Literacy Games

Language and Literacy Games

On this page you will find our collection of high quality language and literacy games. These writing games help develop individual writing components such as: parts of speech- nouns, verbs and adjectives; prepositions; figurative language (ie. similes, metaphors, hyperbole, onomatopoeia and more); punctuation and homophones. Print, laminate and off you go!

All games are easy to play, easy to set up and most require nothing more than counters and dice!

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Parts of Speech Fairy Tale Game (New!)

Use knowledge of nouns, verbs and adjectives to place four counters in a row.

Need: counters, game cards cut out

Skill/s: Nouns, verbs & adjectives

Nouns, Verbs, Adjectives Game

Reach the finish by identifying nouns, verbs and adjectives.

Need: dice, counters

Skill/s: Nouns, verbs & adjectives

 

 

prepositions board game printable

preposition game picture match
Preposition Race

Reach the finish line by using the correct prepositions in the sentences!

Need: dice, counters

Skill/s: Prepositions

Preposition Picture Match

Race to the finish, matching the correct prepositions to the pictures on the game board.

Need: dice, counters

Skill/s: Prepositions

 

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Similes and Metaphors Game

 

Move around the game board, identifying similes and metaphors.

Need: dice, counters, game cards cut out, answer key

Skill/s: Similes & metaphors

Figurative Language Bump

A Figurative Language take on 4 in a row! Practise identifying different types of figurative language.

Need: counters, game cards cut out

Skill/s: Similes, metaphors, personification, alliteration, oxymoron, hyperbole, idioms, onomatopoeia

 

homophones game punctuation game
Homophone Hunt

Reach the finish line by identifying the correct homophone in the sentences!

Need: dice, counters, game cards cut out

Skill/s: Homophones

Punctuation Pass!

Race to the end of the game board, working out which punctuation is needed in the game cards. Full stops, capital letters, commas, question marks, exclamation marks, speech marks.

Need: dice, counters, game cards cut out

Skill/s: Full stops, capital letters, commas, question marks, exclamation marks, speech marks.

 

 

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