This page lists some of the newest games for young children to be added to the Learn4Good Games Area, where both little and Big Kids can play games on the internet for free. We hope that you and your family and friends enjoy this mix of fun easy-to-play games & activities to more challenging ones. Happy playing!
Old-school "join the dots" has been played for decades on paper and boards in classrooms and homes around the world – Now you have the fun opportunity to play online! Flash Dots is a cool mouse-clicking version of this classic notebook / copybook-based connect-the-dots game where you must score points by creating the fourth wall of a box.
Take turns with your tricky computer-controlled opponent to join the dots on a large grid by drawing horizontal and vertical lines. Whichever player draws the fourth line to complete a box is awarded that box, and the player with the higher number of boxes created at the end of the game is the winner!
This challenging, interactive puzzle & analytical thinking skills activity for kids, teens and grownups requires good observation and concentration levels, smart strategy and quick thinking skills when under pressure, and the vision to spot areas of the game grid to exploit. Courage and determination are key attributes of a winner. Always remember that your opponent has to place a line somewhere on the grid – so cornering your rival into making a THIRD line of a box is definitely a good play.
A memory skills / picture puzzle game for younger kids: Ice Cream Memory is a fun tile matching game for where you must match-up identical pairs of delicious-looking ice cream (gelato) pictures against the clock. Armed with just your computer mouse, a high concentration level, your masterful memory skills, and great determination, you embark on a colorful pair-hunting challenge; the further you progress, the more pairs you have to match. Happy ice cream matching!
Howdy partner! Fancy a spot of gold digging? Take a trip in time back to the Old West for a fun gold-mining adventure! Reel Gold is a straight-forward online skill game for younger kids where you must mine (collect) as much gold from the ground as possible in each level using a retractable claw. You play the role of a crafty old Wild West prospector who has received a valuable tip off, and needs to rush up to the mine in his cart before the mad gold rush starts. You must carefully position your cart above key locations of gold nugget deposits, and (in an action like fishing in water) then expertly lower your gold-catching rope with claw grabber in order to snare the precious loot before the clock runs out! Be very careful, one wrong move, and your treasure can be dropped and lost forever!
This light-hearted online arcade game exercises your motor skills, hand-eye coordination and determination to succeed. As in real life, trial and error is important here as you try to capture the right moment to lower your swinging claw tool for each gold-snatching attempt. Happy gold-mining!
Star Island is a whimsical, colorful and light-hearted, skill-based arcade game for elementary school age children where you have to guide a courageous, wheel-shaped smiley-face character through a series of tricky platform challenges. Set in a bright, cartoonish landscape full of vivid trees and luminous ledges, you play the role of the smiling circular hero, and must spin and jump to collect 5 star clusters in each level (to open the door to the next task). The catch is that the levels are filled with difficult jumping challenges, powerful wind gusts, bad guy squirrels, exploding springs, and more wacky obstacles!
This easy-to-play, interactive platform adventure game exercises your hand-eye coordination and fine motor skills, and requires quick keyboard tapping and good concentration. You also play under pressure against the clock, so let's get spinning into action!
Compare is a very simple, interactive, visual number recognition game for little children (in preschool / Pre-K) who are just learning to recognize the most basic numbers and to count. This straight-forward, online mouse-clicking activity exercises a child’s observation skills and cognitive abilities. Quick reactions are also important as you score more points depending on the speed of your answers. Which number signifies the Most?
Interactive game for early years children learning to count up to 10 and recognize the most basic numbers: Count is a simple, easy-to-play, counting game & online exercise where you must identify (count) how many horizontal bars are highlighted on the game screen. You have to quickly tally up the horizontal bars, and then click on the correct answer from a multiple-choice list of numbers. Designed for preschoolers / Pre-K / younger kindergarten age little learners, this fun visual challenge could make a good supporting teaching aide in class. Happy counting!
How accurate are you at firing a plunger at a moving target? Hook’s Dart Camp is a fun dart shooting game for both younger kids and Big Kids (who love a good old laugh!) where you have to hit moving targets under pressure (while the targets sway to and fro on a rocking ship, home to by Peter Pan-based villians – including Captain Hook himself!). You play the role of an unfortunate captive, and have to win your freedom by passing a series of dart firing tasks!
This light-hearted, mouse-only activity is not straight-forward however, and clinical accuracy is the order of the day. A high level of concentration, steady mouse control combined with good hand-eye coordination, and great patience are all essential skills of the virtual master marksman, and it is no different here amid the chaos of a raucous pirate ship filled with taunting roughies, and difficult moving targets. Arrrrrr you ready for action? Let's show these silly pirates what you are made of. We certainly don't want to end up having to walk the plank! Enjoy the challenge!
You play the role of the somewhat-windswept dog walker, and must avoid low-hanging trees, fire hydrants, butterflies, newspaper stands, and more! Good observation skills, sharp reactions and stamina are the key to your success here as your "walk" is made all the more difficult by the increasing speed of your pack of pooches. If you are searching for a relaxing stroll in the park, you’re barking up the wrong tree in the The Morning Walk. Just be ready to take the "ruff" with the smooth!
A fun problem-solving game and brain-teasing exercise for young children: Brain Safari is an entertaining interactive puzzle that tests a child's concentration (cognitive analysis) & memory skills, math calculation skills, and visual reasoning using a clever combination of cartoon-style pictures of exotic animals with challenging tasks. Split into four distinct sections, players must figure out which animal weighs the most, test themselves against quick-fire math problems, engage with straight-forward memory quizzes, and try to pick out which piece has ‘disappeared’ from a jigsaw puzzle. This brain training exercise may seem rather simple early on, but the levels become progressively trickier! Players also play against a clock for added pressure. OK, let’s get those observation and brain skills flowing! Happy problem solving!
A fun and easy-to-play game of two levels for younger kids, Kirby is a straight-forward, platform-based flying game where you must guide Kirby – an adorable pink ball with flying capability – through two rolling and continuous Mario-style levels. Based on the popular Nintendo computer game and anime character of the same name, Kirby is a small, ball-shaped creature with extraordinary abilities - such as the ability to inhale objects, and then expel them with great force. This cute little sphere can also suck in the air, self-inflate, and float around almost like a balloon in order to avoid oncoming obstacles. You must harness these attributes, and use them to carefully navigate Kirby through two levels filled with pesky baddies, challenging jumps, gold star collectibles, deep ravines, and more.
This relaxing arcade game could be used as a fun online activity for young children / elementary school age kids to help develop their motor skills and reaction speed. Good hand-eye coordination, quick reflexes, and savvy keyboard tapping are all important skills that you need to display if you want to become a ‘Kirby-controller’ expert. Happy floating!
What’s up Doc? Well, it’s foot racing time, that’s what’s up! Bugs & Cecil: Mad Dash is a light-hearted athletic racing game for young kids where you have to guide Bugs Bunny over a set amount of hurdles – and win – each increasingly challenging race against Cecil Turtle. The cheeky rabbit is so confident of victory, he has set himself the tricky task of leaping over Olympic-style hurdles in each race, and you have to time each jump perfectly as well as carefully position Bugs on the track. However, you shouldn’t be fooled by Cecil’s wizened appearance; he’s a crafty runner, and is ready to capitalize on any mistakes by Bugs.
Based on characters from the beloved Looney Tunes cartoon series, this is a straight-forward keyboard tapping skill game suitable for kids of all ages. The simple premise and easy-to-learn controls means this could be perhaps used a fun activity for little children to help exercise and develop motor skills. Good hand-eye coordination, expert timing, and fast reflexes are all tested on the ‘mad dash’ for the finish line. It’s time to lace up those running shoes – on your marks… get set…GO!
Little Farm is a straight-forward, mouse-clicking matching puzzle game for younger kids where you have to help the Norman family grow truck-loads of produce by quickly watering their vegetable fields. With a watering can (your mouse cursor) in-hand, you must click and drag to form a square or rectangle-shaped outline wherein all 4 corner tiles of your new shape are filled with matching veggies. Once you create a square or rectangle with four matching corner tiles – all of the vegetables (of any type) within this entire area are watered, harvested, and sent automatically to one of the waiting trucks. Once all trucks are full, you march on to the next level! This fast-paced, food harvesting activity is all about combining good observation skills with rapid point-and-click action. You need to keep a keen eye out for the largest possible square or rectangle with matching corners – the bigger the valid shape you draw, the more veggies that get harvested. Are you ready to do some good old-fashioned farm work? Let’s see what you’re made of Partner!
Calling all Dora fans! It’s time to guide everyone’s favorite little outdoor explorer on a daring online adventure! Dora The Explorer: Treasure Hunt is an easy to play, light-hearted platform arcade game for young children where you must lead Dora on a brave expedition to find valuable treasure chests! You play the role of Dora, and have to leap over ravines, jump from ledge to ledge, defeat crab baddies, collect coins, and other fun-filled antics! This family-friendly platform game could be used as a good activity for little girls and boys who are developing their motor skills, and are perhaps playing online flash games for the first time. The cute cartoon graphics, non-threatening bad guys, and simple game play should make for a fun adventure. Quick reactions, hand-eye coordination, patience and timing are all tested and exercised on this enjoyable journey through the jungle. Go Dora - Happy treasure hunting!
Are you searching for a challenging, interactive jigsaw puzzle game with levels suitable for both kids and teens? If so, it’s time to pull out your magic wands because we’ve got just the treat! Harry Potter Jigsaw is a fun, mouse-clicking online puzzle game with 4 distinct difficulty levels – Easy, Medium, Hard, and Expert. In each level, you play against the clock to carefully piece together a jumbled jigsaw puzzle. Your goal is to re-assemble a striking image of legendary boy-wizard Harry on his beloved broomstick trying valiantly to catch the Golden Snitch (the most important ball in the game of Quidditch, as all Harry Potter aficionados know very well). As the game increases in difficulty, the puzzles feature more and more jigsaw pieces.
This highly-stimulating brain teaser presents a good test of your eyesight, concentration skills, memory, and determination. Your quick reactions and ability to perform under pressure (from a ticking timer!) are also important. Keeping a cool head is essential here as you attempt to sort through the randomly-jumbled pieces. Younger players should enjoy the fun and fast-paced action, while more experienced jigsaw enthusiasts can really get their minds into the more difficult problem-solving levels (192 pieces – whew!). Ok, it’s time you performed like Potter, and produced some real puzzle magic! Enjoy!
Tadpole is an addicting and challenging mouse-clicking skill game for kids of all ages where you have to guide a cute little tadpole through a narrow and dangerous watery pathway. Based on the classic game ‘Helicopter’ where you must use your mouse to generate height and momentum, this game introduces a brave young frog spawn, with more challenging obstacles, and a trickier terrain. Your tadpole is facing a constant fight for survival, with snappy water-bugs, low-hanging algae, and dangerous rocks all trying to obstruct his safe passage through the water!
This stimulating and surprisingly tricky online flash game could perhaps be used as a good exercise for children trying to improve their quick reactions and motor skills. Concentration also plays a big part here as you have to be constantly clicking in a timely fashion in order to keep your tadpole afloat. There is an old saying (coined by Leonardo Da Vinci if we’re not mistaken) that goes; “simplicity is the ultimate sophistication”. Good luck Mouse Master!
Sushi Cat: The Honeymoon is a wacky, arcade game for little kids where you have to drop a determined and bouncy little cat into a pinball-style grid filled with pieces of delicious sushi! The hungry feline pings around the various ledges and obstacles, gobbling up as many pieces of delicious raw fish as possible before happily falling into a bin at the bottom of the grid. To add a little background detail to this eccentric game, Sushi Cat is on a honeymoon cruise with his beloved pink teddy when the ship runs aground. Our hero kitty instinctively knows that he urgently needs to bulk up in order to save the ship from sinking – and what better way to increase his mass than by feasting on his favorite food; sushi! However, he needs your help to carefully drop him into precise areas on the grid in order to maximize his chances of consuming enough fish to complete each level.
This further game in the Sushi Cat game series features cute animations, quirky characters, and simple mouse-clicking controls suitable for younger kids who enjoy fun, colorful online arcade activities. Luck plays a big part in that you cannot affect the movement of the kitty once he enters the grid, but your expert eye, initial positioning, and the timing of your drop can be crucial toward the success or failure of the fish-loving feline. OK, it’s time to drop kitty, and enjoy watching him grow to multiple times his original size! Happy cat feeding!
Click Fest 3 is one of the most delightfully simple and addicting online flash games you are ever likely to play! The name of the game basically says it all – this is an absolute festival of mouse clicking! You simply have to click to remove all of the circles on the game screen in a series of quick-fire, fast-paced levels against the clock. You can choose a short (15 level) game, or a long (30 level) game, and your goal is to basically complete all of the challenges in as fast a time as possible!
This refreshingly easy-to-play skill game is all about sharp reactions, good hand-eye coordination, and super-fast mouse-clicking action. Each lightning speed level features a different formation of awkwardly-positioned circles, and you must mouse-dash around the game screen clicking like you’ve never clicked before to get rid of them! Remember, all of this is timed against the clock, so ‘speed of mouse’ is definitely a vital factor toward your success. Ok Mouse Master, it’s time to let your swift-clicking fingers do the talking! Happy days!
Mini race cars are an absolute staple of many a young child’s treasure chest of toys. However, car games for kids are often dominated by humongous monster trucks and motor vehicles. Instead of a racing game filled with Formula 1-stylehorsepower and ear-popping engines, wouldn’t it be great to control one of these little toy cars on an improvised domestic household track? Racing Toys is an awesome, addicting toy car racing game for kids of all ages where you have to quickly maneuver your very own toy automobile across office desks, breakfast tables, and bathroom floors in a series of wacky, obstacle-filled races.
Featuring three distinct racing modes, this fun online driving activity requires the fast keyboard tapping skills and quick reactions of a true mini-car Champion! Reveal your ruthless streak as you blast opponents out of your way on an unstoppable quest to unlock all 6 tracks and conquer the various challenges put in front of you. These miniature toy cars may be small in stature, but a racing driver with a big heart can certainly make them perform amazing feats of speedy brilliance! Have you got big ambitions to show us a tiny driving masterclass? Go for it, and enjoy the action!
Magnifying glasses to hand! It’s time for a detective-style ‘seek and find’ adventure with one of TV’s most beloved cartoon characters among toddlers and preschoolers! Dora: Spot the Numbers is a fun and easy-to-play hidden object game where you have to carefully find the numbers 1 through 10 on five incredibly-detailed images of Dora and her explorer pals! Equipped with a magical golden magnifying glass, you have to strategically scour each picture for the elusive digits against the clock – the faster you find all 10, the higher your score!
This light-hearted and enjoyable online mouse-clicking game should be a good fit for Dora The Explorer devotees as well as avid fans of Sherlock Holmes-style hidden item activities. Each number is cleverly concealed within the landscape and characters of each image, making this a real test of your concentration levels, shrewd eyesight and observation skills. You also need to exhibit good all-round investigative instinct as the mysterious digits can be concealed away in the most innocuous places! Ok fellow Explorers, please put on your sleuthing backpacks. It’s time to show us how sharp your Eagle Eye really is today! Happy number finding!
The internet is full to the brim with wacky pictures, videos, and songs about cats, so it’s only right that we have an addicting online flash game dedicated to an eccentric and lovable kitty! Sushi Cat 2 is a fun and unusual arcade game sequel where you have to drop a hungry little blue cat into a pinball-style grid filled with pieces of sushi that he has to gobble up. After the greedy Bacon Dog stole our hero’s favorite pink teddy, he vowed to become larger and stronger by feasting on Sushi (a delicious Japanese dish that usually consists of raw fish and rice). You have to strategically drop Sushi Cat into an obstacle-filled grid based on the iconic “Plinko” game show activity. The feisty little animal bounces around the obstacle-filled area, collecting enough sushi to fill his belly, and progress to the next level.
You don’t have to be an eccentric lover of cats to enjoy this light-hearted skill & puzzle-based game. The funny animations, quirky characters, and simple mouse-clicking controls make this an enjoyable activity for anyone looking for something a little different from the norm! You have to rely a lot on luck (and the effects of gravity), as you cannot control the cat once he is released into the grid. However, it sure is fun to watch a ravenous cartoon cat gobble up sushi with such gusto! Help this cute kitty become a sushi-filled giant multiple times his original size! Happy feeding!