Printable games for kids

How Old Are You?


a board game for kids learning English


game instructions

This is a board (grid) game adapted from Noughts and Crosses to learn and practise talking about age in English.


preparation

Print out a game grid and markers. If you want, you can stick the printout onto the heavy paper. Laminate for future use.


how to play

This is a grid game adapted from Noughts and Crosses, designed for 2 players (or teams) Your aim is to make a line of three: horizontally, diagonally or vertically.

  • When you choose a square, make a question about the picture in the square, then answer. For example, Top right. Three. How old are you? I am three.
  • If you are right, place your sun or star marker on the game board.
  • If you are wrong, it is the other team's turn.
  • The first team to make a line of three, wins the game.

resources to download and print

Our printables are in pdf format. To download them, you will need Adobe Acrobat Reader.