Online preschool and virtual classroom games in addition to being fun and entertaining, are fast becoming a source of learning. Game-based learning platforms can create an engaging environment that inspires students to develop competencies and skills as they focus on the activities of the game.
Educational games for kids can help you instill a love of learning in your child! Here are some of the learning games for kids under different categories of art, science and, mathematics that will make them smart and intelligent.
Colorfy is a digital coloring book for kids of all ages filled with high-quality images. It is one of the best online games for toddlers to engage in, with over 1000 pictures to paint including nature, animals, patterns, gardens, mandalas, famous paintings, and other creative images.This coloring game also includes a new AR virtual gallery that lets your child see what their art would look like in the real world! It is available free to download and contains in-app purchases.
For an avid math learner, Prodigy is an engaging, fantasy-based math platform offering content from every major math topic from 1st to 8th grade. After creating a personalized math wizard on this app, your child will compete in math duels against in-game characters, similar to how role-playing games such as Pokémon do. To win, they must answer sets of questions. The game also adapts in difficulty to suit your child’s learning style and grade level. It is recommended for ages 6-14 yrs and is available free of cost with an upgrade option with premium membership.
This educational math game helps children understand the fundamentals of algebra and explore longer, more complex algebraic equations.In Twelve a Dozen, your child will join the numeric hero, Twelve, on a journey through a universe of numbers where they will use their skills and understanding of core math concepts to solve puzzles. It is recommended for ages 8-14 yrs and is available free of cost to download, with optional in-app purchases.
Touted as one of the best learning games for toddlers, Tinybop can be summed up in three words: play, create, and learn. Through this educational game children will develop foundational scientific understanding through games about the human body, plants, weather, space, animals, states of matter, and other exciting topics. The game is recommended for ages 4 and above and costs $2.99 per app. Discounted bundles are available.
One of the most popular educational sites today, Camp Wonderopolis started as a free way to keep children and their families learning outside of school and help avoid summer learning loss–the loss of academic skills and knowledge over the course of long school holidays.There are five Wonderopolis camps:
Each one aims to keep children engaged with fun, interactive STEM and literacy-building topics boosted by Maker experiments! It is free of cost and for ages 4 and above.