Educational Games

Do you want to play a game? Try these brain boosting educational games that make learning fun (and sneaky).

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7 Educational Science Games for Kids

Teach science outside of the classroom with these seven fun games for kids. They’ll improve observational skills while demonstrating key scientific principles.

15 Free Online Games for Kids That Will Keep Them Learning at Home

Check out these free educational activities and games available online to inspire learning while schools are closed due to the coronavirus pandemic.

Best Toys of 2016: Toddlers

We start scouting new toys in February, request tons of them in May and June, and over the summer, test a few hundred faves with some 75 kids and their parents. The result—this annual list—is the best of the newest. We don’t play around! (Oh wait, maybe we do ... )

Rhyme and Reason Domino Game

Got a beginning reader? Dust off an old set of dominoes and transform it into a tool for mastering letter sounds. 

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Active Learning: Water Balloon Math

Let your kids make a splash -- and soak up some number skills over the summer -- with these simple games.

Board Approval: 7 Classic Board Games for Kids

These board games may be old school, but they're still a super-fun way to teach kids about following rules, fairness, and more.

Learning Activity: Make A Recycled Birdfeeder

Help your kids learn about our feathered friends this winter by hanging our carton feeder in a window.