Jonah and the Big Fish Game


A game to teach or review a lesson on Jonah and the big fish.  Another name for the “big fish” is often “whale”.  This can be used at home or in the classroom for independent work or a whole class.


This is a game for the story of Jonah (and the Big Fish). This story is also known as Jonah and the Whale. It’s perfect for helping with a lesson, review, or numerous other things. This game can be mounted inside a file folder or printed on card stock and laminated.

This is a complete game that includes….

• Game Board

• Directions

• Cover

• Tab Label (if used for a file folder game)

• Blank Cards (to add your own skill or fun)

• 2 sets of Game Cards (with optional card backs)*

*One set of cards is question cards and the other set is “bubble cards” which are an optional version of game play. There is 18 “bubble cards” and 40 game cards with 20 EDITABLE blank cards for you to add your own questions.

Additional Materials Needed….

• Die/Dice or Spinner

• Player Tokens

NOTE: This is the Catholic version of Jonah, but could probably be used for other faiths.

Jonah 1-3 from the New Revised Standard Version Bible: Catholic Edition, copyright © 1989, 1993 the Division of Christian Education of the National Council of the Churches of Christ in the United States of America. Used by permission. All rights reserved.

UPDATE: (13-14 June 2020) The addition of 20 editable cards has been added, as well as additional question cards. There has also been the addition of optional card backs for both sets of cards. The additional editable cards are now shown in the thumbnails or preview, but a page has been added to the preview to show the additional questions and optional card backs.

Copyright 2023 by Elaine G of “The Treasured Schoolhouse”. All Rights Reserved.


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