Monday, July 13, 2009

Smarty Games - Free Educational Games

Smarty Games is a new website designed for pre-K and elementary school students. Smarty Games features games for developing basic mathematics and reading skills. There are six mathematics games covering basic addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division. The reading section has two alphabet games and nine animated stories. In addition to the mathematics and reading activities, Smarty Games offers activities for learning to read a clock, puzzles, mazes, coloring activities. The site could be navigated by elementary school students while pre-K students would need some help getting started before using the activities on their own.

Applications for Education
Smarty Games could be a good site on which students can practice and develop mathematics and reading skills.

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