Youngsters Writing Sport with Sand and Seashells



Summer season is an ideal time to make a recreation utilizing out of doors gadgets. This children writing recreation with sand and seashells is certain to be an enormous hit and preserve your youngster studying all summer time lengthy.

Right here’s tips on how to play. 

Kids Writing Game from the book 100 Fun and Easy learning Games for Kids

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In our guide 100 FUN  & EASY LEARNING GAMES FOR KIDS we wished to create video games utilizing gadgets that youngsters are naturally drawn to.  Sand and seashells are one among my children favourite issues to discover when they’re exterior.  

We even made a sight word game with shells from our adventures final summer time. For this recreation children collect some sand and shells to create a writing recreation.

It’s good for working towards sight phrases to keep away from summer time slide or to follow writing letters to get them prepped for Kindergarten and Preschool.

Right here’s the way you make and play my recreation known as Phrases within the Sand which you could find on on Web page 62 in our guide.


Kids Writing Game with sand and seashells by Kim Vij

Youngsters Writing Sport with Sand and Seashells

Discover hidden phrases on seashells within the sand to encourage your youngster to study to learn. Gamers rapidly memorize every phrase by writing it into the sand in a texture-rich expertise. This multi-sensory recreation helps to interact youngsters’s senses as they study their sight phrases.

Focus Talent: figuring out and writing sight phrases


  • Everlasting black marker
  • Seashells
  • Sand
  • 2 plastic containers or trays

Instructions to Make Youngsters Writing Sport

1. Write sight phrases onto seashells.

2. Place the seashells in a single container.

3. Place sand within the second container or tray.

Instructions to Play Youngsters Writing Sport

1. Gamers take turns pulling seashells from the container.

2. As soon as they’ve chosen them, gamers determine the phrase and write it within the sand container.

3. Proceed to play till all of the phrase seashells are found and written within the sand.

Sport Variations

In our guide 100 FUN & EASY LEARNING GAMES FOR KIDS we share 3 variations for each recreation within the guide .  We wish to be certain when you create a recreation it would final.  Right here’s the three which are featured within the guide.

  • Create letters within the sand for youthful gamers to find and write.
  • Kind phrases from letter shells within the sand and write them within the sand container.
  • Write numbers on the shells for gamers to find and write.

Youngsters Writing Video games

Conserving children writing all summer time lengthy is so necessary to assist them keep their expertise that they’ve labored on all college 12 months lengthy.  Plus it would give little ones extra confidence as they begin college too.  

You might even prolong this recreation to working towards tips on how to use cursive to your older children, belief me they want follow as they don’t obtain the teachings that all of us obtained in class as a lot.  

Right here’s all of our writing activities for kids at The Educators’ Spin On It.

100 Enjoyable & Simple Studying Video games for Youngsters

You’ll want to seize a replica of our new book to additionally see a number of extra methods to study exterior with! Right here’s a pair to flag within the guide for ocean theme enjoyable this summer time.

  • Squirt the Letter Fish Web page 23
  • Phrase Household Seashore Ball Toss Web page 45
  • Thriller Phrases with Sand Web page 75
  • Storytelling Seashells Web page 78

You possibly can study extra about our new guide and the place’s it’s obtainable by clicking on this link.


100 Enjoyable and Simple Studying Video games for Youngsters: Educate Studying, Writing, Math and Extra With Enjoyable Child Actions is right here! We can’t wait to share it with you our academic guide for fogeys and lecturers of kids ages 3-7.

In our guide we’ve got a whole chapter creating for educating children about each handwriting and story writing with children.  All tremendous straightforward and enjoyable in an effort to spend time collectively enjoying when you’re sneaking in studying too.

Might your summer time be stuffed with enjoyable video games and actions that your children will love!



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