Games for Youth Groups 1000 Games for Youth Groups

Placing and replacing

Time: approx. 5-15 minutes
Recommended age: from 10
Size of group: it doesn't matter
Time for preparation: none
Material: paper, pencils

Game description

Each group receives a piece of paper and a starter word (e.g. tree). Under the word “tree”, another word is written. The word is only allowed to have a maximum of two letters changed to make a new word. Which group will manage to most word changes.


It is easier if one letter is allowed to be added or if one letter can be removed.


for each new word one point

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Make by changing of two letters a new word.

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