We like creating fun thematic units for kids. This makes learning fun!
In the spring, we like to learn with a bug theme.
These bug theme bingo cards fit right into any insect learning theme!
Scroll down to the bottom of the post to find more bug activities you can try in the classroom or home.
Add these math challenges to your list of fun math activities for kids!
MAKE MATH FUN WITH BUG THEME BINGO CARDS!
Kids will love learning and playing bingo with this bug-themed bingo game.
BUG BINGO GAME MATH ACTIVITY
This simple insect bingo game is the perfect spring math activity for kids from kindergarten through fifth grade.
For younger kids, simple rules of bingo will strengthen number recognition skills from 1-100. For older kids, try hiding the answer to each blank behind a math problem. For example, if the number is 35, state the answer as “What is 5 times 7?”
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WHAT YOU’RE LEARNING WITH THE BUG BINGO CARDS
The bug bingo game is a fun way to learn counting, number recognition, multiplication, addition, subtraction, greater than and less than, and any other basic math processes. The heart theme makes it all a lot more fun though!
What you’ll need for the bug bingo game:
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AmazonBasics Thermal Laminator250 Mixed 3/4-inch Bingo Chips by Royal Bingo SuppliesBig Foam Playing Dice (12 Pack)(Discontinued by manufacturer)Canon MX492 Wireless All-IN-One Small Printer with Mobile or Tablet Printing, Airprint and Google Cloud Print Compatible
- Bug bingo cards printable
- Printer and ink
- Laminator (optional, but helpful)
- Bingo counters
- Mini bug erasers
HOW TO SET UP THE BUG BINGO GAME
Print your bingo cards onto sturdy cardstock paper. If you laminate them, you can use them multiple times.
Cut apart the cards and give one to each child.
This set comes with 6 different versions of the card. If you’d like more cards than that, we have a full set of 30 bug bingo cards here.
Show the kids how to cover the numbers on their cards as they are called.
Decide what skill you want the kids to work on and build your bingo call numbers based on that.
The first child to fill in a line on their card wins!
GET YOUR BUG BINGO CARDS HERE!
If you need additional cards, download the expanded set here.
More BUG ACTIVITIES to try
FROM LEFT TO RIGHT:
Ladybug Life Cycle Wheel // The STEM Laboratory
Bug Puzzles (Beginning Sounds) // Fairy Poppins
Bug Subtraction Cards // The Kindergarten Connection
Ladybug Editable Sight Word Puzzles // A Dab of Glue Will Do
Printable Ladybug Letter Puzzles and Sensory Bin // Fun-A-Day
Simple Outdoor Ant Experiment // Science Kiddo
Ladybug One More One Less Activity // Fantastic Fun and Learning
Bug Jar Addition and Subtraction Mats // Fun Learning for Kids
Counting Ants Math Game // Mrs. Jones’ Creation Station
Insect Theme Prewriting Practice // Stay at Home Educator
I Spy Bugs Sensory Bin // Teach Me Mommy
Insect Printable Sorting Worksheet // Fun with Mama
Bug Counting Clip Cards // Playdough to Plato
Ladybug Counting Cards 1-20 // Powerful Mothering
Butterfly Life Cycle Mini Book Freebie // The Primary Post
Homemade Butterfly Playdough Kit // Sugar Spice and Glitter
CVC Bug Matching Game // Sweet Sounds of Kindergarten
Bug Story Problems // Recipe for Teaching
Bugs: How Many Syllables? // Liz’s Early Learning Spot
Bug Theme Bingo Cards // Schooling a Monkey
Ten Frame Game More and Less // Sara J Creations
Buggy Partner Cards // Simplified Classroom