Grade K-2

Addition Game to 10 or 20 – Tic-Toc-Ten

May 3, 2012
Addition Game for numbers 10 and 20

  Download the template here. Students need to roll the die and place the number rolled into the grid with the goal of adding the numbers vertically, horizontally or diagonally to equal 10 or 20. The game is for primary and elementary school students who need to be challenged and extended with adding numbers to [...]

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Shapes Shake-Up Game

April 23, 2012

This shape game focuses on two dimensional shapes or polygons. Children need to roll the die to collect sticks (sides) they use the sticks to create completed shapes out of. It’s for younger students in early years and grades 1-2. It can be played with toothpicks, match sticks or popsicle sticks, anything similar to these [...]

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Blending Word Blender Game

April 18, 2012

  Download Blending Word Blender. This learning game focuses on blending words using ‘at’ (like in bat, cat, mat, that and sat) and ‘og’ (like in dog, log, frog and cog). Players need to move their counter around the board and collect letters to blend together and make different words with. It’s for young primary [...]

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Small Numbers Addition Game – Complete Me

April 13, 2012

This game is for teaching addition using small numbers less than 20. It is for primary and elementary school children in the early years. The game can be played with a teacher and a class or in pairs between two students or an adult playing with a child. Even two adults could play the game [...]

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Logical Thinking Game – Numbers Race

April 6, 2012

A playing card game for primary and elementray school students where students need to move their counter and flip over all of their cards. They move a counter along the cards by the number they have just landed on. The game is great to teach counting and about how to think logically and strategically.   [...]

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Spatial Awareness Game – Slide

April 4, 2012
Spatial Awareness Game - Slide Set Up

A simple game to help students think and ahead and use their spatial awareness. This game is for primary and elementary school students and can be played in pairs. Students can play with each other or a parent could play with their child. Children need to think about how they can move their card from [...]

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Basic Addition Game – Six Up

March 2, 2012
Addition Game - Six Up

This fun learning game can be played in pairs with two students or between a student and an adult. It’s a basic addition and counting on game using playing cards for primary school and elementary school students. I hope you and your kids enjoy playing it and feel free to modify it to suit your [...]

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Simple Addition Game – Crossroads

March 1, 2012
Simple Addition Game - Crossroads

This simple addition game uses playing cards and can be played by two to four players. It’s a learning game for Primary and Elementary school students in grades K-2 and teaches counting on and addition of numbers 10 and below. Learning Outcomes: Addition Counting on Doubling   Required Material: A deck of cards 4 counters [...]

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Alphabet Playing Cards

February 24, 2012

A full deck of alphabet playing cards with 2 of each letter of the alphabet printed on them. These cards can be used to play traditional card games such as Snap, Go Fish, Memory as well as a range of games you will find on this website. Steps Download the alphabet cards and print them [...]

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Movement Game – Remote Control

February 24, 2012

A fun game to teach young students movement skills and listening skills. The game can also be adapted to teach different areas of the curriculum.   Learning outcomes: Listening skills Word or shape recognition   Required Material: Whiteboard Whiteboard marker   Aim of the game: To mime an action to the instructions of the teacher; [...]

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