Snail

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snail

 

 

Elements of the game

  • Toy snail
  • Illustrated storyline strips for attaching to the snail's neck

 

Aims of the game:

Intellectual

  • Inventing step-by-step, interesting stories
  • Describing pictures
  • Developing mental activity
  • Increasing attention span
  • Reinforcing memory
  • Developing logical skills

Educational

Grammar

  • Simple present and simple past tenses
  • Sentence building (interrogative, affirmative, negative forms) using these tenses
  • Use of strong verbs (have/had, make/made)

Vocabulary

  • Regular and strong verbs; nouns, pronouns, adjectives

Results/Teaching outcome

Psychological/cultural

This game is foremost about developing and strengthening memory. It also encourages logic skills. Players will understand how to build sequential stories with a beginning, middle and end - and a moral. The game also teaches patience and unhurried, step by step expression of a point of view, following a clear storyline.