Hands-on Games Activities

Check out these great hands-on games that kids can play in the classroom, on the playground, or at home for an afternoon of educational fun! Little learners can review sight words, consonant blends, important math skills, logical reasoning and much more with these fantastic hands-on games that can typically be enjoyed with common household materials like playing cards, construction paper, or sidewalk chalk.

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Play hopscotch with numbers, but also with letters, to get kids ready for first grade reading.
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Use empty soda bottles to create a fun bowling set that helps your first grader practice addition skills!
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Add negative and positive numbers in this fun math card game for fourth graders!
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Are you sneaky, sneaky? You'll have to be when your play this fun game involving squirt guns and blindfolds that'll test your child's stealth.
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Here's a party game that's guaranteed to bring along lots of laughs. Kids get creative as they act out improve scenes with some help from an audience.
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Turn any sunny summer day into a fun and special occasion by having a watermelon seed spitting contest!
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Practice conversions within the metric system in this fun math card game for third graders.
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Help your third grader craft a homemade version of this classic strategy game, using just an old egg carton and a few beads!
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Work on mastering calculations with percentages with your middle school student in this fun Tic-Tac-Toe math game.
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Tea time is a chance for a lesson in etiquette while she plays. Quality time to read a book and talk about good manners.
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Multiplication facts are a necessary skill, and this board game provides a fun way for your third grader to practice them!
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Make thinking about college fun by working with your teen to design and plan a Road to College board game.
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Mix fun with basic math in this fun homemade game of ring toss! Make rings out of paper plates and you're ready to play anytime, anywhere!
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Play tic-tac-toe and help your kid memorize multiplication facts!
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Help your preschooler practice counting, matching, and learning colors with this fun game!
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Combat summer boredom with this easy and fun game. Race against each other to see who can fill their bucket the fastest using leaky cups!
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Here's Twist 'N Turn: let your preschooler or pre-kindergartener be outside and active while learning about shapes, colors, directions, and word recognition.
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Support your first grader's counting and reading skills while laughing and running in this fun playground game.
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Work on finding means and medians in this fifth grade math card game.
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Practice your addition and subtraction in this card game. Disclose is a math activity any first or second grader will love!

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