Donny Khalaf

40 Sites for Educational Games

In Technology, Website on September 14, 2012 at 2:55 pm

With the start of school right around the corner, I decided to revisit a post I’ve seen on sites for educational games.  This list, presented in alphabetical order, has a nice mix of subjects and grade levels that teachers can use with their students.

Here is the 40 Sites that I think is benefit the teachers. Click on the underline to access to the website.

  1. ABCya – A great site for games and mobile apps for elementary students.
  2. Academic Skill Builders – A wonderful site with learning through the use of multi-player games.  Also, there is an educational portal which allows for student tracking.
  3. Arcoiris – A nice site for educational games in English and Spanish.
  4. Braineos – Games based on flash card in a wide variety of subjects.
  5. BrainNook – A fun site for students that focuses on English & Math.  Also, there is a teacher portal with lots of resources for educators.
  6. Bubbabrain – Lots of game for all grade levels that allows teachers to create games too.
  7. Cackleberries – A virtual world filled with educational games for kids 3-7 yrs old in a safe environment.
  8. Clever Island – Excellent games for kids 3-8 yrs old in a wide variety subjects such as: Math, Reading, Spelling, etc.
  9. Cookie – A great site for educational games and teacher resources.
  10. Creativity Games – Learn through the use of creativity brain training games.
  11. Creating Music – A fun site for learning music through the use of educational games and other online activities.
  12. DimensionU – An innovative site for learning math in a 3D virtual world.
  13. Fish Smarty – Excellent site for online learning through the use of educational games.  There is an educational portal for student tracking as well.
  14. Fuel the Brain – A wonderful site to learn elementary skills such as math, science and reading. Lots of educational resources too!
  15. Funbrain – One of the most popular sites for educational games for kids K-8 yrs old.
  16. Funschool – A wide variety of games, activities, and videos for kids.
  17. Game Classroom – Games for students K-6th grade in math and LA with lots of resources such as: worksheets, videos, and more.
  18. Gamequarium – A popular site with lots of games in a wide variety of subject areas.
  19. GameUp – A innovative site from the creators of BrainPop where the games are based on their interactive animated videos.
  20. Kidz Page – A fun site for educational games PreK-8th grade.
  21. Learning Games for Kids – A great site for educational games on lots of different subject areas.
  22. Lure of the Labyrinth – An innovative game for middle school pre-algebra students.
  23. Magnahigh – Math games for K-12 with educational portal.
  24. MinecraftEdu – A unique game based on the popular PC designed for schools.
  25. PhyFun – Physics-based games for all grade levels.
  26. Pipo Games – A nice site for educational games for ages 3-12 yrs.  A paid site unlocks all the features.
  27. Play Brighter – A fantastic site filled with educational games on a wide variety of subjects, built on its unique anime style interface.
  28. Play Kids Games – A fun site for educational games in subject areas such as math, vocabulary and geography.
  29. Power My Learning – A great all-in-one site for education filled with games, videos, resources and more.
  30. Sheppard Software – A nice site with lots of games on different subject areas.
  31. Skoolbo – Wonderful educational games for core skills in the primary grade levels.
  32. Spelling Connections – A cool site for spelling and vocabulary games with educational portal.
  33. Teaching with Portals – A very innovative game based on the popular console/PC game Portal, with lots of lesson plans to be found.
  34. Tucoola – A great site for skill-building games for the younger kids with student tracking.
  35. Tutpup – A cool site for math and spelling where kids compete against each other.
  36. Vedoque – A nice site for educational games PreK – 8th grade.
  37. What2Learn – A excellent site for educational games where teachers can create games and track students with a paid account.
  38. Yogome – A great site/company with lots of innovative games and mobile apps on recycling and more.
  39. Zondle – Interesting games that support learning and can be embedded into a site.
  40. ZooWhiz – A fun site for kids 5 – 15 yrs to develop Math and Reading skills by creating their own virtual zoo.

Lastly, here is the link to http://pinterest.com/dkapuler/educational-online-games/ which I found for teacher who use Pinterest site relating to educational online games.

I hope everyone at the K-12 district to have a restful and enjoyable weekend,

Donny 🙂

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