Games For Kids and Teens
Below we link to a number of web sites that offer online games for kids and teens.
Educational games for grades K-5, arranged by grade level. In addition to math and reading, subjects covered include geography, art and sciences.
BBC’s kids website provides games, video, audio, stories and crafts based on CBeebies shows for babies to early school years.
For Pre-K to 2nd grade, features language, science, math and puzzle games as well as printable worksheets, and crafts.
Games featuring Disney characters, geared more toward fun but does feature puzzle games.
For older kids and teens, this site has lots of science games that use physics, building, aerospace and other engineering fields.
Games, crafts and coloring pages. Games can be sorted by age and type.
For infants to preschool children, features a good selection of games geared toward math and reading, as well as some just for fun. Based on the Fisher-Price line of toys, it includes Thomas, GeoTrax and Little People.
The classic magazine brings its games, stories and puzzles online.
Invention At Play
Logic and creative thinking games presented by the Lemelson Center at the Smithsonian National Museum of American History.
Creativity and strategy games for all ages, featuring Lego and Duplo characters and bricks. Special section of preschool games.
Nick offers games, videos and activities based on the Nick characters for school-aged children. Includes Dora, Spongebob and Fairly Oddparents.
Nick for preschoolers, also includes learning games with popular characters.
PBSKids includes videos, games and activities featuring characters from shows that air on PBS, including Arthur, Sesame Street, Clifford and Cat in the Hat.
For ages 3 to 12, this site features mostly math, logic and science games.
Scholastic (Full Teacher Site by Subject)
Games, activities and lesson plans for grades K-5, covers social studies, science and Spanish in addition to reading and math. The popular Story Starters creative writing game gives kids a starting point to create their own stories.
Scholastic I Spy
Games using the I Spy theme, includes puzzles, match games and more.
Scholastic for ages 3-7
Learning games with Clifford, The Magic School Bus and more Scholastic favorites.
The Science Museum in Great Britain presents a collection of games that teach concepts from a variety of science fields, including earth science and biology. The site also features science news and an online gallery of museum exhibits.
Features games, videos and printable activities based on Sesame Street.
Phonics games for Pre-K to 2nd grade, as well as special education and ESL.
Up To Ten
For ages 6-10, this site features new games every month and is geared toward logic, puzzles and eye-hand coordination.