols of North Dakota; and Roles, Rights, and Responsibilities of Citizens.

Citizenship of North Dakota Bingo—Have students fill in the blank boxes with citizenship words provided. Have a list of words created along with the definition and cut them into small pieces. The caller will select a card, read the definition, and the students will place a marker on the word that matches the definition. When BINGO is called, the student must read the word and give the definition before it is counted.

Note: This can be used as an assessment tool.