Printable games for kids

I Spy!


a flahcard game for kids learning English


game instructions

This flashcard game idea can be adapted to any language concept (in this case, to our Opposites topic). The instructions below are just a starting point to inspire you.


You can use this activity to teach vocabulary on a variety of topics. Depending on your preference, make your own flashcards or scroll down for our printables.


how to play

  • Hand out a set of flashcards to individual kids.
  • Say, for example, I spy something fast.
  • Students respond by holding up the correct card and naming the opposite, for example, I spy something slow.

more game ideas

Flashcards are great resources to play different learning games, such as matching, memory, drilling, guessing or indication activities. If you follow this link - Flashcard fun! - you will find lots of ideas and suggestions for using our cards in class or at home.


resources to download and print

To play this game, you can use our flashcard sets. You need Adobe Acrobat Reader to view and print them.