Tag Archives: educational games

Memory Maze Game

I tend to be the parent who buys the kids educational resources and I tend to steer clear of noisy items (my daughter’s hypersensitivity to noise comes from me).  So about 2 weekends ago while I was looking at some … Continue reading

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Dive Into Shapes

I have been eyeing out the Learning Resources Dive into Shapes set for some time.  I wanted to find a hands on, fun way for the kids to explore shapes both 2 dimensional and 3 dimensional and I kept coming … Continue reading

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Buy It Right. Money game for kids

Last year my parents bought the children a shopping game called Buy It Right. It is a money game which can be played at three different levels (beginner level – only use pounds, intermediate level is pence only and the … Continue reading

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Magic Maths game by Orchard Toys

I love finding fun educational games that the kids can play at home.  Any time the kids get to practice maths, reading or spelling in a fun way that does not involve a worksheet is a bonus for me.  Because … Continue reading

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IQ FIT – a compact logical thinking game

I have mentioned a few times that I like buying the kids logical thinking games as I believe it is an important skill and something that can be developed.  I also like having games / activities that I can take … Continue reading

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Match and Spell Next Step Game

We were recently sent the Orchard Toys Match and Spell Next Steps game.  We used the original game with my youngest last year (Match and Spell Game post) and found it useful in helping him with basic spelling words.  The … Continue reading

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Simple Machines Activity Set

When our Simple Machines Activity Set first arrived the kids unpacked the box and were already exploring the different items and figuring out how everything worked before I even had a chance to read the instructions.  They both seemed really … Continue reading

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