|Word Ending Block Game
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|This game is great for children who are learning basic phonics and early reading skills. Children
match up letter blocks to word-ending blocks to create new words. Keeping score for each
assembled word makes this a fun and engaging activity for multiple children.
Start painting your blocks.
colored paints which are
complementary to black marker
showing through. (We also used a
Choose how many blocks you want
for your game. We are using 6
word ending blocks, and 3 letter
Since we have three different colors
we're going to paint each color on
the two sides opposite each other.
Ad your final color. Your blocks
should now look pretty cute!
Write a different word ending on
each face of the cube.
Write different consonants on each
of the blocks. It took three blocks
to get most of the letters (no X, Q
or Z in our game)
|Time to Play!
Have children shake the cubes and
roll for their turn. Then have them
arrange the blocks to make as
many words as they can. As
children form the words, let them
add up their score. If they miss a
word you can help them too!
If you like you can store your game
in these handy wooden crates from
the Dollar Tree!
|Step by Step Instructions
Wooden Cubes (craft store)
Acrylic Paint & Brush
We found these great boards at the
Dollar Tree that work perfectly for a