Educational Games - Links

For learners

Links to educational games:

N.BPlease note that there are 1000s of such "online" activities available on the Internet: we always advise that parents FIRST assess any such website BEFORE encouraging their children to visit the site.

The following links are activities to enhance elementary mathematics skills:

Animal See Saw: A game for two players to help them learn addition and subtraction

Frosty Fractions: An easy activity involving halves, quarters and eighths

Maths Circus: 4 maths games for beginners or for those who seek a bit of a challenge

Who wants to be a mathonaire: A quiz based on maths problems

Maths Activity Pack - Whole Numbers: 4 sets of activities introducing addition, subtraction, multiplication and division

Whack a Mole: This activity involves counting in steps of 1 - 20 from any number up to 100

The Multiplication Game: An activity to reinforce multiplication

The Counting Game: An activity to test learners on how fast they can count

Multiplication Station: A timed game to test your multiplication skills

Maths for kids: Ages 6-11: A wide variety of 'easy' or 'difficult' maths related exercises grouped by age

The following links are activities to enhance elementary reading and language skills:

Let's get ready to read: Helping your child learn the Alphabet

Learn to read: A collection of interactive books

It's fun to read: Using poems, tongue twisters, riddles and more to help your child's ability to read

I'm reading!: For those children confident in their ability to read

The Gramma Gorillas: Identify Parts of Speech - Beginners: nouns / verbs, Advanced: all

Plural Play: A two player tic-tac-toe where students drag word to their correct plural endings

Spin & Spell: Learn how to spell different words

Vocabulary Builder: A simple game of matching pictures to words

Parts of speech: Click the words that belong to a particular category

Guess What?: Read the clue and guess the word with the least number of clicks

Word Burst: See how many words you can make before the time runs out