Posts Tagged ‘educational-games-for-kids’

Education through gaming is reality!

When children think they’re playing a game, they enjoy learning more.  This is one of the main principles of our online learning software.  Creating a successful hybrid of gaming and education for today’s learning environment takes a lot of time and thought to be effective.  Our friends at Timbuktu share a fantastic group of innovators that blend education and fun….

Monsters at the toy store!

The toy store has become much more than just random toys displayed on a shelf. Games like Play-Doh and much more are creatively displayed in a toy store, while other innovations have been installed to captivate the children that visit, likely resulting in more time (and money) spent there. Timbuktu explains how the toy store has gone to a new…

Learning games for preschoolers: Othello

Do you have a preschooler who you want to get ready to read? Many learning games for preschoolers develop the skills required for reading and set the stage for a lifelong love of reading. Recommended learning game for preschoolers – Othello Many board games are terrific ways to teach children to think about space and patterns in space. Othello is…

Great apps for kids: Feel Electric!

Feel Electric! is one of Reading Kingdom’s recommended great apps for kids. Carolina Nugent explains why: Feel Electric! supports children by helping them to learn about emotions. Games encourage children to describe how they are feeling, read facial expressions and provide vocabulary to help express themselves. Spoken text supports this text rich environment. Real, energetic people narrate the app with…

Educational games for preschoolers: Play Doh

For young children who are not yet reading, there are a number of educational games for preschoolers that develop the skills required for reading. Recommended educational game for preschoolers – Play Doh There are two sets of physical skills that lay the foundation to learn to read and write. Adults often take them for granted, since we mastered them a…

Learning games for preschoolers: singing and drawing

If you have a preschooler preparing to learn how to read, there are a number of learning games for preschoolers that will develop the skills required for reading and will foster a love of reading. Recommended learning game for preschoolers – singing and drawing Sing! Singing nursery rhymes helps young children love the flow of language and it helps develop…