Designed for grades 3-5, the CYBERCHASE
Lucky Star game show challenges kids to compete for top scores while building important math skills. This easy-to-install application engages students using the hugely popular characters from CYBERCHASE
and offers the following features:
- Motivational & Replayable Learning: 150 fun questions combine a mix of age-appropriate math and problem-solving to help students strengthen their skills in algebraic thinking, number and operations, geometry, measurement, and more.
- Think Pad: Students can represent their thinking as they solve problems on the Think Pad, a blank dropdown area that lets them use the SMART Board interactive whiteboard's pens to write directly into the game.
- Math Manipulatives: Lucky Star takes advantage of the SMART Board's touch screen interactivity by encouraging kids to manipulate objects on screen with their hands.
- Make Your Own Game Show: Drawing from a gallery of kids' favorite CYBERCHASE characters and props, you can make your own questions tailored to specific curricular needs.
How to Install and Play:
Follow these directions to download and install the software for the Lucky Star Game Show.
- Download the file "CyberchaseLuckyStarInstall.zip" to the computer on which you run your SMART NotebookTM software.
- Go to the place where you saved the file and "unzip" it. In Windows, right-click the file and choose "Extract All…" On a Mac, double-click the file.
- Find the file called "Cyberchase Lucky Star" -- a Gallery Collection Configuration file. Double-click to open it.
- In the window that opens, make sure the checkbox next to "Cyberchase Lucky Star" is checked in the list. Then, click "OK." This will install the Lucky Star Game Show in your SMART Notebook software.
- The next time you run SMART Notebook, "Cyberchase Lucky Star" will appear under the Gallery tab.
- Expand the folder for "Cyberchase Lucky Star" in the Gallery list. The subfolder called "Play Lucky Star" contains the game module that you can drag into a Notebook page to start playing right away.