Today was Game Day! But before Jeopardy, students did a skim, scan, and read of Our Iceberg Is Melting and picked out words / phrases they didn't know. Words that came up were: fearmongering, nitwit, dignified, jabbered, perhaps, foresee, steely, and sink (as in the verb—sink into something). The discussion over sink led to a discussion about on, in, and at.
Junior and Edwin were on a team together for Game Day jeopardy and they won! Students did a great job with jeopardy and were sufficiently challenged. Jeopardy is a great was to increase language time management skills and prep for end of quarter exams.