Team Tag Vocabulary

All Ages

Dramatic Arts/Theater


World Languages

The game starts with finding an alphabet & then a numeral and students make words starting with the alphabet and have as many alphabets as the numeral

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August 23, 2017


  • Collaboration
  • Communication
  • Critical Thinking

Learning Objectives

  • The students learn to remember and make words
  • Spellings and phonics are learnt & practiced

Guiding Ideas

The teacher can create as many alphabets and numerals in combination and use the numerals for no. of alphabets in  a word/ no.of words to be made/ no.of minutes to make maximum words. It could be a combination of any of those. This can be an individual or group activity.

Student Activities

  • The group of students sit down with a pen/pencil & a paper.
  • They start playing the game and the first student finds the alphabet and numeral.
  • That student tags the next one to continue the game and so on.
  • The stent who has found a particular set of alphabet & numeral starts penning down their list of words and has the time until they are re tagged by the last member of the group who is finding their alphabet.


Performance Expectations

The students enjoy this game and learn to recollect words that they know or make new ones.

They use phonics to come up with the correct spellings

It provides a self dictation for the children.


  • Collaboration
  • Communication
  • Critical Thinking

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