Encourage fun and active engagement while building academic skills during October and the Halloween season with this language structure matching card game. This game is suitable for a wide spectrum of learners including students who benefit from OG instruction and academic language therapy. It emphasizes awareness of word structure and common holiday terms. Game play can be adapted easily for student participation by term selection and partner play. By matching cards to make English words and phrases associated with the Halloween season, students compete to win in this motivating game.
Preparation of game: Print the playing cards on card stock. Print the candy corn card sets on the front of the paper and the black and white pattern on the reverse side of the paper. Cut the cards out and into thirds following the dotted lines provided on the cards. Laminate the cards if desired.
Object of the game: Make common three-part terms with the cards. Be the first to complete three, three-card matches, and discard a final card to win.
This product includes:
Instructions for the game
Key for the matching terms
90 syllable and word cards that match to create 30 terms related to the season
This game is appropriate for use in group instruction, centers, reading groups and many instructional settings. It requires little preparation, is easy to learn, and can be adjusted for time constraints easily.
It is suitable for use by:
English, reading and language arts teachers
Reading and language specialists
Individuals working with students to promote academic learning and skills
My students love this game, and I love it, too! They love it because it provides novelty and active engagement in a fun format. I love it because it encourages students to participate, pay attention, improve language skills and interact with classmates in a positive and constructive manner.
Other critical and foundational skill games from SK Designs include:
Listen, Read, and Follow Directions
Mind Sprints II
Mind Sprints Sample
Mind Sprints I
Seasonal Fun Series
Autumn Fun Skill Builder
Winter Fun Skill Builder
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