Players roll a die to see how many spaces to move on the game board.
If the player can read the word (or letter) and use it in a sentence (optional), the player can stay on that space. If you land on a ladder, move up to the space on which the ladder ends. If you land on a chute, slide down it.
These board games utilizes the Dolch sight word list. The Dolch sight word list is 220 of the most frequently used words. The first 25 words are typically for Kindergarten. The next 100 are usually for first graders. The remaining 100 are for second graders. Many of these words cannot be sounded out and therefore must be memorized. In addition, these are words that students must be able to read and write quickly.
This in class or at home game supports classroom learning by practicing these high frequency sight words.
BONUS: Plus a blank board for you to add your own words.