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ONLINE GAMES :

    **SPOTLIGHT SPECIAL:

  1. logoFree Educational Software - Outstanding collection for all ages (kid-oriented) - From Educational-Freeware.com
  2. Fun web-based learning games - Pre-K1 thru college selections from Sheppard Software
  3. 50 Educational Video Games That Homeschoolers Love - OEDb
  4. Educational Games & more - Play online or download - From Grey Olltwit
  5. Games from Education Place®
  6. Funbrain - Tons of games here! - KidSafe certified
  7. Carmen Sandiego Series of Games - play online or download - free but donate if you can - Abandonia
  8. Safe Kid Games - Free Safe Non-Violent Online School Games for Kids - sorted by grade levels
  9. TOP 500 Children’s Learning Games - From Dictionarist Blog

    ONLINE GAMES:

    PRIMARY SCHOOL LEVEL GAMES:

  1. HTML5 Games: Play Free Online Games - PrimaryGames
  2. 15 Open Source HTML5 games - Super Dev Resources
  3. Drawing Letters - educational HTML5 game for kids - RoboWhale
  4. 51 Best Open Source HTML5 and JavaScript Games 2019 - Edopedia
  5. HTML5 Math and Logic Games - See Chess game & more at MathisFun
  6. HTML5 Pacman Game Online for Android mobile phone, tablet, PC Mac - Learn4Good
  7. Kids-pages - Several youngster games including alphabet objects cards
  8. Room 108 Discontinued: Try PrimaryGames: Free Games and Videos
  9. Apples4theteacher.com - An Elementary Education Resource Site - Kids Games, Activities & more
  10. NGAkids Art Zone - Use online tools for creative art
  11. Free Kids Games - National Geographic Kids - Replacement for Toon University
  12. KIDiddles™ - See games and songs for kids
  13. Total immersion, Serious fun! with Hello-World! - See Language songs, games, activities especially for kids
  14. Gamequarium - The site that swims with learning fun!
  15. Mr. Nussbaum’s Educational Games for Kids! – MrNussbaum.com
  16. RoomRecess - Educational Games for Kids & Elementary Students
  17. Educational Games for Elementary Students - LiveBinde - Educational Games - by category
  18. Isle of Tune - see samples of online towns you can build where passing cars play music
  19. *Create your own Piccassohead
  20. Games for Girls - My Games 4 Girls
  21. NIEHS Kids' Page - Big Selection of Games and Surprises - via nih.gov
  22. Fun Activities for Youngsters - Jenny Harris
  23. Free Kids Educational Games - Learning is Fun - The Kidzpage
  24. Brain Teasers for Daily Use in Your Classroom - Big List from Internet4classrooms.com
  25. crossing the river with a wolf, a goat, and a cabbage - From mathcats
  26. Math Games/Puzzles - Enough games to keep your brain busy (Cut-the-knot.org)
  27. Online coloring pages - Coloring4all.com - Replacement for Crayola
  28. Tangram - online game - From Mahjongg Solitaire Games
  29. Online 9 Tile Slide Game - From Boston University - (Also play Armada)
  30. Smilie Games - Bowling, Monkey Kong, and other popular games
  31. Jumping math cats - From mathcats
  32. The Hungryfrog website - Educational Software and Learning Games
  33. Free online elementary educational language arts activities and interactive games - Apples4theteacher
  34. Unique Activities and Ideas for Elementary Students - Games that teach by beaucoup
  35. Games, Quizzes and Other Cool Stuff! - US EPA
  36. *Pac Man - Also see other *Games List - Via Knowledge Adventure
  37. Cyberkidz educational games - Free PK5 resources for elementary schools via Cyberkidz
  38. Arcademic Skill Builders - Math Games, Language Arts Games, and much more - Replacement for KidsHub .org
  39. The U. S. Mint H.I.P. Pocket Change™ site has games and other lesson resources
  40. Building Detroit - Play the Game - Detroit Historical Society
  41. *Interactive Online Learning Activities, Simulations and Other Fun Stuff
  42. *Teacher Feature: Kid's Korner - See games area - PSEG
  43. Hangman Game - Fry Sight Words - Non-violent game via storyit.com
  44. Hangman - classic word game
  45. Thousands of free Educational Online Games for Kids - Wartgames.com
  46. Kids Games - Play Educational and Fun Online Kids Games per grade level at Play Kids Games
  47. Online Kid Safe Games - See choices at Some School Games
  48. Free Math Worksheets, Problems and Practice Games - By grade level - AdaptedMind
  49. Social Studies Games for Kids
  50. *Room 108 Games - Archived Games

    MIDDLE SCHOOL & MIXED LEVEL GAMES:

  51. Online Map Games - International countries USA: 50 States - Marianne Wartoft
  52. Amby's Online Games - Brain Games & Thinking Skill Enhancers
  53. Online Games - Play Free Online Games! - Also Download many of the games from Download Free Games
  54. Brain Bashers™ - Select games from a big list (Java-based)
  55. Brain Teasers and Games - See selections at Sharpbrains.com
  56. SuperKids Games of Logic and Reasoning
  57. 100+ Brain Teasers for Kids - Squigly's Playhouse
  58. Absurd Math Game - Educational
  59. Math Games - Free Games, Math Apps and Worksheets
  60. Orisinal - Dozens of interactive games
  61. Word Games, Puzzles, Crosswords - From the Gameroom at YourDictionary.com

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  62. PuzzleDepot - Academic K12 Vocabulary (Crosswords, Word-matching Games...)
  63. Free Spelling Games, Online Spelling Tests & Spelling Lists - Courtesy of Home Spelling Words
  64. A Basic Guide to ASL - Test yourself on the signed words list via The Masters Tech
  65. CGI Morse Code Translator
  66. Morse Code Translator - Morsify
  67. Brain Teasers! IQ Tests! Puzzles & Games - Puzz.com
  68. Free educational online games, quizzes, etc. - Prongo.com
  69. Brain Games - Fun Games That Train Your Mind - Sheppard Software Brain Games
  70. Vocabulary Games and Resources - Vocabulary.co.il
  71. Learning is fun at Quiz-Tree.com - See many educational categories
  72. Memory Games - Free Online Games for Kids - from the Kidz Page
  73. Family Card Game Online - See matching and other games - from Learn4Good™
  74. Eduweb®: Portfolio of Games
  75. Crossword Express - Crosswords, WordSearch, Acrostics, Sudoku, Kakuro and More
  76. Online Educational Games - Many choices from Virtual MIddle School Library
  77. Privacy Pirates - Online Game about Web safety for ages 7 - 9 by MediaSmarts
  78. USA Geography - Map Game - Geography Online Games
  79. Great Plant Escape
  80. Quiz Hub: K-12 Educational Quiz Games
  81. Game On: Increasing Learning Through Online Games - Elementary through H.S - Google Sites
  82. 7 Free Online Educational Game Sites - See more selections at EmergingEdTech
  83. See list of Games - Some also in Spanish from PBS Kids GO!
  84. Fraction Games for Kids - See selections at Lovetoknow
  85. Over 500 Math Games - And great math tutorials at HOODA MATH
  86. Fun Games, Tic Tac Toe, coloring, memory, puzzles, chess - Via SoftSchool.com
  87. Middle School Math Games - See more at Math-Play . com
  88. Language Arts Games for Kids
  89. Spanish Help: Online Games and Lessons
  90. SAT/ACT Vocab Games and Resources to Improve Test Scores
  91. Health and Medical Library: Games for Kids!
  92. Online Educational Games, Brain Games, Science Quizzes, Puzzles and Activities for Kids - NeoK12™
  93. Smarty Games - Free educational website for kids K8
  94. LEGO.com Games
  95. Online Games K-12 - Courtesy of MyEducationKey
  96. Anatomy Games - Per Body System - Courtesy of Anatomy Arcade
  97. MAKE BELIEFS COMIX! - Online Educational Comic Generator for Kids of All Ages
  98. *Office Darts Game - Instructions at Internet Archive
  99. Memory game for adults - Planets - Memozor

    HIGH SCHOOL LEVEL GAMES & HIGHER:

  100. Educational Online Games for High School & College Students - Learn4Good™
  101. Play Sudoku online - math logic game and puzzle - Courtesy of FUNMATHS
  102. Play Fraction Poker online - and learn equivalent fractions - Courtesy of FUNMATHS
  103. Cool Math Games math games and puzzles for high school. Learn math the fun way - See more at FUNMATHS
  104. 77 Educational Games and Game Builders - Free Technology for Teachers - By Richard Byrne
  105. Conqueror! Turn-Based Strategy Game - See details
  106. Games and test of memory online - Memozor
  107. Visual Illusions Game - Brain Training games - Games Loont
  108. Free Brain Games Online - Courtesy of Memory-Improvement-Tips .com
  109. Quick Brain Teaser Puzzle For Kids (and Grown-Ups) - What Do We Do All Day?
  110. FunBased Learning - Play chemistry and algebra games that educate
  111. Play Checkers, vs a friend or the computer - Via Math Is Fun
  112. Brain Workshop - a Dual N-Back game - SourceForge

    CHESS HELP SITES: Openers, stategies, tutorials, etc.

  113. Chess - Information, tips, etc. from The SpruceCrafts
  114. En Passant - Free chess software and resources - via Norresumbly Chess Club
  115. *Links to Online Chess Resources - Archived for Michael Goelier
  116. Instructional Chess Links - Kenilworth Chess Club
  117. Play Chess Online Against the Computer - Chess.com
  118. Teach Yourself Visually Chess - HobbyLark
  119. The Chess Academy - The animated site is informative
  120. Chessopolis - Home the World Famous Chess Links DIrectory


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    OFFLINE GAMES:
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  121. Visual Basic Chess download - SourceForge.net
  122. Crossword Express - Download program to make your own
  123. Create stories, games, and animations with Scratch - Best to download Scratch 2 Offline Editor
  124. Eclipsecrossword - Free crossword generator
  125. *Free Stocks & Shares Game - Stock Market simulation game.
  126. Open Sonic - Open-source game based on the "Sonic the Hedgehog" (portable)
  127. Super Mario War - A free version game based on Super Mario
  128. GCompris-Windows - An educational software suite comprising of numerous activities for children aged 2 to 10
  129. Open Source Games for Windows - OSS WIN Section: see some examples below:
    • Anagramarama - The aim is to find as many words as possible in the time available
    • FreeCol - The Colonization of America (turn-based strategy game)
    • Freeciv - A Free and Open Source empire-building strategy game
    • OpenTTD - An open source simulation game based upon Transport Tycoon Deluxe - allowing up to 255 players
  130. Crayon Physics - Challenge physical laws in this hand-drawn game - see details
  131. 0 A.D. - A historically-based war/economy game that allows players to relive or rewrite the history of Western civilizations, focusing on the years between 500 B.C. and 500 A.D
  132. Easy Memory Game - Find pairs of identical cards - kids have choice of types of pictures
  133. MemGame: match pix/numbers
  134. Bowling game - Grey Olltwit (See more freeware there)
  135. Checkers Game - Freeware - from GameTop
  136. Checkers Game - Open source from Soureforge.net
  137. GNUCHESS - One of the first free chess games
  138. od301v3.zip - Office Darts game WIN
  139. United States Map - Memorize State Capitals - game for Windows - Free for personal use only
  140. Real Pool: Billiard game
  141. Tangram - see more educational games at freeGames.org
  142. Game Idea Database: Games Kids Play - The Index (250+ games!)
  143. Minisebran - Freeware For Toddlers - In different languages by Marianne Wartoft
  144. Create games without programming - Open source HTML5 and native game creator - GDevelop
  145. Games, Quizzes and Other Cool Stuff! - US EPA
  146. WolfQuest - 2-part game about wolf survival - free to download - by Eduweb®
  147. Online Classroom Countdown Clock - Select options
  148. Free Puzzlemaker - Choose from list at Discovery Education®
  149. Open Source Software for Schools – The Open SchoolhouseFree software for Education
  150. The Free Software Directory - See categories which might be useful in student and professional endeavors
  151. Old Version Website: Find last known free versions of software titles
  152. FreewareTop Reviewed Free Software
  153. heart/diskBob Bowman's FREEWARE & OPEN SOURCE SOFTWARE
    - See really outstanding selections here!
    - for home, office, and school

    RELATED LINKS:

  154. Spanish Learning Games for Kids - Rockalingua
  155. Online Games and Apps That Teach Kids About Money - WA DFI
  156. Crossword Solver & Crossword Help Dictionary Online - Wordsmyth
  157. See Reverse Dictionary - Wordsmyth
  158. Find notes on game operations, moves, etc. - Courtesy of GameFaqs.com
  159. Glossary - Video Game Design Foundations
  160. Tom's Guide Gaming Glossary - Some unique terminology!
  161. Immersive Storytelling – MuseWeb Wiki
  162. Educational Games in various media - AlternativeTo.net

    GAME PROGRAMMING SITES: Programs, types, tutorials, etc.

  163. Create games without programming - Open source HTML5 and native game creator -GDevelop
  164. Godot Engine - Free and open source 2D and 3D game engine
  165. Twine | An open-source tool for telling interactive, nonlinear stories - Via twinery.org
  166. See more links at Bob Bowman's Programming Page

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  167. Search the Internet using various engines and strategies listed in INDEX
    under HOW-TO GUIDES, and WEBTOOLS (for SAFE SEARCHING), etc., e.g.-

Note to educators:   Most "kidsafe" search engines can still access other search engines which are unfiltered and that restrict users under 18 - unless they are disabled in advance - See details on Webtools Page
logo *Kids.gov: The U.S. Government's Official (Retired) Web Portal for Kids: Many more resources for kids, teens, parents, and teachers - Courtesy of Archive.org
USA.gov - The U.S. government's new web portal: Education Page


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