Thursday, May 1, 2014

Learning Through Games: Zingo and Zingo Sight Words

Zingo PictureSummary: The Zingo family of games work like bingo and each teaches different basic skills. These two focus on reading simple words.

Number of Players: 2 to 6

Recommended Age: 4+

Skills Addressed:
  • Early reading/phonics
  • Sounding out words
  • Spelling

Link to Learning:
  • Have students name the pictures/read the sight words before beginning the game.
  • Ask students to sound out words they don't recognize.
  • Tell students to identify all of their words beginning with a given letter.
  • Try turn-based play before advancing to a speed game.
  • Create a classroom version of the game with class words.

1 comment:

  1. I am very excited to read this blog because I am very fond of collecting this type of games which help babies to learn about counting numbers, Vocabulary, Spelling through the game. Thank you so much for sharing information about these games.