Hi Everyone! Do you know your U.S. Presidents? How well do you know your history? In this game, students will be able to demonstrate their knowledge on historical facts and identity attributes of 13 United States Presidents.
I have been been playing SMART SPOONS with the students in my classroom since 2004. I love this game and decided to modify it for my students to help perfect their skills. I have shared this edutainment game over the years with teachers all throughout the country. I am so excited that so many teachers have embraced this idea and made it their own.
This resource contains a standard 52 card deck with 2 bonus cards for fun! Just as in the normal spoons game, there are 13 sets of 4 matches. The goal for your learners is to obtain a match of 4 card attributes of the same presidents. INSTRUCTIONS, an ANSWER KEY, and a BLACK AND WHITE version are included. (30 pages)
I call this game SMART SPOONS because students have to use critical thinking skills to correctly match each set. There are some equivalencies developed to really provide rigor in the classroom.
The Smart Spoons is trademark pending. The trademark application is in its final stages at the United States Patent and Trademark Office.