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Make Your Own Bingo Words Game
Make Your Own Bingo Words Game

What a fun way for school kids to learn their sight words. Bingo words is fun to play whilst kids learn to read the words they need to recognise by sight.

Just enter the list of words to appear in the bingo game, one per line. Then press MAKE BINGO. A window will appear with the components of your bingo game. Print the window and cut out the components.

The bingo game consists of a list of words, followed by the game cards that contain those words. Cut out each individual word from the list of words and place them all face down on the table. The bingo caller will pick them up one by one and say the word. Cut out the game cards and give one to each player. You can read through each word on each player's card so that they become familiar with those words (which is the point of playing this game as far as you are concerned, whereas your children are playing for fun!) For each word picked up by the bingo caller, the players will look at their game cards to see if they have that word on their card. When they do, the player marks that spot on their card. The first player to have all the words marked on their game card will call out 'BINGO!' and wins the game.

We've entered some words for you to get you started, but you can enter your own.

  Enter the words to appear in your own bingo game,
one word per line :
Number of bingo games to print  : 
Columns per game  : 
Rows per game  : 

Are you a school teacher? Then enter your spelling word list for the week each week, print out 30 bingo cards, and have a fun bingo game in class.

Are you a parent or caregiver? Then let us share some of the words that we have been practising at home playing fun bingo games that actually reinforce spelling words : my, brother, sister, is, silly, has, a, funny, face, big, ears. Actually, just deciding which words to put into the personalized bingo game and typing those words in is a good spelling exercise.

You can also make bingo games in order to practise numbers. For example, if your child is having trouble counting up from a thousand and needs practise telling the difference between hundreds and thousands, then here are some numbers you could put in a bingo game : 704, 7004, 740, 7040, 7400, 7440, 7444, 512, 5012, 5120, 845, 854, 458, 485, 548, 584, 504, 508, 844, 488.

...parenting tip of the moment

Gestalt processors, usually called right brained, are able to take in the big image, feel the emotional connections, access intuitive understanding and need to learn kinesthetically through movement. In art, music, dance and sports they access the passion, movement and big picture - all elements which are crucial to creativity...

Gestalt learners more than logic learners are affected by the early push, between ages 5 and 7, to learn linear functions both in language and math. These children begin to judge themselves as "dumb" and develop "learned helplessness."...

Gestalt learners have to struggle to make it through our educational system. I believe Albert Einstein was a gestalt learner. His early academic failures are legendary, and he frequently referred in later life to his reliance on visual imagery rather than linear logic. "The words of the language," he said, "as they are written and spoken, do not seem to play any role in my mechanisms of thought. The psychical entities which seem to serve as elements in thought are certain signs and more or less clear images which can be voluntarily reproduced or combined." Fortunately, he sought out holistic learning situations that fed his curiosity and lust for understanding.

quoted from "Smart Moves: Why Learning Is Not All In Your Head" by Carla Hannaford, pages 184-185

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