Babblefish provides A set of links to language games that will help you learn a language while having some fun. Some on-line games require the Flash Plug-In.

Language Games

PrimaryGames.com – Site for teachers, parents, and kids featuring free educational games, coloring pages, interactive e-books, holiday activities, musical postcards, crafts, and more!

International Cafe – Wet your appetite in Spanish, French, German, Italian, and Russian.

 

Say It In Quizzes

These online quizzes are related to the language lessons in the Transparent Language Say It In software program.
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ESL Grammar Games ·Intermediate Grammar Practice · High School Grammar Rules … More Language Arts Games · Language

Proofreading Makes Perfect Grammar Blast Verbs Grammar Blast
Adjectives & Adverbs
Apostrophes Adverbs Speech Marks
Commas Verb Form PowerProofreading
Apostrophe Game Zoo Crew Apostrophes
Prepositional Phrases The Sentence & Nouns Grammar Game Collection
Stufun Grammar Games Intermediate Grammar Practice High School Grammar Rules
Grammar Games Grammar Crackers 2Bee or Nottoobee
Monkey Business (word order) Tossed Up Talents Grammar Bytes
Conjunctions 1 Conjunctions 2 Conjunctions 3
Home for Abused Apostrophes Grammar Quizzes State of Being Verbs
Sam Spud Grammar Gorilla The Parts of Speech
Grammar Lady Grammar Rock Paint by Idioms
Count/NonCount Nouns? Noncount Nouns Types of Sentences
Spelling Plural Nouns Adjectives Parts of Speech
Wacky Web Tales Rats!
Parts of Speech
Grammar Blast
Irregular Past Verbs 1 Irregular Past Verbs 2 Irregular Past Verbs 3
Conjunctions Adjective Clauses Noun Dunk
What is an ADJECTIVE? Find the Adjective What is an ADVERB?
Frequency Adverbs Adjective + Infinitive Using Nouns as Adjectives
Participial Adjectives Comparatives Spelling – 50 Comparatives
A / An Lesson A / An Quiz If-Then Present/True
If-Then Pres./Untrue If-Then Past Untrue WhadDaYa Know?

 

Learn Language Now! Quizzes

These online quizzes are designed to be used with our Learn Language Now! products. Depending on the language chosen, several different types of quizzes are available including grammar exercises, match the translation, and multiple choice tests. Typically, quizzes are based on the content of the Learn Language Now! Titles, including the “Most Common Words” and “Survival Phrases” Titles.

 

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Language Games for Younger Kids

Language Games for Older Kids

Funschool Games Choose from 194 Flash, Java and Shockwave games. Grades K-8

I Know That Language Arts Games

Basic Skill Practice Games – Stufun Grammar Games ·Intermediate Grammar Practice · High School Grammar Rules … More Language Arts Games · Language

Look Out Below (make small words from the letters of a big word)

Word Play (click on a word and watch it “play”)

Pounce (pounce on the word that matches the sound)

A.B.Cow (finding the missing letters in the alphabet)

Alphabet Soup (find the mixed up word floating in the soup)

Flood! (the library has flooded and books need to be grouped together)

Gawain’s Word (word blends)

Chicken Stacker (vowel sounds)

Fuzzy Lions Ears (starting sounds of words)

Game Goo – 13 interactive games covering a range of skills from letter recognitions to antonyms/synonyms.

Digby Mole’s Word Activities - Matching, Rhymes, First Letters (uses Shockwave) (Primary)

Story Bear – 3 interactive stories (uses Shockwave) (Primary)

Kidport – Select your grade and then click on the Language Arts button. This site uses the Shockwave plugin. (Primary)

Words and Pictures These games and activities will make learning phonics fun. Produced by BBC Education. (Primary)

Storyline Online – The Screen Actors Guild Foundation is proud to bring you Storyline Online, an on-line streaming video program featuring SAG members reading children’s’ books aloud. (Primary, Junior)

The Reading Rangers from TVOKids (Primary, Junior)

Billy Bear’s Cookies – the “kind” hangman game (Primary, Junior)

Same Difference – a game to practice your knowledge of synonyms and antonyms. (requires Shockwave) (Primary, Junior)

Story Elements – Test Tutor - an interactive reading activity (Primary, Junior)

ReviseWise Reading – from BBC Education. Practice and test your skills in the following reading areas; Deduction, Poetry,Non-Fiction (Junior)

Reading, Viewing and Listening Strategies – These videos show groups of students as they learn a number of reading, viewing, and listening strategies. The students learn how to analyze literary techniques, learn research skills, and use their personal experiences and interests in responding to texts. The resource offers four learning
levels; how-to tips and student worksheets are also included. (Junior, Intermediate)

Writing Den – many reading and writing activities for the Junior and Intermediate student.

Literature – What Makes a Good Short Story? Join a journey through a classic short story, “A Jury of Her Peers,” by Susan Glaspell. Along the way, you’ll solve the mystery of whether Minnie Wright killed her husband and explore the story’s literary elements. You will also encounter rest stops where you can read more about the structure of story and take part in activities related to “A Jury of Her Peers”. (Junior, Intermediate)

Grammar Gorillas

Spell Check

Translator Alligator

Scramble-Saurus

Spellaroo

What’s the Word

Sign the Alphabet

Word Confusion

Word Turtle

2Bee or Nottoobee

DaVinci’s Cryptex – Decipher words hidden in DaVinci`s portable vault of secret messages. Each day, seven pairs of related words are hidden in the Cryptex. Using clues, decipher the words to get recognition as the top cryptologist for the day. While decoding the messages, you will uncover other hidden words for which you will also receive bonus points. Currently, Cryptex is using English words and clues, but soon we will have other languages. Enjoy the art of decoding words.

Four-Letter Words and more – A puzzle where you unstack letters to form words. Start with four-letter words, progress to really tough seven-letter words. Because all of the letters cannot be seen, this is one challenging puzzle. There is only one perfect solution, but many
alternatives. Includes both English and French words.

Catch the New – Catch the News is a totally different way of interacting with the latest news stories. It is both a source of up-to-date news and a headlines-guessing game. Literally “catch” news topics as they fly by within your mobile homepage in a variety of animated formats including explosions and tornadoes.

Word Search – Community Word Search lets you waste time finding words in a 20×20 grid. Lots of categories to choose from and you have the ability to contribute your own word lists for everyone else to use. Strengthen your knowledge of English and other languages. Includes word searches for important keywords in today’s actual news headlines.

There’s a Hole in my Word – This word game is played in a series of rounds. A round requires you to find 26 words hidden in a grid. Each word is missing one unique letter from the alphabet such that the letters A-Z are available as clues. Find the hidden words before time runs out. Unlimited challenges using our dictionary of over 100,000 family-friendly English words. Improve your English skills with three difficulty levels. Compete to be the top “Holer of the Day”.

Compound Connections – This is a challenging and amusing diversion. Starting with a pair of related words, players take turns changing words into other words using rules. Example pairs of related words are GOOD FOOD, LIVE LIFE, ORANGE CHERRY. The basic rule is that the next word played must start with the last two letters of the prior word, for example CHAT -> ATOM. Players can create unlimited challenges for mutual co-operation. Currently this game is in English – other languages coming soon. As a bonus, you get access to the Word Chains game.

Morphing Word Chains – Word Chains is a co-operative game which challenges the community to morph words one letter at a time. See how long you can keep each chain going. Start as many chains as you’d like. Someone will always be intrigued to keep a chain going. Take turns morphing words in different chains. As a bonus, you get free access to the
Double-Word Challenge word game. Pen and paper versions of this game are called: Doublets, Laddergrams, Stepwords, Transitions, Changelings, Word Chains, Ping Pong and Word Golf.

Double-Word Challenge – Double Word Challenge is a co-operative word game where you morph words until you connect with the target. This is a challenging and amusing diversion. Starting with a pair of related words, players take turns changing words into other words using rules. Example pairs of related words are GOOD FOOD, LIVE LIFE, ORANGE CHERRY. The basic rule is that the next word played must start with the last two letters of the prior word, for example CHAT -> ATOM. Players can create unlimited challenges for mutual co-operation. Currently this game is in English – other languages coming soon.

Quote Works – Solve quotation puzzles. Includes phrases, sayings, facts, today’s news headlines and more. Compete to be the “Phrazer of the Day”.

Gobble Words – A challenging game of making up your own words and depleting the puzzle. Gobble letters into words. Uses common 3 to 7 letter English words or a choice of word lists such as Geography.

Word Worm – Dig a tunnel for your worm to get home. Link letters into words. Completed words make the tunnel.

Word Rotation – Words are formed by rotating the tiles until they match the clues.

Cell Mates – You need to unscramble the words using the clue or definition above each word.

French Connections – With English clues, find the French words.The letters in the words are all jumbled up. Move them around until they match the clues.

Mixed-Up Words – Decode the words. Letters are scrambled and you must find the solutions.

Word Search – Classic word search game. A variety of words from subjects like Geography, Sports, Science.

Current (News) Events Word Search – Classic word search game using words and phrases from TODAY’S HEADLINES. News from the World, Canada and USA.

Stack Mates – Unstack letters to make words, with or without clues. A variety of challenges.

Elevator Words – Use arrows to sort words.

Elimination – Four types of logic puzzles with 100′s of levels. Get rid of your tiles before time runs out. Use gravity, magnetism, deflections.