Schoolhouse Bingo

Schoolhouse Bingo 2

Putting some fun back into learning.

Provide your students with a learning experience that is both enjoyable and effective. With Schoolhouse Bingo you can easily create educational bingo games and cards to support and reinforce lessons in any area of the curriculum.

Generate bingo games to enhance learning in mathematics, language arts, science, social studies, and just about any subject area in which your students will welcome a change of pace.


"Using the Bingo program for vocabulary review is great! My students have fun, and almost seem surprised when the result is an increased vocabulary. They didn't study. They just play, and feel like they become bilingual 'by accident'." - Keith S., Vancouver, BC, Canada
Windows 8, 7, Vista, XP. Windows 8, 7, Vista, XP
System Requirements
Release Notes
Current Version: 2.1.9.0

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Easily create your own educational bingo games

Whatever the subject area, whatever the skill, with Schoolhouse Bingo you can easily provide a fun follow-up and review activity to support your lesson objectives and improve student learning. Simply enter your lesson data in the Data View and the program will automatically generate the bingo cards and call sheets for you. Print them, and you're ready to go. And, of course, you can save your games for future use.

Schoolhouse Bingo Card Sheet View
"Between the Schoolhouse bingo program and the 10% discount at the Dollar store, I've become the most popular teacher in our building. And additionally, I've introduced the same game at summer school the past few weeks and all the kiddos have increased their math skills at an exponential rate!" - Susan S., Special Education Teacher, Seattle, Washington, USA
Schoolhouse Bingo

Designed for the classroom

The built-in random generator ensures that every bingo card is different. The cards are printed on sheets with as many as 25 bingo cards to a sheet. The multiple cards can then be used for either multiple games or for the students to play multiple cards in the same game. Call sheets that make it easy to call the game as well as check winning combinations are automatically generated for each game.

Because the bingo cards are printed on sheets of regular paper, students can simply use a pen or pencil to check or cross out the called items. This eliminates the problem of handing out and collecting markers which is often a bigger exercise in classroom control than one might think.

To add some variety to the games, the bingo cards can play either the answers or the questions. For example, your students can find the matching answers to basic arithmetic operations on their bingo cards while you call out the questions. Or your students can find the matching basic operations questions on the bingo card while you call out the answers.

You can also use pictures to create graphical bingo games. For example, call the names of polygons and students identify the matching shapes.

"Just wanted to let you know I really enjoy using both the Vocabulary Builder and Bingo Card Maker. I really appreciated having to type the vocab. words and definitions one time for each activity. This feature is a real time-saver for me! FYI - My class enjoyed playing Bingo (with their social studies words and definitions) last Friday. They even asked to play it after the next chapter." - Cal R., St. Louis, Missouri

Math bingo with built-in math generators

Make learning and reviewing the basic math facts and operations an enjoyable task and an effective learning experience. Easily create a set of math bingo cards with any of these math generators:

  • Addition
  • Subtraction
  • Multiplication
  • Division
  • Telling Time
  • Quick Facts
  • Expanded Notation
  • Roman Numerals
  • Fractions and Decimals
Making a Multiplication Bingo Game
Making a Multiplication
Bingo Game

Fast game construction with built-in data sets

Use the built-in data sets for quick game construction and even more educational fun and motivation. The data sets include:

  • Periodic Table of Elements
  • Synonyms
  • Phonetic Alphabet
  • Antonyms
  • French - English
  • Literary Terms
  • Plurals
  • Dolch Sight Words
  • Past Tense
  • Rhyming words
  • Countries and Capitals
  • States and Capitals
  • Classic Bingo
Making a Bingo Game With Built-In Data Set
Making a Bingo Game
with Built-In Data Set

Flexible design

Document View See exactly what the bingo cards and call sheets will look like when printed as you design them.
Document View Change the look of the bingo cards by changing the font or adding color.
Document View Control the number of bingo cards to be printed on each card sheet.
Document View Design the cards in portrait or landscape orientation with the page setup dialog.
Document View Regulate the difficulty of the game by selecting the number of active items.
Document View Choose to have a free cell or not.
Document View Browse through ideas in the help documentation for different ways to play the games, e.g., black-out, form-a-letter, picture-frame, etc.
Document View Use either pictures or text on the bingo cards.
Document View A set of activation features providing control over the answers and clues to be used for the bingo cards.
Document View Ribbon navigation brings the most used features out in the open making them easy to access, and eliminating the need for drop down menus that hid features and were sometimes difficult to work with.
Document View Create smaller (or larger bingo cards) by adjusting the number of card rows and columns. The smallest cards can be 3 x 3 while the largest cards can be 7 x 7. You can customize the size to match the needs of your students.
Document View Both a spell checker and thesaurus have been added to the bingo program. The spell checker has US, UK, Spanish, French and German spelling dictionaries. The thesaurus is US English-only.
Document View Optional header and footer fields for both the bingo card sheets and call sheets.
Document View Many customization options, including separate font controls for the column headers (B I N G O).
Document View The Recent Games list on the Start page and in the File menu provides quick access to recently saved games.