Snakes and Ladders (Inspire Review Game)

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by MARK WEST 1/6/10

Snakes and Ladders (Review Game)

If you need a chapter review, this is like tic-tac-toe, except that it links to 30 questions, not just 9. The first page is the game board with links to 9 question pages, each question page linking to an answer page and each answer page linking back to the game baord. Download it, and change my content to your content with the text tool.

There are four colored pieces on the bottom to use as game markers. Use the die roller (one die) to advance a token - if the student gets the question right. I placed four tokens on the board so that you could divide your class into 2 or 3 or 4 teams.

I designed the board, which is 8 x 8 not 10 x 10 using the GNU Image Manipulation Program. For the snake and the ladder symbol, I used the public domain art of portable jim at

Here's the link to download the game. If that link gives you problems, here is a link to a zip archive of the flipchart.


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