LANGUAGE ARTS GAMES

On this page, you will find links to educational games that will support your child's learning in ELA.

Phonics

Letter Recognition

http://www.literactive.com/Download/live.asp?swf=story_files/Fishing_Bowl_US.swf

http://www.literactive.com/Download/live.asp?swf=story_files/mouse_house_US.swf


Initial Consonant Sounds

http://www.getreadytoread.org/games/game1/shell.html

http://www.ictgames.com/phonic_fighter4.html

http://www.softschools.com/language_arts/phonics/games/beginning_sounds.jsp

http://teacher.scholastic.com/clifford1/flash/phonics/

http://www.readwritethink.org/files/resources/interactives/picturematch/

http://www.letters-and-sounds.com/phase-2-initial-sound-game-1.html

http://www.doorwayonline.org.uk/firstsounds-fullscreen.html

http://www.literactive.com/Download/live.asp?swf=story_files/easel_US.swf


Ending Sounds

http://www.literactive.com/Download/live.asp?swf=story_files/garden_leaves_US.swf

http://splash.abc.net.au/res/i/L7861/index.html

http://splash.abc.net.au/res/i/L7859/index.html

http://www.literactive.com/Download/live.asp?swf=story_files/slides_US.swf


Short Vowels & CVC Words

http://www.arcademics.com/games/coconuts/coconuts.html

http://www.thekidzpage.com/learninggames/shelfwords2.swf

http://www.readwritethink.org/files/resources/interactives/picturematch/

http://www.literactive.com/Download/live.asp?swf=story_files/hanging_monkeys_US.swf

http://www.readwritethink.org/files/resources/interactives/wordfamily/wordfamilysort.swf


Long Vowels

http://www.sadlier-oxford.com/phonics/grade_k_1/long_vowel_grk1_nav.htm

http://www.thekidzpage.com/learninggames/shelfwords4.swf

http://www.readwritethink.org/files/resources/interactives/picturematch/


Blends

http://www.softschools.com/language_arts/phonics/games/bl_pl_gl_sounds.jsp

http://www.literactive.com/Download/live.asp?swf=story_files/bowling_alley_US.swf

http://www.literactive.com/Download/live.asp?swf=story_files/warehouse_US.swf

http://mrnussbaum.com/twoletters/TwoLetters.swf


Digraphs

http://splash.abc.net.au/res/i/L7855/index.html

http://www.kizphonics.com/phonics/digraph-sh-phonics-game/

http://www.softschools.com/language_arts/phonics/games/ch_sh_wh_th_sounds.jsp

http://www.starfall.com/n/skills/th/load.htm?f

http://www.primarygames.com/see-n-spell/diagraphs/start.htm

http://rbeaudoin333.homestead.com/files/digraphs_consonant/initial_digraph_20.html

http://rbeaudoin333.homestead.com/files/digraphs_consonant/initial_digraph_21.html

http://rbeaudoin333.homestead.com/files/digraphs_consonant/ending_digraph_22.html

http://www2.smarttutor.com/player/swf/PH_consonant_diagraphs_L2_V1_t3.swf


Vowel Phonemes

http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/wordsandpictures/phonics/sandcastle/flash/sandquiz.swf


Inflectional Endings

http://www.fun4thebrain.com/English/basewordBB.swf


Syllables

http://www.fun4thebrain.com/English/ssBG7.swf


Spelling

http://pbskids.org/clifford/games/index_puppyletters.html

http://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/ks1/literacy/phonics/play/popup.shtml

http://www.bigbrownbear.co.uk/magneticletters/magnetic10a.swf

http://www.fun4thebrain.com/English/princeFrog4.swf

http://www.readwritethink.org/files/resources/interactives/puzzlemewords/puzzlemewords.swf

http://literacycenter.net/play_learn/words_en/color_type_en.php

http://mrnussbaum.com/grilledcheese1/www/gcp.swf

http://mrnussbaum.com/teacher2/Main.swf

http://www.fun4thebrain.com/English/treasureHunt2b.swf

http://static.arcademics.com/games/spelling-bees.swf (difficult)

http://www5.scholastic.co.uk/static/mgm/mgm2.swf (difficult)


Sight Words

http://www.smarttutor.com/wp-content/uploads/games/Catch_Fish_Game_2.0.swf

http://www2.smarttutor.com/player/swf/Basic%20Sight%20Words_L2_V3_T3.swf

http://www.k5learning.com/sites/all/files/sample_lessons/Basic%20Sight%20Words_Lk_V8_t1a/Basic%20Sight%20Words_Lk_V8_t1a.swf

http://www.ictgames.com/wordreader.html

http://www.fun4thebrain.com/English/popcornWords.html

http://www.abcya.com/dolch_sight_word_bingo.htm

http://www.turtlediary.com/kindergarten-games/esl-efl-games/sight-words.html

http://www.ictgames.com/dinosaurwordsrepeat.html

http://www.dolchword.net/preprimer1memory/preprimer1memory.html

http://www.primarygames.com/langarts/sightwords/

http://www.arcademics.com/games/kitten-hop/kitten-hop.html

http://www.bgfl.org/bgfl/custom/resources_ftp/client_ftp/ks1/english/coconut/index.htm

http://www.sadlier-oxford.com/phonics/grade_k_1/high_fre/hifreq1.htm

http://www.thekidzpage.com/learninggames/shelfnumbers.swf

http://mrnussbaum.com/grilledcheese1/www/gcp.swf


Words Skills

Rhyming

http://cdn.channel.aol.com/_media/ch_games/rhymebot.swf

http://pbskids.org/wordworld/characters/game_frm.html

http://teacher.scholastic.com/activities/bll/reggie/

http://pbskids.org/superwhy/#game/wonderredbingo

http://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/ks1/literacy/rhyming_words/play/

http://www.ictgames.com/rhymingRockets.html

http://www.roythezebra.com/reading-games-flash/bees_bug.swf


Opposites/Antonyms

http://www.earobics.com/gamegoo/games/squanky/squanky.html

http://www.dositey.com/2008/language/grammar/antonyms1.htm

http://www.manythings.org/wbg/opposites_2-jw.html

http://media.abcya.com/games/synonyms_antonyms/flash/synonyms_antonyms.swf

http://www.do2learn.com/games/synonymsantonyms/synant_6C.swf


Synonyms

https://www.scholastic.com/wordgirl/synonym_toast.swf

http://www.do2learn.com/games/synonymsantonyms/synant_6C.swf

http://media.abcya.com/games/synonyms_antonyms/flash/synonyms_antonyms.swf


Homophones


Contractions

http://gotkidsgames.com/ca/cont.html

http://www.primarygames.com/contractions/start.htm

http://www.abcya.com/contraction_action.htm

http://www.learninggamesforkids.com/vocabulary-games/contractions/contraction-game.html

https://jr.brainpop.com/readingandwriting/word/contractions/scrollingbackground/

http://www.vocabulary.co.il/contractions/primary/primary-contractions-game/

http://www.softschools.com/language_arts/grammar/contractions/contractions_matching_game/

http://www.oswego.org/ocsd-web/match/dragflip.asp?filename=jwildecontraction2

http://www.eduplace.com/cgi-bin/schtemplate.cgi?template=/kids/hmsv/smg/smg.thtml&game_file=game_2_30&grade=2&unit=30


ABC Order

http://www.teacherled.com/resources/alphabet/alphabetspeedload.html

http://media.abcya.com/games/alphabet/flash/alphabet.swf

http://henryanker.com/Language/Language_Skills/Alphabetizing/Alphabetizing_Set_1.swf

http://henryanker.com/Language/Language_Skills/Alphabetizing/Alphabetizing_Set_2.swf

http://media.abcya.com/games/alphabetize/flash/alphabetize.swf

http://downloads.bbc.co.uk/skillswise/english/en04dict/game/en04dict-game-dictionary-design/dictionary_design.swf

http://www.primaryinteractive.co.uk/online/alphaorder1.swf

http://www.roythezebra.com/reading-games-flash/alpha_game1.swf

http://www.roythezebra.com/reading-games-flash/alpha_game2.swf

http://www.roythezebra.com/reading-games-flash/alpha_game3.swf

http://www.roythezebra.com/reading-games-flash/alpha_game4.swf

http://www.roythezebra.com/reading-games-flash/alpha_game5.swf

http://www.toonuniversity.com/3l_alph3_d.swf

http://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/ks1/literacy/alphabetical_order/play/popup.shtml

http://henryanker.com/Language/Language_Skills/Alphabetizing/Alphabetizing_Set_3.swf

http://henryanker.com/Language/Language_Skills/Alphabetizing/Alphabetizing_Set_4.swf

http://henryanker.com/Language/Language_Skills/Alphabetizing/Alphabetizing_Set_5.swf


Compound Words

http://lessons.e-learningforkids.org/efk/Courses/EN/L0601/flash.html

http://www.rms.rcs.k12.tn.us/Flash/Language/compound_words_v1.swf

https://www.turtlediary.com/bin/compound-words/index.swf?

http://www.softschools.com/language_arts/compound_words/compound_words.swf

http://resources.hwb.wales.gov.uk/VTC/crazy_comp_words/eng/Introduction/mainsessionpart2.htm


Prefixes and Suffixes

http://www.bigbrownbear.co.uk/prefix.htm

https://www.eslgamesplus.com/prefixes-common-quiz/

https://www.education.com/game/prefix-fish/

http://www.manythings.org/wbg/prefixes-jw.html

http://www.manythings.org/wbg/prefixes-mw.html

https://www.quia.com/cb/221179.html

http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/spellits/activities_y6/activity4.shtml

http://www.bigbrownbear.co.uk/demo/suffix.htm

https://www.wisc-online.com/learn/abe-ell/ell/esl4218/practice-with-suffixes-nouns

https://web.archive.org/web/20120130204205/http://www.tv411.org/lessons/cfm/vocabulary.cfm?num=10&act=2&que=1

http://www.missmaggie.org/scholastic/shortcircuit_eng_launcher.html

Grammar

Word Order

http://www.earobics.com/gamegoo/games/monkey/monkey.html

http://www.turtlediary.com/kindergarten-games/ela-games/simple-sentences.html

http://www.starfall.com/n/puzzle-shapes/toybox/load.htm?f

http://www.pspb.org/blueribbon/games/train/Train.swf

http://downloads.bbc.co.uk/skillswise/english/en30stru/game/en30stru-game-logging-sentences/beaver_construction.swf

http://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/ks1/literacy/making_sentences/play/popup.shtml

http://www.roythezebra.com/reading-games-flash/makeSense2_game1.swf

http://www.roythezebra.com/reading-games-flash/makeSense2_game2.swf

http://www.roythezebra.com/reading-games-flash/makeSense2_game3.swf


Sentences

http://mrnussbaum.com/hawkabulary1/hawkabulary.swf

http://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/ks1/literacy/joining_words/play/popup.shtml

http://www.roythezebra.com/reading-games-flash/makeSense_game1.swf

http://www.roythezebra.com/reading-games-flash/makeSense_game2.swf

http://www.roythezebra.com/reading-games-flash/makeSense_game3.swf


Punctuation Marks

http://www.roythezebra.com/reading-games/question-mark-5.html

http://www.sheppardsoftware.com/grammar/punctuation.htm

http://resources.hwb.wales.gov.uk/VTC/sentence_detectives/eng/Introduction/MainSession.htm

http://www.funenglishgames.com/grammargames/punctuation.html

http://www.topmarks.co.uk/Flash.aspx?e=spelling-grammar03

http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/ks1bitesize/literacy/punctuation/maincontainer_001.swf

http://downloads.bbc.co.uk/skillswise/english/en29punc/game/en29punc-game-pin-bored/splattergrammer_office.swf

http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/teachers/ks2_activities/english/activities/punctuation.swf

http://resources.hwb.wales.gov.uk/VTC/apostrophes_con_poss/eng/Introduction/Plenary.htm

http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/starship/english/games/penguins_on_ice/big_no_sound/full2.shtml


Capitalization

http://downloads.bbc.co.uk/skillswise/english/en29punc/game/en29punc-game-blown-away/splattergrammer_hair.swf

http://www.classroom.com.hk/weblink/c-handw/pic/wkhw001_l2.swf

http://www.sheppardsoftware.com/grammar/magical_capitals_4.16.swf

http://lessons.e-learningforkids.org/efk/Courses/EN/capitalization/player.html

http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/magickey/flash/lug.swf

http://www.roythezebra.com/reading-games-flash/cLetters2_game1.swf

http://www.roythezebra.com/reading-games-flash/cLetters2_game2.swf

http://www.roythezebra.com/reading-games-flash/cLetters2_game3.swf

http://www.roythezebra.com/reading-games-flash/cLetters2_game4.swf

http://www.roythezebra.com/reading-games-flash/cLetters2_game5.swf

http://www.toonuniversity.com/aol/2l_pucap.swf

http://henryanker.com/Language/Language_Skills/Capitalization/Capitalization_Set_01.swf

http://henryanker.com/Language/Language_Skills/Capitalization/Capitalization_Set_05.swf

http://henryanker.com/Language/Language_Skills/Capitalization/Capitalization_Set_06.swf

http://henryanker.com/Language/Language_Skills/Capitalization/Capitalization_Set_07.swf


Nouns

http://www.turtlediary.com/kindergarten-games/ela-games/noun-jumper.html

http://www.turtlediary.com/kindergarten-games/ela-games/naming-words.html

http://www.turtlediary.com/grade-1-games/ela-games/war-of-noun.html

http://www.sheppardsoftware.com/grammar/nouns.htm

http://www.softschools.com/language_arts/grammar/noun/balloon_game/

http://www.abcya.com/nouns_and_verbs.htm

http://www.turtlediary.com/grade-1-games/ela-games/nouns.html


Verbs

http://www.turtlediary.com/grade-2-games/ela-games/battle-of-action-words.html

http://www.fun4thebrain.com/English/pandaGame.swf


Adjectives