Practice beginning digraphs with this engaging phonics memory game for interactive whiteboards (SMARTBoard, Promethian, Mimio) and computers.
FANTASTIC FEATURE #1 – Many difficulty levels
Choose 8 cards (easy), 12 cards (medium), or 16 cards (hard).
Match pictures (easy), match words (medium), or match words to pictures (hard).
FANTASTIC FEATURE #2 – Over 40 words to practice
Forty-two words are included that are grouped by digraph. Choose one digraph to practice or choose them all. The digraphs are: ch, ph, sh, th and wh.
FANTASTIC FEATURE #3 – Ten fun themes
The game includes ten themes so that you can play it all year round! The themes are: Thanksgiving, Christmas, Winter, Valentine’s Day, St. Patrick’s Day, Spring, Halloween, Superhero, Pirate and Western.
FANTASTIC FEATURE #4 – Play as a group or individually
Play on the whiteboard as a class split into two teams, or play with two players on a computer or whiteboard, or play as a single player on a computer.
This game is designed to be projected onto your SMARTBoard, Promethian, Mimio or Interactive Whiteboard. It is also a perfect game to set up on a computer workstation for students to play independently or in twos.
This game was designed with Flash technology so that it will run on any PC or Mac computer without the need for specific software. It runs in your default free internet browser program.
Please download my free Penguin Waddle Race
game and play it on your computer to ensure that your browser can run games in this format.
How to Play
– Divide the class into two teams: red and blue. Teams take turns trying to match cards and score the most points.
Student vs. Student
– two students play the game on a computer workstation or on the whiteboard.
– start the game on a computer workstation and select the ‘1 player’ option. As the student masters the game, he/she can increase the difficulty to make the game more challenging.
The words included in this game are:
ch-: chair, cheese, cherry, chick, church, chalk, check, chest, chin
sh-: shadow, shark, shell, sheep, ship, shovel, shapes, shoe, shirt
th-: thief, thread, thorn, thumb, throne, thermos, think, three, thin
ph- & -ph: phone, photo, phantom, trophy, dolphin, elephant, gopher, graph
wh-: whale, wheel, whisker, whisk, wheat, whistle, whip, white
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