2 or more
Daisy the snail: (-ee-, -ai-, -y-, -oa-, -i-e-)
Jake the snake : (-ea-, -ay-, -igh-, -ea-, -oo-, -a-e-)
Counters and dice
it in turns to roll the dice and move around the board.
words with particular long vowel phonemes (see rules
collect a word, players must say it out loud and write
first player to collect their set number of words
and land on Finish wins!
Before playing, children could write out a 'score sheet',
heading columns with the vowel sounds they need to collect
Before reaching Finish players collect one word of each
long vowel sound (5 - 6 words). Players go backwards from
Finish if they don't have the full set.
Before reaching Finish, players collect 4 -ea- and 4 -oo-
words. ( or vary the sounds to suit). Players go backwards
from Finish if they don't have the full set.
When a player lands on a word, the next player must think
of a word with the same sound (preferably one which isn't
already on the board). All players should write this word
down. If they can't think of a word, they miss a turn.
the first player to reach Finish wins!