Find Someone Who

This activity involves learners by asking them to try to find someone in the class who matches a description or knows certain information.  It can be used to practice new vocabulary, to activate background knowledge, or to review concepts.  You can also use it as a “getting to know you” activity to build community in the classroom. Students enjoy the mobility and sociability of the strategy.

     

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Find Someone Who Elementary

Click here for a checklist template of Find Someone Who. Write in the concepts you want students to think about to help activate prior knowledge.

 

*For elementary, this template should only be used in Grades 2-5.

Find Someone Who List Elementary Find Someone Who List and Answers Elementary

is checklist template of Find Someone Who adds an “answer” line for students to write in the answers provided by each person they find.

 

*For elementary, this template should only be used in Grades 2-5.

Find Someone Who Secondary

To use Find Someone Who in a bingo format, fill out this template.

 

*Appropriate for all grade levels. For primary grades, use pictures instead of words.

Find Someone Who List Secondary Find Someone Who List and Answers Secondary Find Someone Who List Spanish Find Someone Who Spanish

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