Bossy E Rule - Magic E Rule Phonics Game - Printable + Video Game

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Grade Levels
1st - 3rd, Homeschool
Formats Included
  • Zip
8 pages
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Magic E Rule - Bossy E Rule - CVC CVCV Rule - Silent E Rule Four in a Row

Whatever you know this rule as here is an engaging phonics game to make the exploring and getting to know how the rule works enjoyable.

There are 3 full color game boards as well as 3 low color versions of the game in this download. The low color versions of the game boards are ideal for sending home with students on Individual Literacy Plans or as a way to get parental involvement in homework.

This YouTube video outlines how to play this Phonics game --->
Teach Me to Play!

What You Need:

2 Players
1 Magic E Phonics Rule Game Board
1 Die
18 Counters of One Color
18 Counters of Another Color

How to Play:

1. Player One is the person with the longest hair.
2. Player One throws the die and notes the number thrown. Player One then chooses a word from the column with that number, states it clearly to Player Two and places a counters over it. e.g. If a 3 is thrown then any word from the 3 column can be covered.
3. Player Two then repeats Step 2
4. Play continues in this fashion until a player makes 4 in row either vertically, horizontally or diagonally.

How to Win:

Be the person who makes a line of 4 counters in a row either vertically, horizontally or diagonally.

Included in this Download:

8 Full Color Game Boards
8 Low Color Game Boards
1 PowerPoint Version with All the full color versions of the game boards for easy discussion and revision.

Words Covered in this Game Set:

Game One

can, cane, plan, plane, car, care, scrape, scrape, slat, slate, rat, rate, fat, fate, gap, gape, pal, pale, pan, pane,
mad, made, man, mane, past, paste, van, vane, cub, cube, cut, cute, quit, quite, run, rune

Game Two

cop, cope, dim, dime, fin, fine, glob, globe, not, note, pet, Pete, bit, bite, rid, ride, rip, ripe, shin, shine, slid, slide, slop, slope, strip, stripe, spin, spine, Tim, time, hid, hide, twin, twine, slim, slime

Game Three

bit, bite, pin, pine, cod, code, win, wine, tap, tape, hop, hope, sit, site, rod, rode, Sam, same, mat, mate, rat, rate, kit, kite, cap, cape, fad, fade, tub, tube, rob, robe, hat, hate, fin, fine


Please Note: This game is included in my MEGA BUNDLE! - The package includesALL the Math and Literacy games currently in my store PLUS every resource I create for the next YEAR for FREE!!! It's like a great classroom resource that just keeps on giving. :-)
CLICK HERE to see the Mother Load :-)
Total Pages
8 pages
Answer Key
Teaching Duration
Lifelong tool
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