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A simple and quick-to-learn game to practice English. 


Shine Words is a game designed to help children to learn key vocabulary, to explore their emotions and tell their stories. It can be used in a one-to-one setting, to help children learn how to share their experiences and feelings, and also in groups to play fun games with others.


Both the instructions and cards include eight languages: Kurmanji (Kurdish), Urdu, Farsi, Russian, Slovakian, Latvian, Romanian and Polish.


Packed with engaging drawings by illustrator, Hattie Clark, the cards bring many everyday words to life across 14 different categories: Daily places, Fun places, Animals, Clothes, People, Body parts, Emotions, Everyday objects, Time, Transport, Jobs, Activities, School, Health, plus blank cards to add your own.


  • 105 high quality laminated, easy-clean and durable cards
  • “Education” size (89mm x 146mm)
  • Eight languages

  • 14 categories

  • Instruction booklet



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Shine Words Card Game

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