Spreag an Ghaeilge le spraoi agus teicneolaíocht! Make Gaeilge come alive in your classroom with these exciting new Bia Senior Level Boom Cards ™️ designed by Múinteoir Grace. You will receive 5 unique interactive games with 120 digital task cards based on the Bia theme (food as Gaeilge).
Class Level- The Boom Cards are most suitable for 3rd – 6th classes.
Please watch the video preview and view the pictures above for a greater insight and to assess whether they are suitable for the needs of your class.
What are Boom Cards? ™️
They are digital task cards and interactive games played on a website called Boom Learning. The cards are self-correcting and have been teacher approved meaning no correction is required. The cards are designed for use with internet enabled devices such as laptops, phones and i-pads. You must be connected to the internet to play and can play on any internet enabled device. Boom Cards ™️ can be used in the classroom to reinforce learning and can also be assigned to remote learning platforms. FastPlay allows the children in your class to play immediately through a link without the need for logins or setting up student accounts. Only the teacher must set up an account. There are free and paid options. All instructions are simple and included in a comprehensive teacher’s guide in your download.
Bia Cluiche 1 Vocabulary Development – You will receive 30 unique boom cards designed to reinforce children’s learning as Gaeilge on the theme of Bia (food). Cluiche 1 helps children to identify and revise key Bia vocabulary. They also develop comprehension skills by reading sentences as Gaeilge and selecting the correct answer based on the visual cues. Instructions are included for the children.
Bia Cluiche 2 Vocabulary Development – You will receive 30 unique boom cards designed to reinforce children’s learning as Gaeilge on the theme of Bia (food as Gaeilge). This game is interactive and focuses on skills such as reading as Gaeilge, matching and digital literacy. In Cluiche 2 children read the phrase and match it to the correct visual.
Bia Cluiche 3 Ba Mhaith Liom… – You will receive 20 unique boom cards designed to reinforce children’s learning as Gaeilge on the theme of Bia (food). Cluiche 3 is a drag and drop activity game where children read an order from a customer and drag and drop the suitable food onto the table or counter. This is a great game for reinforcing “ba mhaith liom” and ordering food and develops children’s reading and comprehension skills as Gaeilge.
Bia Cluiche 4 Pirimid an Bhia – Cluiche 4 is based on the context of Pirimid an Bhia (The Food Pyramid) as Gaeilge. Children are provided with information and prompted to answer questions based on The Food Pyramid as Gaeilge by selecting the correct answer. This is a wonderful game for developing children’s reading and comprehension skills as Gaeilge.
An Cháisc Cluiche 5 Líon na Bearnaí – You will receive 20 unique boom cards designed to reinforce children’s learning on the theme of Bia. Cluiche 5 is the most advanced game where children view a visual and type the word as Gaeilge. This is a great way to reinforce vocabulary from the previous games and provides a fun way for children to practice their Bia spellings.
In this pack you will receive a teacher’s guide on how to start playing Boom Cards ™️ and the set up is hassle free. Simply assign the link included to students and off they go! The cards are self-correcting meaning they do not need to be corrected by a teacher. The games included cover skills such as word recognition, reading, writing, comprehension and vocabulary reinforcement. The games include a mixture of matching pictures to words, drag and drop, multiple choice and líon na bearnaí belonging to the picture related to Bia. The games gradually increase in difficulty from basic to more advanced and 120 task cards are included! I hope my new digital activities will inspire a huge grá for Gaeilge in our modern age! Míle buíochas, Múinteoir Grace.