Green Games for Kids

These resources make the outside world come alive for nature-loving kids, showing them the delicate balance and deep connections among plants, animals, and the environment.

Browse Green Games for Kids

AGE
4
QUALITY
 
LEARNING
Engaging app lets kids experiment, explore with TV faves.
csm_app
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2011)
AGE
4
QUALITY
 
LEARNING
Create and interact with mesmerizing natural landscape.
csm_app
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2014)
AGE
5
QUALITY
 
LEARNING
Free play in virtual sustainable garden requires patience.
csm_app
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Fire phone, Kindle Fire
(2015)
AGE
6
QUALITY
 
Shoot light balls in intergalactic environmental mystery.
csm_game
Platforms: Linux, Mac, Windows
(2015)
AGE
6
QUALITY
 
Charming outing with robots tending intergalactic plants.
csm_game
Platforms: Windows
(2015)
AGE
6
QUALITY
 
LEARNING
This deep sea dive is teeming with fish and education.
csm_game
Platforms: LeapPad Explorer, LeapPad2, Leapster Explorer, LeapsterGS
(2012)
AGE
7
QUALITY
 
LEARNING
Hooks kids with fun games and loads them with knowledge.
csm_game
Platforms: Nintendo DS
(2011)
AGE
7
QUALITY
 
LEARNING
Engaging teacher-created edu site helps kids learn.
csm_website
URL: http://www.mrnussbaum.com/
(2012)
AGE
7
QUALITY
 
LEARNING
Create and learn via facts and authentic rainforest sounds.
csm_app
Devices: iPad
(2015)
AGE
7
QUALITY
 
LEARNING
Loads of super educational games and activities.
csm_website
URL: http://www.pbskids.org/go
(2007)
AGE
8
QUALITY
 
LEARNING
Site based on PBS show is online learning at its best.
csm_website
URL: http://pbskids.org/cyberchase
(2011)
AGE
8
QUALITY
 
LEARNING
Brilliantly designed app about Earth's people, places, more.
csm_app
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2011)
AGE
8
QUALITY
 
LEARNING
Kids learn environmental consciousness in this MMOG.
csm_game
Platforms: Windows
(2013)
AGE
8
QUALITY
 
LEARNING
Free online ecosystem game makes learning biology fun.
csm_game
Platforms: Mac, Windows
(2010)
AGE
8
QUALITY
 
LEARNING
Save the planet with these terrific learning activities.
csm_website
URL: http://www.missmaggie.org/
(2013)
AGE
8
QUALITY
 
LEARNING
Learn about the world and its inhabitants.
csm_website
URL: http://kids.nationalgeographic.com
(2007)
AGE
8
QUALITY
 
LEARNING
Kids of all ages can indulge their sea and space curiosity.
csm_website
URL: http://www.seasky.org/
(2012)
AGE
8
QUALITY
 
LEARNING
Fun game with strong heroine delivers an eco message.
csm_game
Platforms: Windows
(2008)
AGE
9
QUALITY
 
LEARNING
Cast and create fun films starring coral reef creatures.
csm_website
URL: http://www.sheddaquarium.org/sea/interactive_module.cfm?id=20
(2006)
AGE
9
QUALITY
 
LEARNING
Cute, open-ended farming series adds more customization.
csm_game
Platforms: Nintendo 3DS
(2012)
AGE
10
QUALITY
 
LEARNING
Beautiful, imaginative adventure is a treat for eyes, ears.
csm_game
Platforms: Mac, Windows
(2012)
AGE
10
QUALITY
 
LEARNING
Site brings the science museum experience into kids' homes.
csm_website
URL: http://www.calacademy.org/science/
(2013)
AGE
10
QUALITY
 
LEARNING
Share nature photos and help research, but watch privacy.
csm_app
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2011)
AGE
10
QUALITY
 
LEARNING
Online community encourages citizen science; watch privacy.
csm_website
URL: http://www.projectnoah.org/
(2013)
AGE
10
QUALITY
 
LEARNING
Farming simulation game inspires creativity, reduces tedium.
csm_game
Platforms: Nintendo 3DS
(2015)
AGE
11
QUALITY
 
LEARNING
This exceptional evolution sim is a masterpiece.
csm_game
Platforms: Mac, Windows
(2008)
AGE
12
QUALITY
 
LEARNING
Natural disasters become less scary in sim games.
csm_game
Platforms: Mac, Windows
(2007)
AGE
12
QUALITY
 
LEARNING
Social site with good edu value needs supervision.
csm_website
URL: http://www.whyville.com/
(2007)