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The Big Idea: Playing “I Spy” helps kids learn describing words, which adds to their expanding vocabulary.

“I Spy” Language Skills!

Building Language Skills Age 2 to 6 10 Min


Together, watch the video in which a mommy and her little boy play a fun game of “I Spy” in the supermarket.

Then, play a game of “I Spy” wherever you are! Invite kids to use three words to describe an object they see, for you to guess. Then you take a turn: You might use a word they don’t know, explain what it means, and try to keep using it.