Free Educational Online Games
Kids can fill in the blanks in junior Mad Libs for silly
educational fun in ReadingBrain, play board games in MathBrain,
take a break with fun arcade games, and more on this super
Elementary: Math & Logic
Top Pick. This site is packed with Cyberchase games that
have tremendous educational value. It is difficult to find so
many quality educational games online that are free these
days, and these ones are tops. Children need to recognize
patterns, crack codes, weights and measurements, and more.
Pop Science Movies and quizzes on various science
topics. This is a kid-friendly site that helps children
visualize and understand science concepts. Full content access
requires a paid subscription, but there are some freebies.
Vocabulary Can Be Fun Free online word games to help
improve vocabulary. Word searches, crosswords, hangman,
quizzes, and matching games. This site sports a very clean and
easy interface. Nice!
A Boggle-like online game that is pleasantly addictive. Kids
find as many words as they can within a time limit.
Central is a kid-friendly site dedicated to words! It
features a student dictionary, word of the day, games,
rhymes, and more. My daughter uses this site for her
"words of the day" homework, simply because she
finds the definitions easier to understand than those found in
the regular dictionary. There are games to play here that will
appeal to word-loving kids.
Early Learning & Computer Skills: For
Babies, Toddlers, and Preschoolers
Free Online Games Top Pick This area of the
Fisher Price site is packed with early learning online computer
games, divided into age groups: infants, toddlers, and
preschool. These include sample activities from Fisher Price
software games (check out the FP Little People Discovery Airport
maze game, Rescue Heroes sample activities, etc.) and various
online games based on Fisher Price products, such as the Little
People line, Sparkling Symphony toys, Geotrax puzzles, and so
forth. Although these games certainly promote Fisher Price toys
and products, it's a nice collection of online games for young
children that families will enjoy.