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A board game with cards for kids to learn English vocabulary related to shopping.

how to play the game

This is a Super Bee board game with cards for 2-4 players (or teams) to learn and practise English vocabulary related to shopping.

preparation

Print out a game board and cards. If you want, you can stick the printout onto the heavy paper. Laminate for future use.
Cut out the individual cards, fold them and glue. Learn more how to prepare our double-sided cards (pdf).

Before playing the game revise or pre-teach the names of all the items on the playing cards.


how to play

  • Put question cards in three piles ( a yellow pile, a green pile, and a blue pile) face down.
  • Take a turn by flipping a coin (heads = move 1 space; tails = move 2 spaces).
  • When you land on
    a yellow square - pick up a card from the yellow pile, read a question and answer it. Each correct answer gains one yellow point;
    a green square - pick up a card from the green pile, read a question and answer it. Each correct answer gains two green points;
    a blue square - pick up a card from the blue pile, read a question and answer it. Each correct answer gains three blue points.
  • If you are right, don't move. Write down your score. At the end of the game, add them up for your total score.
  • If you are wrong, move back one space.
  • The player with the highest score is the winner.

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