Encourage fun and active engagement while building critical thinking and important academic skills during October and the Halloween season with these 88 vocabulary cards and the game and activity materials provided in this product. Important academic skills including attention to detail, on-task behavior, vocabulary, writing, reading, grammar, spelling skills and learning fun are encouraged by this product. It includes instructions/materials for 6 games/activities and 88 word cards suitable for the skill-building and engaging activities as well as fluency and vocabulary work. The games/activities and skills addressed are:
Batty Mimes - vocabulary expansion, dramatic play, nonverbal communication, interpretation
1-2-3-Boo! - spelling, listening and following directions
Dueling for Dynamic Duos - vocabulary development, critical thinking, analysis, creativity, visual memory, classifying
Jumping Jack-o-Lanterns! - vocabulary development, listening, spelling
Spooks and Spirits - creative thinking, written composition skills
Creepy Quiet A B C, Do It Quick as 1 2 3 - cooperative learning, following directions, alphabetizing
The words on the flash cards are related to October and Halloween. The cards include a variety of parts of speech. Some of the words can be combined to form compound words. Some are singular and some are plural. Some are synonyms and antonyms. The product provides instructions/materials for 6 activities that can be completed using these word cards, and the cards may be used for other activities as well.
This product includes:
Instructions and templates for 6 games/activities
88 Halloween vocabulary cards, black and white, ready to print with fun borders
It is appropriate 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 these games and activities, and I love them, too! They love them because they get them up and actively engaged while having fun. I love them because the activities encourage them to participate and pay attention while fostering their academic growth.
Other critical and foundational skill games from SK Designs include:
Listen, Read, and Follow Directions
Mind Sprints II
Mind Sprints Sample
Mind Sprints I
It is our sincere desire to provide products that help students soar and to provide teachers with instructional materials that address important academic skills. Thank you for downloading this product.