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Rocket: Nouns, Verbs and Adjectives

Year 2, 3, and 4 Resource

Here is the free game

Pupils can choose between nouns, verbs and adjectives and then have to identify five words of that type from a list of fifteen words. This list is draw from 90 key nouns, verbs and adjectives.

For each correct word that is dragged in to the box at the bottom of the screen the countdown decreases by one until the rocket is launched.


Learning Objectives

This resource supports the following learning objectives from the National Literacy Strategy:


The following word lists are used with this resource:

Nouns: dog, clock, egg, pig, man, cake, gate, shed, map, cow, pen, flag, bus, frog, brick, bell, pan, car, rat, leg, van, cup, sock, king, peg, tap, nut, top, bed, cat.

Verbs: clap, chat, say, wipe, hide, shout, wash, smile, slip, touch, kick, look, read, push, bend, pull, lick, hop, sit, play, walk, dance, hit, carry, draw, write, sing, swim, jump, run.

Adjectives: tall, big, happy, sad, dry, wet, black, hard, soft, thin, fat, shiny, dusty, wooden, fast, little, pink, small, bright, lucky, silly, dark, sharp, cold, hot, white, yellow, blue, red, green.


Rocket: Nouns game