Indoor Games for Kids

Guessing Game

Guessing game challenges kids to describe objects without using their actual names. This indoor memory game tests kids' ability to remember and name simple items. For hours of fun, follow the steps below.

What You'll Need:

  • Magazines
  • Glue
  • 3 x 5 index cards
  • Box

Play this game with a partner.

Step 1: Find photos of simple objects such as dogs, cats, cereal boxes, and baseballs in an old magazine.

Step 2: Cut them out, and glue them on 3 x 5 cards.

Step 3: Put the cards in a box, and mix them up.

Step 4: Take a card from the box, and say words that describe the object without saying what the object is. See how long it takes your friend to guess what object you're trying to describe. Then it's your turn to guess!

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