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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 27 Apps and Sites for Gifted and Talented Kids.

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Activity Village

age 2+

Free learning-activity site only missing contextual info.

URL: http://www.activityvillage.co.uk (2015)
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Nick Jr. Beyond the Backpack

age 2+

Personalized help preps kids for preschool success.

URL: http://beyondthebackpack.nickjr.com/ (2015)
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Bedtime Math

age 3+

Daily problem can help kids make math a habit.

URL: http://bedtimemath.org/ (2012)
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Daniel Tiger's Neighborhood

age 3+

Activities and videos prime tots for new experiences.

URL: http://pbskids.org/daniel/ (2015)
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International Children's Digital Library

age 3+

Multi-language library opens new doors for kids.

URL: http://www.childrenslibrary.org/ (2011)
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Outschool

age 3+

Interesting course offerings involve both time, dollar cost.

URL: https://outschool.com (2019)
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Peep and the Big Wide World

age 3+

Solid, fun pre-K math and science primer site.

URL: http://peepandthebigwideworld.com/en/ (2015)
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Peg + Cat

age 3+

Delight in pre-K problem-solving duo's quirky adventures.

URL: http://pbskids.org/peg (2014)
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Encantos Learning Hub

age 4+

Language, geography learning site is off to a strong start.

URL: https://www.encantosbrands.com/learning (2020)
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PoissonRouge

age 4+

Simple bilingual math activities for pre-K kids.

URL: http://www.poissonrouge.com (2008)
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SesameStreet.org

age 4+

Brought to you by the letter "F" -- for fun.

URL: https://www.sesamestreet.org (2008)
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Space Racers

age 4+

Rocket/bird buddies launch preschoolers into STEM learning.

URL: https://www.spaceracers.com/ (2014)
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Starfall

age 4+

Outstanding learn-to-read site sure to engage little ones.

URL: https://www.starfall.com/ (2011)
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Bookshare

age 5+

Welcome kids with print disabilities to the world of books.

URL: https://www.bookshare.org/ (2014)
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BrainPOP Jr.

age 5+

Awesome educational animation to explore, for a fee.

URL: https://jr.brainpop.com/ (2011)
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Khan Academy

age 5+

Excellent tutorials on math, humanities, and more, for free.

URL: https://www.khanacademy.org (2013)
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MathGames

age 5+

Adaptive-learning resource great for play and practice.

URL: https://www.mathgames.com/ (2015)
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Ziggity Zoom

age 5+

Fun, light learning for preschoolers and early readers.

URL: http://www.ziggityzoom.com (2008)
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Arcademics

age 6+

Get helpful practice with lively math and language games.

URL: https://www.arcademics.com/ (2014)
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e-learning for kids

age 6+

Free kid-friendly lessons have glitches, no learning paths.

URL: http://www.e-learningforkids.org (2015)