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Finger Twist Up - Phonics Game

PDF | 11 pages|Grades: 1 - 3

A fun, engaging board game to consolidate students’ understanding of blends and sounds.

In this Twister inspired phonics game, students use their knowledge of initial blends and final sounds to build words using their fingers. The winner is the person that is able to make the most words.

An empty card has been included so that you can use your own blends!

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    Beth Ann Green

    Is it possible to be sent a “plain” board so we can change the sounds?

    Beth Ann Green · Jan 16th, 2020


    Good morning Beth Ann. We loved your idea so much we immediately updated this resource to include a blank card. You can find it on page 10 of the resource. Thank you so much for the suggestion, and please continue to let us know how we can improve our resources! We love it! Have a great day.

    Natalie · Jan 16th, 2020

    Resource Updates

    • We have added in a blank blend card for you to create your own game board for your students.

      Addition by Natalie Jan 15th, 2020

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