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Scavenger Hunt

Developed by

Kara Johnstone - New Frontiers School Board


To activate prior knowledge developed during a previous meeting (see [Meeting #1 - Lead Data Teams in Secondary Schools](


A scavenger hunt to identify terms and ideas learned/discussed during Meeting #1.

Context For Use

Following the introduction of Data Teams and PLCs, use this as an opening activity.


  • Knowledge activation


  •  This activity was used with a group of 10 people. Participants were asked to approach a partner and ask him or her to answer one question, after which the respondent initialed that question.
  •  A scavenger hunt is a valuable way to review information, while simultaneously allowing group members to become acquainted and "break the ice".
  • This activity should take no more than 10 minutes.

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