Educational Links

Online games appeal to young children and allow them to practice important skills while having fun.  The following, are links to educational websites.  Click on the link to open.

Arcademics

Arcademic Skill Builders

These online educational video games offer a powerful approach to learning basic math, language arts, vocabulary, and thinking skills.

Babytv

Baby TV

This site offers online activities (shapes, colours, numbers, alphabet, animals) for very young children.

BBC Schools

BBC Schools

A wide range of games available from BBC schools.

Cookie

Cookie

These interactive educational games help children develop skills in mathematics, logic, memory, words and creativity.

Cool math
Cool Math Games

This site offers free online games that help children learn mathematics, reading and spelling, geography, science, strategy, skill, arithmetic, shapes and colours and logic.

Fisher Price

Fisher Price

Here you will find online learning activities that can be utilised by infants, toddlers and preschoolers.

Funbrain
Funbrain
This site offers free educational games, online books, and comics.

Math Mayhem

Get Ready to Read!

Get Ready to Read! is designed to support educators, parents, and young children in the development of early literacy skills in the years before kindergarten. Intended for use with all children, the resources and information provided on this site promote skill-building, communication between adults, and ways to address concerns.

Leapfrog
Leap FrogThis site offers Leap Frog’s most popular games

nasa

NASA Kid’s Club

This site offers games, videos, and fun facts from the NASA kids club.

Nick Jr Games

Nick Jr Games

Young children can play fun games with favourite Nick Jr. characters like Dora, Diego, Blue, Backyardigans, Wonder Pets, and more.

Owliee Boo

OwlieBoo

This site offers a series of very simple computer games that could be handled by toddlers and young children. It also teaches the following computer skills: pressing keys; moving the mouse and clicking and dragging.

Oxford Owl

Oxford Owl

Here you will find 250 FREE eBooks that can be used by children from 3-11 years old. All the eBooks are tablet friendly, simply register and enjoy a world of reading and fun activities.

School busScholastic:Magic School Bus

Go on some wild adventures with science teacher Ms. Frizzle on the Magic School Bus!

Swesame StreetSesame Street

Games featuring the popular sesame street characters

Seussville

Seussville

The official site of Dr. Seuss and the Cat in the Hat featuring games, printable activities and the complete illustrated character guide.

The Ultimate Word Games Guide

There are many sites out there professing to have the most educational or most entertaining word games ever made, so how do you know which ones to bother with? This guide is the perfect place to start. All of the word games listed below are high-quality and free to use.  They’ve been grouped into categories for easy reference, so read on to find the kind of word game you’re looking for.