The Night Before Christmas! is a nonsense and CVC word game played to help children decode and recode CVC words.
This game also functions as a tool to help children determine the difference between real and nonsense words.
The Night Before Christmas! includes directions for one method of play, but could be adapted many ways.
Instructions for play
63 real CVC word cards
63 nonsense CVC word cards
9 "Christmas Day!" specialty cards
9 "Ah! The Grinch!" specialty cards
9 "Cookie Bonus!" specialty cards
9 "Oh No! A Lump of Coal!" specialty cards