140 Websites To Help Your Child Learn Almost Anything!

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Parents are in search of online learning activities and resources to help their children when they’re away from school. Because of this, I’ve compiled a list of websites covering a wide range of topics ranging from the sciences to the arts. Children can learn interactively at their own pace and on anything they like. So what are you waiting, start exploring these fantastic links and if you know of a good resource which is not here, please add it to the comments!

Purple Mash is an award-winning website for nursery and primary school children. It enables children to explore and enhance their knowledge in a fun and creative way.

English language games and activities.

A Geography quiz for Key Stage 3

Educational Computer Games and Apps for Kids

Age of Learning offers free home access to leading digital education programs ABCmouse, Adventure Academy, & ReadingIQ to all preschool through middle school students.

Organic chemistry apps. Cutting-edge study tools for higher education chemistry students.

American Chemical Society’s Chemistry for Life.

Educational online games for toddlers.

The best free toddler games and videos for babies. Enjoy free videos with nursery rhymes, songs for babies and toddlers, and lots of fun! KneeBouncers

Boardmaker Activities to Go Download, print, and go!

Educational games and activities for babies, toddlers, kindergarten kids, the only fun place to learn online in english or french!

Learn more and understand better with BrainPOP’s animated movies, games, playful assessments, and activities covering Science, Math, History, English, and more!

Play free kids games, watch videos, and explore activities, quirky quizzes and fun facts. Watch Artzooka, Big Block Sing Song and more.

Explore, study and play with Cells, Microbes and the Immune System.

Build wonderful classroom communities with parents and students.

Keep students academically active with 20 days of meaningful learning journeys

A novel, world-class, online, interactive high school computer science curriculum that is entirely free.

Free Online Games for Preschoolers. These entertaining sites have great games for young kids.

Reading passages in all literary and nonfiction genres for grades 3–12.

Conjuguemos makes learning verb conjugations in Spanish and French easy with drill practices and fun multi-player games.

In preschool, education and fun come together. Online Preschool learning games build the child’s knowledge of colors and shapes, and also help build concentration skills. The website includes many learning activities and games for kids to develop their pre-phonic skills, numerical skills, reading skills, and much more.

Free, online games just for kindergarten.

Cool Math has free online cool math lessons, cool math games and fun math activities. Really clear math lessons (pre-algebra, algebra, precalculus), cool math games, online graphing calculators, geometry art, fractals, polyhedra, parents and teachers areas too.

Cryptography — Crack ciphers, discover secrets, and improve math skills!

Geography games for kids with fun online interactive maps and quizzes for learning Geography. Includes games for learning countries, flags, World geography and physical geography.

Full episodes of Disney Channel, Disney Junior and Disney XD shows!

DOGO News has fun articles for kids on current events, science, sports, and more! There are also lots of stories, pictures, videos, games and the DOGO news map for kids!

Specialist teacher support to enable children with dyslexia to meet their true potential.

E-learning for kids provides free, fun, curriculum based quality primary education to all children world wide.

USGS Earthquake Hazards Program, responsible for monitoring, reporting, researching earthquakes and earthquake hazards.

Easy science experiments, experiment videos, and Science Fair ideas from Science Bob!

Edpuzzle is an easy-to-use platform with video lessons created by other teachers, including formative assessment.

Live online learning for students who cannot attend school.

Math and reading games.

Effective learning through active participation and student collaboration.

Technology-enhanced assessments that work for teachers and leaders alike, so you can fix gaps and see growth.

Leading digital library for kids offering unlimited access to 40,000 of the best children’s books of all time.

School rewards system.

Education for the Real World with EVERFI

Dive into websites, activities, apps, and more.

Preschool games to help children develop their pre-reading skills. These free online preschool games include matching, sorting and rhyming games — all free and easy to use.

Fisher Price kids website.

623 books for teens.

Free Educational Games and Activities for elementary students. Unique and fun games that focus on common core standards for math, science and more!

Fun Math and Reading games with lots of free printables.

Wide range of fun, interactive English games and activities that are perfect for kids learning English as well as teachers looking for free educational resources online.

Free printable phonics workbooks, phonics games, worksheet templates, 100s of images for worksheets and more. At Fun Fonix you can find resources to support your phonics program and materials even if you are starting from zero.

Over 50 fun science experiments and STEM activities for preschoolers to elementary! Simple science activities you can do at home or in the classroom.

Funbrain is the leader in online educational interactive content, with hundreds of free games, books & videos for kids of all ages.

Online games to learn geography and other interesting trivia.

Educational geography games including world and US state geography. Games such as mapping, word search, and crossword puzzles.

Educational materials like worksheets, games, lesson plans, and activities designed to help kids succeed.

GeoGuessr is a geography game which takes you on a journey around the world and challenges your ability to recognize your surroundings.

A challenging geography game for children in grades 4 and above.

Award winning online tuition for home schooling in Maths And English for school age children. Engaging national curriculum based lessons and interactive exercises with confidence boosting rewards.

The world’s most detailed globe.

Grammaropolis is where grammar lives! Songs, books, games, and videos make the parts of speech come alive.

Guess the names of the cities by visiting them virtually.

Fun interactive learning games & videos for kids, schools and families. Improve skills in English, maths, science & a whole lot more!

The place for children of all ages to play games and discover new jokes, surveys, answers to science questions, and fun crafts and recipes from Highlights.

Set students up for success in kindergarten and beyond! Explore the entire kindergarten math curriculum: counting, shapes, and more.

You can learn anything. Expert-created content and resources for every course and level.

Kids Maps makes Geography Fun For Kids.

A site dedicated to book lovers providing a forum to discover and share commentary about the books and authors they enjoy. Author interviews, book reviews and lively book commentary are found here. Content includes books from bestselling, midlist and debut authors.

Free educational online kinder games for learning. These kindergarten games reinforce the skills that are vital to kinders and 1st graders.

Free science games for kids, fun interactive learning physics activities. Online games for the classroom, or for playing at home with family.

This is a free site for students to learn English online. There is a selection of games that students can use to practice learning English in a fun way. It is primarily aimed at ESL students, but young children may also benefit from them.

Educational games are a great tool for building foundation math and language skills that today’s elementary school curriculum requires. These online learning games and songs for kids are fun, teach important skills for preschool and elementary school kids and they’re free.

The application supports learning and teaching processes with small interactive modules. Those modules can be used directly in learning materials, but also for self studying. The aim is to collect reusable building blocks and make them available to everyone.

Clickable Map Quizzes of the world — just click on the map to answer the questions. Great geography practice for students in elementary school, middle school, high school, colleges and universities.

Online Games associated with the Magic Tree House Series.

Science Lessons using animated cartoons.

Practice geography with fun geography games online on MathGameTime.com! They also offer free geography worksheets, homework help and videos for multiple grade levels.

Hundreds of free, online math games that teach multiplication, fractions, addition, problem solving and more. Teacher created and classroom approved. Give your brain a workout!

MathPickle.com is a free online resource of original mathematical puzzles, games and unsolved problems for K-12 teachers which is supported by the American Institute of Mathematics.

Content published by the Microsoft Education team and community.

The educational edition of Minecraft providing educators ideas on how to use Minecraft in the classroom.

Create your own Google Maps Treasure Hunt.

Developed for use in middle and high school classrooms, Mission US engages students in the study of transformational moments in American history. Each mission consists of an interactive game and a set of curriculum materials that are aligned to national standards and feature document-based activities. The game immerses players in rich, historical settings and then empowers them to make choices that illuminate how ordinary people experienced the past.

Mozi is a research-supported platform that helps instructors create writing prompts across the curriculum with a matching interface for students to construct their essays. When students use Mozi, they create focused, organized, evidence-based writing in any course.

MrNussbaum.com is a kids website that features over 10,000 online and printable activities including over 400 games, tutorials, simulations, videos, interactive maps, research tools, and much more for kids ages 5–14.

NASA.gov brings you the latest images, videos and news from America’s space agency. Get the latest updates on NASA missions, watch NASA TV live, and learn about our quest to reveal the unknown and benefit all humankind.

The children section of th National Geographic website.

Make your class fun and interactive with interesting videos, games & activities. Improve student motivation, learning and grades!

NGAkids Art Zone for iPad contains eight interactive activities and a freehand sketchbook for children of all ages.

Play preschool learning games and watch episodes and videos that feature Nick Jr. shows like Paw Patrol, Blaze and the Monster Machines, Dora, Bubble Guppies, and more.

The Nrich Maths Project Cambridge,England. Mathematics resources for children,parents and teachers to enrich learning.

Free educational games online to practice math and reading skills at kindergarten level.

Online games for toddlers, preschool kids and babies. Play the best games for children of all ages!

Original games collection by Ferry Halim with Winterbells, Sunny Day Sky, These Little Pigs, Bubble Bees, Chicken Wings, Bum Bum Koala, Snowbowling, Dare Dozen, Cranky Crabs, and more!

Outschool connects motivated learners, parents, and teachers together to create great learning experiences.

OWLIE BOO, a website with educational computer games for toddlers and young children. The fun, stimulating games help the youngest kids learn how to use a computer while they play: how to press keys, how to move the mouse, how to click and drag objects.

Parlay puts your students and their unique perspectives at the heart of learning, and gives them the data that they need to help them grow.

Educational games and videos from Curious George, Wild Kratts and other PBS KIDS shows!

PebbleGo is a curricular content hub specifically designed for K-3 students. Packed with informational articles, ready-made activities, and literacy supports for students of all abilities, it boosts engagement and fosters independent learning in core subject areas.

PenPal Schools connects students from 150 countries through project based learning. Students create projects about topics ranging from human rights and environmental sustainability to robotics and literature with global PenPals.

Geography games for kids. Free online geography games, puzzles and tests suitable for interactive education in 6th grade.

Poptropica, a virtual world for kids to travel, play games, compete in head-to-head competition, and communicate safely. Kids can also read books, comics, and see movie clips while they play.

Geography games for primary kids.

Play free online games featuring the best action games, fun games, puzzle games, learning games and racing games from PrimaryGames! Celebrate the holidays and seasons with crafts, printables, postcards, coloring pages, games and more! Watch videos and cartoons. All games are safe and free to play online.

quizzity is a geographical quiz where you have to guess the location of several cities on a world map while receiving points for being both accurate and fast.

The site for fun and educational online games and activities for preschool age children.

Rockalingua is an online collection of videos, games, worksheets, and more, designed to make learning Spanish fun and easy for kids around the world.

Explore the exciting subject of geography for kids with our range of fun facts, free games, interesting experiments, science fair projects, cool quizzes, amazing videos and more!

Teach hands-on elementary science without the overwhelm.

The ultimate map quiz site! Seterra will challenge you with quizzes about countries, capitals, flags, oceans, lakes and more!

Welcome to Seussville, the home of all things Dr. Seuss.

Hundreds of fun educational games and activities for kids to play online. Topics include math, geography, animals, and more.

Smithsonian Learning Lab is your destination for millions of carefully curated, easily accessible, customizable, and shareable open educational resources.

Check out the Vocabulary Spelling City‚ online spelling games for kids! More than 40 games to create interactive vocabulary activities for students of all ages.

SplashLearn offers cool interactive problem solving math games for Kindergarteners online aligned with Common Core Standards.

Play a Geography Quiz on Sporcle, the world’s largest quiz community. Sporcle has 103,703 Geography Quizzes!

The Starfall website offers free and low-cost experiences whereby children can successfully learn through exploration. Children have fun while learning in an environment of collaboration, wonderment, and play. They teach children through positive reinforcement to ensure they become confident, intrinsically motivated, and successful.

Science experiments for kids offering the perfect science projects to use for school science fairs and science learning!

Fun science experiments for kids of all ages.

The Story Starter randomly generates 356 billion story starters. This idea generator can be used by teachers, children, short story writers, and more.

Create storyboards with the free storyboard software! Filmmakers, teachers, students, & businesses all love using Storyboard That to create storyboards and comics online.

Storyline Online is available 24 hours a day for children, parents, caregivers and educators worldwide. Each book includes supplemental curriculum developed by a credentialed elementary educator, aiming to strengthen comprehension and verbal and written skills for English-language learners.

Introduce and reinforce more than 200 math and science topics with videos, slideshows, step-by-step tutorials, and other activities.

Help children learn to read with this free, award-winning reading and phonics game.

Fun science experiments for kids explained by the Happy Scientist.

TheKidzpage web site for kids! Explore free printable & online kids games, activities, puzzles, clip art, colouring pages and online coloring.

Discover the new Magic School Bus and its books, try experiments, print out coloring pages, and play the apps at Scholastic Kids.

Free stories and information for little children associated to that particular day.

Free, interactive, learning to count games for 5 to 7 year olds involve numbers from 1 to 100.

Geography quizzes about countries, cities, capitals, bodies of water, mountains and landmarks.

Albert’s self-paced professional development provides educators with best practices and pedagogy to improve student outcomes. From case studies to tutorial videos, these resources help educators hone their craft inside and outside of the Albert classroom.

Play educational kids games, computer games, printable worksheets and learning games online at turtlediary.com. Learn and play Free Games for Kids Online!

Play free educational games and watch educational programming for preschool and school aged kids 2–11 years old.

Teacher-created resources which provide entire schemes of work, lesson planning and assessments right through to online educational games, augmented reality and so much more.

Provides an engaging and accessible way for all students to learn to code, paying special attention to increasing participation from young women and underrepresented minorities.

Vroom is a global program which provides science-based tips and tools help parents and caregivers.

Make and share videos using WeVideo online video editing software.

Brain-engaging geography games to test your knowledge: learn countries of the world, capitals, flags, US States, continents, islands, oceans and much more with entertaining internet quizzes.

World map and countries of the world.

News and more for the Young.

A game about learning geography. An unknown country in the world and just 30 seconds to answer.

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