April 24, 2014 -- Submitted by Patrice Harris, a reader from Milwaukee, WI, who is affiliated with the site.
This site offers wonderful, free games that can be used by kids, teachers and parents to increase literacy in science in a fun, interactive and educational way. NanoSpace has more than 25 games and activities in an amusement park setting that keeps kids engaged while learning about science. Teachers can also find free resources including lesson plans and age appropriate worksheets in the Educator Resources of The Molecularium Project website.
April 24, 2014 -- Submitted by Steve Race, a parent from United Kingdom, who is affiliated with the site.
This Scrabble based puzzle help website is also great for educational purposes, you can firstly solve anagrams using there free tool, you can define any word you enter simply enter a word and it generates the definition, synonyms, verbs, adverbs etc You can use this site to check to see if a word is acceptable in different dictionaries for example SOWPODS. The website is a great website to learn new vocabulary, solve your anagrams and find out definitions of words.
April 24, 2014 -- Submitted by Mey Lau, a reader who is affiliated with the site.
The natural progression from learning how to sign and speak is learning how to read, and that’s why we developed our new website SightWords.com. We want to provide parents and educators with free digital and printable tools to help them teach young children to read.
SightWords.com has many free resources including:
-Grade-specific flash cards of more than 500 Dolch and Fry sight words
-Detailed instructions on how to teach children new words
-10 fun learning games
-Full tutorial on correction techniques
-Generators to make fully customizable Bingo cards, Snakes and Ladders game boards, Old Maid card sets, and more.
Everything in sightwords.com is absolutely free and designed to help your child learn how to read effectively from pre-k up to 4th grade.
April 24, 2014 -- Submitted by Tom, a reader from Finland, who is affiliated with the site.
Funny typing games for kids.
Touch typing games have become one of the most popular ways to develop typing skills in the classroom through the level of interaction they allow and the variety of students which they appeal to. While playing, students are also learning hand eye coordination and muscle memory. These are two of the most important elements of mastering touch typing.
Typing games have proven to be effective when it comes to learning how to quickly pick up a new skill. Students are challenged at just the right times and rewarded upon completion. The element of completing a challenge in exchange for a reward whether it be a certificate of completion or otherwise is often enough to make the experience one that students will remember.
August 27, 2013 -- Submitted by Reuben, a reader from India, who is affiliated with the site.
The site contains fun and unique typing games that help improve the typing skills of kids. The racing games contain 3 levels of difficulty Easy – Turtle, Medium – Rabbit and Hard – Car, so one can progress in his own pace. The “Type A to Z” game is real addictive, with Top 10 scores updating every day.
July 9, 2013 -- Submitted by Jasmine Parker, a reader who is affiliated with the site.
OnlineCourses.com compiles the best free and open college courses from biology to accounting, foreign language to science. It also provides videos, lectures, notes given by professors at Harvard, Princeton, and MIT. It ensures that you get a world-class education from the world’s top schools and scholars anytime, anywhere.