The object of the game is to drag the letter tiles from the letter bank and drop them into the blank boxes on the game board to correctly spell a word. You and your students can select the question mark in the Word Builder game for game-specific instructions.
Word Builder Game at a Glance
|Word Builder Game Legend||Description|
|1. Help button (?)||Access game-specific instructions.|
|2. Timer||View how long it takes to complete a game. The game becomes more challenging if a time limit is set.|
|3. Speaker||Use to listen to the word that needs to be spelled.|
|4. Game board||Drop letter tiles into the blank boxes.|
|5. Play Again button||
Reset the round you are currently playing.
Note: Select any letter tile to start the game.
|6. Check Answers button||
Check to see if the letter tiles are correctly placed.
Note: A star appears and the next round is available when all letter tiles are correctly placed. Incorrect placed letter tiles go back to the Letter bank.
|7. Letter bank||
Use to listen to a description.
Drag and drop the letter tile into a blank box.
|8. Next or Previous Round button||Access the next or previous round of the game. The button lights up and becomes active when a round is completed.|
How to play the Word Builder game
- Click the Speaker icon to listen to the word that needs to be spelled.
- Drag and drop the letter tiles into the blank boxes to spell the word.
For Touch Screen users
Touch a letter tile on the screen with your finger and drag the letter tile into a blank box on the game board then remove your finger from the screen to drop the letter tile.