Use HEIDI’S free printable Free Montessori Grammar Bingo Game to present lessons in the parts of speech.
The free AMC Montessori Grammar Bingo Game contains all of the directions, grammar symbol printouts, game cards, and free templates. You will even receive some bonus templates in Spanish. All of the work has been done for you.
The game is designed to be used with the Montessori’s Three Period Lesson. By using this method. your child will understand which grammar symbol corresponds with a given part of speech.
Before introducing the grammar extension exercises, make sure that your child has become familiarized with the game and feels comfortable playing it. Once this has been accomplished, begin to introduce the sentences that accompany the game and get ready to have some fun!
Use the game templates included with your free game .pdf download to create your own specialized Montessori grammar bingo game. Select a Summer 2008 Olympics theme, and then study the paragraphs enclosed with the game. Visit http://www.edgate.com/summergames to collect the Olympics facts you will need for the game.
Next, encourage your child to compose his own paragraph based on this Olympics theme. Using the Three Period Lesson, have him identify the parts of speech in each paragraph he composes.
Below, are some fun variations for children who are currently learning a second language.
First, using the free blank game templates enclosed with the game, create your own
unique foreign language Olympics bingo game. Again, use the Three Period Lesson and only reintroduce three parts of speech at a time. Your child will then attempt to select the appropriate corresponding grammar symbols to identify the parts of speech in the sentences composed.
Download the entire game by visiting http://www.amonco.org. Thank you for sending this in, Heidi!