Tina from Kidz Activities is joining us today with a free printable game for kids for you. It is really cute and I hope you enjoy it.
Do you remember playing Bingo? Maybe you played this as a kid or at charity events. It’s such a popular game and it can be quite fun and exciting.
So we thought of creating a simpler version of the original Bingo game for preschoolers. Here’s one that’s perfect for kids between the ages 3-5. Make sure to print your copy of this cars and trucks bingo game created by Kidz Activities!
Be sure to see our other printable games as well while you are here. They are in our activities for boys section of the site.
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Free Printable Cars and Trucks Bingo Game
This is a fun play based learning game that you can play with your kids. There are several different bingo cards as well as calling cards so you can play the game.
I’m sure your kids who love vehicles will just love this one!
What do kids learn by playing bingo?
Kids learn to match objects. Perceiving the similarities and differences of an object helps preschoolers categorize things according to their color, shape, size or function.
They learn logic. Matching is a mind exercise. It helps a child use logic, which helps with academic learning.
They learn to use their words so to speak, which encourages verbal communication.
Kids learn to take turns and interact with others in a fun way.
Kids learn to focus and playing games lengthens their attention span as they are encouraged to finish the game.
How to Play Bingo
Number of Players: This Cars and Trucks Bingo Game can be played by 2-4 players.
Give out one Bingo card to each player.
Turn the Bingo calling cards upside down and mix them up.
The youngest player picks a Bingo calling card.
All players then check to see if the chosen calling card exactly matches an object on their own Bingo card.
Those with a match put a marker on the matching object. The game continues on with the 2nd youngest player, and so on.
Bingo Materials Needed
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Pages 1-4 are the Bingo cards, given to each player.
Pages 5-6 are the Bingo calling cards. Cut along the lines.
Then laminate your cards and calling cards for durability. (optional)
Markers – which could be anything you have at home – buttons, toy coins or even a pack of M&Ms! Or if you want to get more official, try these!
Ways to Win
The first player to form a line (vertical, horizontal or diagonal) wins.
With older kids, you can also continue on for a blackout Bingo, which means that the first person to get all the objects in their Bingo card wins!
This is the perfect game for preschoolers to play at home or in preschool.
It could be a great activity for a Cars birthday party too! Kids have fun and learn at the same time.
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