Educational Websites

Finding educational websites that kids actually enjoy using can be a challenge. Some websites claim to be educational but offer the same, repetitive games you can find anywhere. The sites below are different. We looked for websites that provide a range of educational offerings for kids, while still being entertaining, fun, and of course, age-appropriate. These learning games and educational sites provide great ways for kids to boost their report cards and make screen time count. And for more of the best digital tools, try one of these 25 Apps and Sites for Gifted and Talented Kids.

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Activity Village Website Poster Image
Free learning-activity site only missing contextual info.
URL: http://www.activityvillage.co.uk
(2015)
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Nick Jr. Beyond the Backpack Website Poster Image
Personalized help preps kids for preschool success.
URL: http://beyondthebackpack.nickjr.com/
(2015)
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Bedtime Math Website Poster Image
Daily problem can help kids make math a habit.
URL: http://bedtimemath.org/
(2012)
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Curiosityville Website Poster Image
Charming site tracks kids' progress in learning games.
URL: http://www.curiosityville.com
(2012)
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Daniel Tiger's Neighborhood Website Poster Image
Activities and videos prime tots for new experiences.
URL: http://pbskids.org/daniel/
(2015)
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International Children's Digital Library Website Poster Image
Multi-language library opens new doors for kids.
URL: http://www.childrenslibrary.org/
(2011)
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Peep and the Big Wide World Website Poster Image
Solid, fun pre-K math and science primer site.
URL: http://peepandthebigwideworld.com/en/
(2015)
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Peg + Cat Website Poster Image
Delight in pre-K problem-solving duo's quirky adventures.
URL: http://pbskids.org/peg
(2014)
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PoissonRouge Website Poster Image
Simple bilingual math activities for pre-K kids.
URL: http://www.poissonrouge.com
(2008)
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Reading Friends Website Poster Image
Gradually leveled letter journey is repetitive but thorough.
URL: http://www.readingfriends.com/
(2015)
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SesameStreet.org Website Poster Image
Brought to you by the letter "F" -- for fun.
URL: http://www.sesamestreet.org
(2008)
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Space Racers Website Poster Image
Rocket/bird buddies launch preschoolers into STEM learning.
URL: https://www.spaceracers.com/
(2014)
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Speakaboos Website Poster Image
Large digital library with reading supports -- for a fee.
URL: http://www.speakaboos.com/
(2015)
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Starfall.com Website Poster Image
Outstanding learn-to-read site sure to engage little ones.
URL: http://www.starfall.com/
(2011)
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Bookshare Website Poster Image
Welcome kids with print disabilities to the world of books.
URL: https://www.bookshare.org/
(2014)
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BrainPOP Jr. Website Poster Image
Animated educational content for kids to explore, for a fee.
URL: https://jr.brainpop.com/
(2011)
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Brainzy Math and Reading Program Website Poster Image
Basic early reading, math spiced up for good fun.
URL: http://www.education.com/games/info/
(2015)
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Game Classroom Website Poster Image
Fun homework helper supplements kids' classwork.
URL: http://www.gameclassroom.com/
(2009)
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Khan Academy Website Poster Image
Excellent tutorials on math, humanities, and more, for free.
URL: http://www.khanacademy.org
(2013)
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MathGames Website Poster Image
Adaptive-learning resource great for play and practice.
URL: http://www.mathgames.com/
(2015)
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Ziggity Zoom Website Poster Image
Fun, light learning for preschoolers and early readers.
URL: http://www.ziggityzoom.com
(2008)
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Arcademic Skill Builders Website Poster Image
Get helpful practice with lively math and language games.
URL: http://www.arcademics.com/
(2014)
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Enchanted Learning Website Poster Image
Not flashy, but filled with good educational activities.
URL: http://www.enchantedlearning.com
(2011)
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Ready to Learn Reading Website Poster Image
Free, fun games and activities help develop reading skills.
URL: http://pbskids.org/read/
(2008)
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Read & Write Gold 11 Website Poster Image
A Swiss Army knife's worth of tools for reading support.
URL: http://www.texthelp.com
(2014)
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Wild Kratts Website Poster Image
Animal adventures fuel natural curiosity, plus science fun.
URL: http://pbskids.org/wildkratts/home.html
(2014)
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Funbrain Website Poster Image
Fun games and a strong push to buy Poptropica membership.
URL: http://www.funbrain.com/
(2012)
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GridClub Website Poster Image
Award-winning educational site worth its subscription fee.
URL: http://www.gridclub.com/
(2009)
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IXL Website Poster Image
IXL
Hundreds of learning activities build skills and confidence.
URL: http://www.ixl.com/
(2016)
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