Category Archive: Games

Jul 10

Games and thinking skills

There is no doubt about it, using computer games is a great way to encourage children to expand their realm of thinking. Your options for entertaining your kid may appear numbered. Plenty of people permit their children to spend a small bit of time in front of the TV. But, what good, if any, does …

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Mar 26

Spring crafts, flashcards and worksheets

It’s springtime! Make sure you checkout all the spring materials on this website. On the spring downloads page there are flashcards, coloring pages and worksheets. For some creative fun go to the spring crafts page, where you can find flowers, animals and other stuff related to the spring season. The spring lessons page has games, circle …

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Oct 02

Computer games and childrens’ math skills

Can playing computer games improve childrens’ math skills? Researchers in Scotland (link) found out that playing Nintendo DS‘s Brain Trainer significantly improved the students’ test scores. Students aged nine and ten completed math tests before the nine week project, and then again afterwards.  All the childrens’ scores were higher, but those using the trainer improved by …

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Jul 13

New game: More and less

There’s a new game on the site: ‘More and less’: This game consists of 4 sheets with numbers, 4 sheets with objects and 8 sheets with 4 ‘questions’ each. Print, cut out, and laminate all the cards. The children have to indicate which of the 2 objects on the question cards there are more of. …

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Feb 05

New in February: shape games, colour games and more

Added some nice games: shape games, colour games & “happy three“.

Jan 01

New in January: food theme, bingo games, phonics, numbers and Spring theme

Lots of new stuff added: Food worksheets (fruit flashcards and vegetable flashcards). Sound bingo, go fish and word memory;  Fun games to play in your classroom or at home! Lesson ideas for the phonics theme and the spring theme. Number games are added in the numbers theme.

Nov 14

Colour theme games, crafts and worksheets

All new stuff related to the colour theme: Colour games, colour crafts and colour worksheets.

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