Fireworks (July 4th or Memorial Day PowerPoint Game)

Celebrate our nations past while you warch the fireworks go off. Just in time for the Memorial Day or July 4th Holidays. An engaging game for the whole class! Behind one flag on each board is a fireworks icon. If a team answers a question correctly, they then guess behind which flag the fireworks are located. Once an individual or team finds the icon teacher clicks the icon to start a small fireworks display. No preparation required, just have a sheet of vocabulary or review questions in your hand and launch the game. 
(Whole Class Participation Game)

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Game Information

These presentation games will only function correctly on PowerPoint Version 2003 or higher for Windows. If you have an older version like Office 2000, or Office 97 you can still edit the games, however, in order to play them you will need to download the latest PowerPoint player below.

Step 1) Determine Your PowerPoint Version. If your version is older than 2002 then download the player below.
Step 2) Download PowerPoint Playerr (if necessary).

Please Note: *At present these templates have not been tested using the Macintosh operating system or Microsoft Office for Mac.

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Image of Fireworks Game
Image of Fireworks Game

Technical Support

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1. Read the Instructions. Each game has instructions needed for editing and playing the game located on this web site.

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3. Phone a Friend.If you are still having trouble with one of the games, I suggest you find a good PowerPoint or Excel user that you know and ask them to help you.

4. Search the Web. There are lots of good tutorials available on the web for Microsoft Office. For example, just do a Google search for PowerPoint tutorial. It is amazing what you will find.

5. Try another computer. Often times when you simply go to another computer and try to download or use the games you will find that the problem is not there.

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