AbstractThe objective of this classroom activity is to assess and reinforce basic concepts and terminology relating to gender through an interactive game: gender bingo. The bingo game is set up where instructors read definitions aloud and students match them to the new vocabulary word on a 5x5 bingo sheet. This activity includes an Excel file that generates four...
- Subject Area(s):
- Sex and Gender
- Resource Type(s):
- Class Activity
- Class Level(s):
- Any Level
- Class Size(s):
Usage Notes•Time: approximately 10-15 minutes
•Materials: Bingo Excel file, printed bingo sheets, definitions sheet, random number generator (see link below)
The attached Excel file contains a macro that allows instructors to customize, randomize, and print four small bingo sheets at a time. There are 24 cells on a bingo sheet and thus...
Learning Goals and Assessments
- To assess and reinforce memory of gender-related terms and definitions.
- As gender bingo as essentially an exercise in memory recall, it can be used to assess students’ knowledge of vocabulary terms while simultaneously aiding long-term memory retention of the terms. See Detailed Usage Notes for more details.