Each text is accompanied by a list of word types. First, compile a list of words that fits the descriptions given.
This game is funnier if you write your list of words before reading the text.
Read the text, adding your word choices into the blank spaces.
adjective – a word that describes what something is like e.g. shiny, green, explosive, wild
adverb – a word that describes how something is done e.g. quickly, loudly, happily, lazily
exclamation – something you might shout out e.g. ouch! wow! zoo-wee-mama! jeepers!
noun – a word that names something e.g. cat, raindrop, tree, blanket
verb – a word that describes an action e.g. eat, laugh, explore, create
Now you’re ready to pick a story and get started. Let’s play!