Practice a Variety Of Literacy Skills with These Fun Back to School Themed Center Games!
Print, laminate and cut all cards and pieces to the activity. Worksheets associated with center game can be copied on regular copy paper. Directions to games are also located on each game card set. Note:
You can choose to do all the cards or you can use the cards with the skills you are working on at the time.
Resource Includes the Following:
✎ Back to School Beginning Sound Capital & Lowercase Letter Match
✎ Back to School Letter & Sound Mat
✎ Back to School Make a Word Game
✎ Back to School Sight Word Games
✎ Back to School Short Vowel Sounds Roll It! Read It! Words
✎ Back to School Short Vowel Sounds Roll It! Read It! Sentences
Back to School Beginning Sound Capital & Lowercase Letter Match:
Matching Game: Children match the pictures with the beginning sound capital & lowercase letter. Memory Game: Either use both letter cards or one letter card and the sound cards. Children can play this by placing the cards face down in rows. They take turns turning two cards over to see if the letter and sound match. If it does they keep both cards, if not they turn the cards back over and the next child has a turn. The person who has the most matches wins the game. Challenge: Memory game using all three cards in set to find and match.
Back to School Letter & Sound Mat:
Children can use these mats to help organize there letters and sound cards. Good resource for students who are just learning the letters and sounds or for those students who need visual aids.
Back to School Make a Word Game:
Children take a book (consonant, digraphs & consonant blends are provided) and put it in front of a backpack word chunk to make a word. Children can write word on paper or white board or use one of the 11 worksheets to go with this activity.
Back to School SightWord Games: WordGame:
Children place cards face down and take turns drawing a card. If student can read the word, they keep it, if they cannot they must put it back. If they draw a School or Pencil Sharpener Card follow its directions They must read all their cards, the person who has the most cards wins. Memory Game:
Make two sets of the word cards and children place the cards face down in rows. They take turns turning two cards over to see if they have matched the same words. If it does they keep both cards, if not they turn the cards back over and the next child has a turn. The person who has the most matches wins the game.
Back to School Short Vowel Sounds Roll It! Read It! Words & Sentences
: Two types of game cards with short vowel sounds words and sentences. Each game card has all the vowel sound words and sentences on the game card. There are10 game cards in total. Students roll one dice and read the words or sentences in the row they have rolled.
Kids have some back to school fun while learning their literacy skills!
✎ Back to School: Centers & Activities
✎ Back to School Picture Match Game Freebie
✎ Back to School Letter & Sound Match Game
✎ Back to School Build a Word Center Game
✎ Back to School Number, Ten Frame & Number Word Match Game