Buddhist Trivial Pursuit


Title: Buddhist Trivial Pursuit


Status: MODERATED


Grade Level: 6, 7, 8, High School, Young Adult, Adult


Keywords: General Buddhism, Game


Objective:

  • The student will solidify their understanding about Buddhist facts


Materials:

  • Buddhist Trivial Pursuit Materials (Attachment 1)
  • Questions List with Answers (Attachment 2)
  • Question Cards (Attachment 3)
  • Blank Question Cards (Attachment 4)
  • Actual Trivial Pursuit Gameboard

Preparation:

  • Print & cut out all the pieces.
  • If you wish to come up with your own questions, then you need to prepare the Question Cards as well using the Blank Question Cards.

Method:

  1. Opening Gassho
  2. Introduce the game
  3. Remind everyone the rules
  4. Play the game
  5. Closing Gassho

Evaluation:

  • The game itself can be used as an evaluation exercise for another preceding lesson.

Note:

The game is currently constituted as a game for 6th and up. However, it can be tailored to any age by changing the questions.

Author:

Seiju Terada, sterada.at.verizon. net, Orange Country Buddhist Church, 2015

Buddhist Trivial Pursuit Questions.docx
Buddhist Trivial Pursuit.docx
Trivial Pursuit Cards.pdf
trivial-pursuit-cards-BLANK.pdf