Free Online Games for Young Children
Free computer games and activities for young children to play at home or in school on Learn4Good.com. From simple fun to more challenging puzzles and educational activities. Create & save your own favorite play list.
Inspired by the very popular Angry Birds online game, Angry Mario is a fun (Super Mario-like) cannon shooting game for kids where you play the role of Mario, and must fire your cannon at various structures and knock the nasty Goombas off the screen. You need to try and complete each level using as few shots as possible. This bright and colorful physics (structure-knocking) game requires expert cannon shooting skills and a healthy dislike for Goombas! It’s simply endless hours of fun-filled Goomba blasting! OK, ballistics expert – hit that target! Good luck!
OK, so you are Mario – the famous Italian plumber and your mission is to blast those pesky Goombas off the screen with your turtle bombs! This sounds easy but can be a terribly tricky task. The Goombas are sneakily hiding on/in/behind various different structures - making it hard to get at them. You have to strategically pick the best spot to aim at in order to do the right damage. Accuracy is the key here and practice makes perfect! You can either hit them directly with your turtle bombs or attack the structure - in such a way that the falling blocks hit them. Once you knock all the Goombas off the screen, it’s onto the next level - congratulations! Right, time for target practice! Let’s get angry and accurate!
SecretBuilders virtual world game is an amazingly in-depth virtual world environment full of online activities where you get to customize your avatar, and interact with players from across the U.S., and around the world. Suitable for kids, tweens and young teens ages 5-15, this is a family-friendly online community filled with fun mini-games, cool fashion shows, awesome adventures, wacky activities, cute pets, and much more.
How to Play: Immerse yourself in a magical online universe where you can spend hours exploring the vast virtual habitat, chatting with other "Builders", while swapping helpful tips on how to make the most of your time here. Players can embark on challenging quests in order to win special Gold Coins (SecretBuilders currency), and even enroll in the prestigious SecretBuilders Fashion Show (provided your avatar is sufficiently cool and unique!). Unleash your creative side, design an unforgettable avatar, and make a lasting impact in the fun world of SecretBuilders!
Color The Void is an easy to play, fun online game for young kids. It offers different levels of difficulty and requires both good reaction skills and speed. Blow up all of your little enemies to move on to the next level. Try to blow up two or several enemies at once to score combos. Collect the little white balls to increase the score multiplier. As you progress through the various levels, you will encounter new enemies with different powers. Note that the red enemies are more dangerous than the others, so be careful not to touch against them, as you will lose a life. Remember that you are cute and dangerous too! Big Boss is waiting for you on level 25! So good luck and react as quickly as possible!
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!
Tasty Pizza Decorating is a new pizza making game for young kids and is guaranteed to work up an appetite! To play, you have to prepare and decorate your favorite dish, using a wide range of mouthwatering ingredients in different colorful settings. This cool food decoration game is deliciously good fun, Have a go Masterchef!
Background: Pizza - a dish of Italian origin, and one of the most popular and important dishes on the planet! Now, it’s up to you. This is your chance to impress your friends and family with your tactical mastery of the world’s favorite fun dish. With pizza, the possibilities are endless! Tomato or cheese? Olives, anchovies, peppers, salami, ham, tuna, cucumber, thick crunchy crust straight out of the oven…getting hungry yet? Sounds Yummy!
Mushroom House Decoration is a fun new picture design activity game for young kids where you get to help a family of cute little gnomes build their own beautiful mushroom home. These colorful little characters in their enchanting forest are guaranteed to put a smile on your face. Have a go! See if you can master the mechanics of mushroom-house-making! Enter a fantasy forest of gnomes, animated with lovely ladybirds, bright pink butterflies, rainbows, snails and crickets – the home of the little people with the big pointy hats! They need your help to build a happy place to live – a magical mushroom house where they can bring up their young daughter.
You need to use your dazzling design skills and superb sense of style to create a loving and homely little house for the gnome! Decide on a captivating combination of doors, windows, chimneys, garden creatures etc. to make this magic mushroom home the most charming in the forest. Enjoy your building and design work!
Not every race has to be fiercely competitive, with dozens of horses jostling for position – sometimes it’s just as fun to ride a pony over a set of hurdles in as fast a time as you can. Well, that’s exactly what happens in Pony Club Races, a fun and friendly horse racing and jumping game for young children where you have to guide a cute pony over a set of unusual hurdles such as carrots, sheep, barrels, and more. Complete each increasingly difficult course within the time-frame to win a cool gold trophy. You can choose between a boy or girl Lego-type character to have as your pony rider. You’ll need quick reactions to succeed here, as the jumps come in quick succession, one after the other in some places. Timing is also very important, as you must carefully time each jump to perfection – otherwise your pony slows up. This easy-going equestrian hobby game is good fun for all the family, and anyone with an affinity for virtual ponies and horse-jumping in general. Are you ready to leap your way to glory?
The Smurfs Olympic Memory game will test your visual memory and fast thinking. Start playing with the "Easy" level. Once you get good results – you can try with more pressure by selecting the “Hard” level where time limit is lowered to a minimum.
How to Play: A picture with a Smurf playing sports will be displayed for a second when you click on a card. You have to memorize what was displayed and click on another card. Once you find two matching pictures and open them – they stay uncovered. The game is time-limited, and if you don’t have all the pictures opened when the time has ran out – you have to start all over again. Happy picture matching!
Based on the well-known movie film 'Cars 2' produced by Pixar Animation Studios, Cars 2 game is a fun coloring activity for kids. Meet the "madcaps" Lightning McQueen, Mater and other heroes once again, as they head to Japan and Europe to compete in the World Grand Prix. Change the original color of the cars or color them the way they originally are, print the pictures out and decorate your walls at home or in school. There is a color palette and three gradient buttons to choose from on the left side of the game screen. Select different colors for separate elements. Be inventive, and create your own Cars 2 heroes.
How to Play: Select a color using your computer mouse, and click on the element you want to color. After you have colored all of the picture, click the printer icon at the bottom right corner to print out your creative art work. You can always choose to start coloring the same picture again by clicking on the yellow broom at the menu bar. To save your picture, simply click on the 'Save' icon. To proceed to the next picture, click on the yellow arrow. To mute or play the music, tick / untick the music icon.
Dinosaur Goofs is a fun and colorful online spot-the-difference puzzle game for kids where you have to find the miniscule differences between two similar cartoon drawings of some wacky dinosaurs! Don’t worry, this isn’t Jurassic Park - so there are no scary Dinos here! Test your eyesight and sharpen your concentration and skills as you try to pinpoint the teeny, weeny alterations or missing items in the initially seemingly identical pictures. Play against the clock, and score as many points as you can by forensically finding each difference in super-quick time! Ok Eagle-eyed Dinosaur Detective, it’s time to show off your hot sleuthing skills!
How to Play: There are 5 challenging spot-a-difference picture puzzles for you to solve. In each level, you are shown two very similar pictures of a humorous and colorful dinosaur. You have to find, and eliminate, each of the small differences between the two pictures. The number of differences you have to find is indicated at the bottom of the game screen (minimum 5 differences in each level).
Using your computer mouse or touchpad, Left Click on the general area on either image where you think that you have spotted a difference. If you are correct, the difference disappears, and you score 25 points. If you are incorrect, nothing happens, and you lose 10 points from your overall score indicated in the bottom left corner. If you need a little help, you can always click the ‘?’ hint button at the bottom of the game screen. This costs you 50 points, but the difference becomes easier to spot through a vibrating movement of the Dino’s body in the area where the difference is located. Once you find all of the differences, you progress to the next pair of pictures.
Toolshed Workshop is an easy-to-play mouse clicking game for young kids / preschoolers where you have to tidy up a cluttered work station by placing individual handyman tools onto specific outlines of missing tools on a workshop wall and shelving unit. Lulek, your curious, freckle-faced new buddy, has discovered his Grandpa’s collection of work tools randomly scattered all over his toolshed worktop. Help Lulek return each of the tools to its correct place by matching it up with its respective silhouette-like patterns on the wall or shelves.
This fun, interactive, drag-and-drop, item recognition activity could be used to help to exercise a child’s awareness of the differing shapes of helpful objects, and help to develop good hand-eye co-ordination as the player must meticulously position each tool into the correct outline. Happy tidying up!
Tony the Turtle (and The Island Adventures) is a “Super Mario-style” online kids’ game (that requires Adobe Shockwave Player to play) where you have to collect as many blue hoops as possible in order to reach the next level. It is suitable for small kids and Big Kids who like to have some silly fun! Tony’s in trouble and only you can help! Get him to the next level or it’s game over! Run and jump, collect the hoops and watch out for the nasty pirates and crafty crabs! This game requires the skill and dexterity of a determined Ninja Turtle. Could that be you?
How To Play: Use the following keys on your computer keyboard to move: Left (A / Left arrow key), Right (S / Right arrow key) and Jump (Spacebar / Up arrow key). Press Spacebar to start your first game. You have three lives available and it is game over when the last one is lost. You can see your health indicator (apple icon), remaining lives and score at the top of the game screen. TIP: Watch out for dangerous pirates and crabs! Don’t stand on anything spiky. Ouch!
Tractor Workshop is an easy-to-play, shape recognition and spatial awareness game for our engineers and mechanics of the future! Suitable for young kids and preschoolers, you have to carefully match pieces of a colorful, disassembled tractor to their corresponding places on the game screen. Learn the basics of construction with this fun and educational building block challenge! Enjoy a straight-forward drag-and-drop activity which could be used to develop color co-ordination skills, as well as to exercise good hand-eye co-ordination. Best of all, you get to build a super, chugging tractor all by yourself! Happy stacking!
How to Play: At the start of the game, Lulek, your tractor-building buddy, has assembled all of the building blocks to show you what your Tractor should look like when completed. Using your computer mouse or touchpad, Left Click on the Hammer at the bottom of the game screen to disassemble the Tractor. The individual building Shapes and Blocks move over to the right of the game screen, and an outline / pattern of where they should go is shown on the left. Now it’s time to get building!
Click and drag on a Building Block to move it around the game screen. When you think it’s in the correct position on your Tractor’s outline, release the click. If you are correct, the Block snaps into place. If you are incorrect, the Block flies back to the right hand side of the game screen. Keep adding the circles, squares, triangles and rectangles to your Tractor until it’s ready to go. Once you add the last piece to your Tractor, it magically comes to life and drives away! Pretty neat!
Fun Bubbles is a skills development game for little kids to play and develop their color matching, reactions and action planning skills. It was purposefully made slow enough to allow children to have a chance and show that they are thinking strategically and correctly and can plan their moves ahead. Match and eliminate as many bubbles as you can by clicking on groups of 3 or more same colored bubbles before the screen fills up with bubbles to the top. The line that is coming next can be seen at the bottom of the game screen which can be used to plan the moves. You earn bonuses for playing well. Go Bubble Popper! Have fun!
How to Play: Use your computer mouse to click on groups of 3 or more same colored bubbles before the screen fills up with bubbles to the top. When you click on groups of 3 or more identical bubbles, they disappear from the game screen. Match all the bubbles on the screen or wipe out lots of colored bubbles in one click and earn more points. Note that with every new level, the bubbles come faster so be quick.
Pig On The Rocket is a wacky flying game about a crazy piggy flying through the air on a rocket. Who said pigs couldn’t fly! “Mr. Oinker” is a pig on a mission – to gobble as much as he can. This game offers hours of silly fun for all the family. The goal is simple. Grab as much fruit as you can to gain points and collect as much fuel as you can so you can keep moving. Every time you touch “Flappy” (the bird), your health reduces. Watch out! He’s on your tail and up to no good… Test your pig flying skills today. Oink Oink!
How To Play: Use your computer mouse to fly the pig (Up, Down, Backward, Forward). You can see your Score, Bonus and Health at the bottom of the game screen. Once you run out of fuel or health, the game ends. Happy flying!
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!
Oil Worm is a bright and bubbly kids' game where you have to guide your oil worm through the forest while collecting stars and avoiding obstacles, to get to the next level. This wiggly worm travels at high speeds and has fantastic jumping capabilities! In order to pass each level, you need to avoid the bad and dangerous barriers by springing up into the air at the perfect moment, and trying to land elegantly on safe ground! This fast-paced, fun-filled, worm-jumping adventure is hours of addicting entertaining! Have a go; see if you can control this crazy little creature! Good luck Worm Master!
OK, you have to guide this slick and slimy character over the hills and through the scary forest. Most of the time the oil worm crawls (like all worms). This is automatic. Here’s where you come in! You can make him jump – blast off up into the air! You need to try and collect as many stars as possible and avoid all the dangers. Earn 2 points for collecting silver stars. Earn 5 points for collecting gold stars. Dangerous obstacles to avoid are: falling into an orange abyss, running into fire and running into a ghost. Jump up and over to avoid obstacles! To avoid ghosts, you can either jump over them, or since they float, you can sometimes go under them. You only encounter ghosts when you get to levels 6 and 7. Every time you fail to avoid an obstacle, you lose oil from your oilcan. You add oil to your oilcan when your worm runs into one of the small oilcans scattered throughout the game. Every time you pass a level - oil is automatically added to your can. Keep a sharp eye on your oilcan level - because once this runs dry, it’s game over for the funny little worm! OK ready for some super slick and slimy work capers? Enjoy!
Ladybugs is a fun and addicting puzzle game for little kids. The cute little ladybugs are lost and can't find their way back home! You have to help them find their houses. Learn colors and orientation through this challenging and engaging game with cuddly ladybirds. This game will keep your little ones occupied for hours. Wandering around garden mazes and helping ladybugs find their homes is not only fun, but educational and useful. This game stimulates your child's thinking and colour recognition skills, while at the same time providing lots of enjoyable entertainment.
How to Play: Use the arrow keys on your computer keyboard to control and move the little ladybugs through the different mazes on the game screen.
Where's Woody? This fun and interactive game is a great opportunity for kids to develop their reflexes. Those who love Woody Woodpecker's character will love this challenging and addicting game too. Try to find the hole Woody is hiding in. Be sure to avoid Chilly Willy and Buzz Buzzard. Don't worry if you fail. Just keep your eyes on Woody and try again. Good luck!
How to Play: Find the hole Woody where Woody is hiding. Use your computer mouse to aim at the hole you think Woody is hiding in. If you choose the wrong hole, push the blue 'Play Again' bubble on the game screen to continue guessing. You have to guess correctly at least 5 times out of 10. You can see the 'Tries' and 'Score' indicators in the bottom left corner of the screen.
Gnomeo and Juliet gives you the opportunity to meet and paint the heroes of the new funny film – Gnomeo and Juliet in this fun and exciting coloring game. Gnomeo and Juliet are two garden gnomes that are involved in a dispute between the red gnomes and the blue gnomes. When Gnomeo and Juliet meet, it's love at first sight.
The story from Shrek 2 director Kelly Asbury, based on the legendary Shakespeare tale and featuring the classic music of Elton John, is something you don't want to miss. Color the little gnomes and other characters, print the pictures out, and you will have a perfect wall decoration. Note, although gnomes are small, they were the original ninjas! Be creative, and experience hours of fun.
Hop: Easter Bunny Coloring is a fun and engaging online coloring game. Have you heard of Tim Hill's comedy 'Hop'? This is your chance to meet its heroes. Color the Easter bunnies and other characters, and print out the pictures for perfect Easter decorations. Be creative and adventurous. Try new things and have fun!
How to Play: On the left side of the game screen, you will see a color palette and three gradient buttons to choose from. Select different colors for separate elements. Select your chosen color using your computer mouse and then click on the picture. The part of the picture or any element of it that you click on will immediately be colored in the color you have selected. After you have fully colored the picture, click the PRINT (a picture of a printer) button in the bottom right corner of the screen and print out your picture. You can always choose to re-start to color the same picture again by clicking on the yellow broom at the menu bar of the game screen. To save your picture, simply click on the floppy disk icon. To proceed to the next picture, click on the yellow arrow.
Forest Run is a straight-forward online running and jumping game with simple mouse-clicking controls for younger children where you play the role of a brave little red fox on a dangerous journey to escape an earthquake-threatened forest area. Maneuver the cute, nut-collecting little canid over ravines, forest fires, prickly mushrooms and other obstacles in a race to survival. Quick reactions, good observation skills, and dogged determination are all important attributes in this easy-to-play, 1-player side-scrolling game.
How to Play: In each of the 10 increasingly challenging levels, your goal is to guide your friendly fox through the forest to the Finish Line without falling down one of the many newly-formed ravines along the way (Your fox runs automatically from left to right along the side-scrolling screen). Left Click your computer mouse or touchpad to make him jump. The longer you hold the click, the higher he jumps and flies (glides) through the air for a few moments. The further your fox travels without crashing off of any obstacles, the quicker its speed.
Score points by collecting your fox’s favorite nuts along the way. Avoid obstacles such as mushrooms, forest fires, and wood logs as these slow your little friend down, making it more difficult to jump over ravines. If he does fall down a ravine, it's game over, and you have to restart the level. Can you complete all 10?
Cover Orange 2 is a fun, logic skills developing game for kids. This challenging and addicting game is a continuation of the original Cover Orange game, where your objective is to protect the little fruit characters from the nasty acid rain. You must ensure that you shield / cover the smiley-faced oranges and apples from the deadly rain by placing boxes, wheels and other items / objects over the open spaces that the acid rain can get into. Once you have placed / dropped all of the shield items, wait for the acid rain cloud to pass overhead. Good luck and do your best to protect your little fruit friends!
How to Play: Use your computer mouse to take an object from the top of the game screen. When you are ready to place and drop it, left click on your mouse. If you have protected the fruits sufficiently, you will be able to proceed to the next level. You can change the design of the game screen by clicking on 'Sweet' or 'Acid' in the menu at the bottom of the game screen. If you need help on how to complete the level, simply click on the ‘Solution’ button in the game menu. Your remaining shield items / objects can be seen in the top left corner of the game screen.
Oggy's Fries is a fun and addicting game with the famous Oggy and the Cockroaches characters that helps develop quick-reaction and observation skills. Protect Oggy's French fries from the hungry cockroaches and Jack, the cat. Gain points each time you hit the three cockroaches: Joey, Deedee or Marky. However, when Deedee does a flyby air raid on Oggy's plate, you can get even more points for punching him. Also, keep an eye on the cat (Jack) and his paw when it comes out to grab the whole plate. You have to slap him several times on his paw as quickly as you can. If you don't, you will lose and be hungry for the rest of the day! Good luck Puncher!
Ed, Edd & Eddy's Candy Machine Deluxe is a fun and addicting thinking game for creative kids. Create a pipe or channel using tubes and an assortment of offbeat devices, in order to drop / shoot the Jawbreaker into the bucket in the most creative way possible. (The Jawbreaker is a round item ejected from the the green “Drop” part.) Be careful, as you only have a limited number of tries. Remember, creativity is the key. Happy channel building!
How to Play: Click the buttons on the game screen using your computer mouse or touch pad. First, click ‘Add a Part’ and select a game piece. Drag and drop the piece onto the highlighted area of the game screen. To drag an object, simply left click on your mouse and hold your button on the object and move it into position. Then, add another piece to create your pipe or channel, and so on, until you have it finished. The more pieces that you use, the more points you will score. The crazier the finished piece, the higher the points you will receive. When you have created a completed channel to drop the Jawbreaker directly into the bucket, click on the green “Drop” part to set your Jawbreaker in motion.
Double Digits is a fun and challenging Math game for kids who want to learn, improve or revise their Math knowledge. Learn Math subtraction and addition playing this interactive Math game and beat your classmates in Math classes. Good luck calculating and have lots of fun!
How to Play: Use your computer mouse as a pen and calculate the problem on the yellow board. Then, click on the correct answer on the right side of the game screen. If it is incorrect, you will see a 'NO, try again' sign above it.
ZYXWVUTSRQPONMLKJIHGFEDCBA! No, that’s not a word in some extra-terrestrial language – it’s the alphabet – typed backwards! Now, how fast do you think you could type out those letters? Alphabet 2 is an online typing game based on a very simple idea and interface; you must key in the alphabet (backwards) as fast as you can. Everybody rhymes off their ABC’s – but entering those 26 letters in reverse order is an altogether trickier task! You simply have to type in everything from Z to A under the added pressure of a ticking clock!
This easy-to-play yet interesting skill game could provide a good "friendly" contest opportunity between you and your friends or family members – see who can get the best score (quickest time)! Needless to say, your keyboard skills and fast reactions are vitally important. If you’re an experienced keyboard user who can type out words without looking downward, you should have a significant advantage here! You might even think of some other innovative learning applications for this game.
Alone in the Kitchen: This is a fun and addicting memory teaser game that trains your memory and encourages learning in kids. Once you start the game, you get the first recipe. The list of ingredients are shown for afew seconds, then disappear again. Collect all the necessary ingredients and place into the blender. The order that you add the ingredients does not matter, but adding the correct ingredients is essential. Good luck Baker!
How to Play: Use your computer mouse to point at an ingredient, and you will see the ingredient name. Click on the ingredient and drag it into the blender using your mouse. When all the ingredients are in the blender, you need to switch it on by clicking on the 'Return' button on the blender. Remember that the time is limited, therefore, you need to hurry to finish all the recipes. The recipe disappears after you click the mouse on an ingredient, however, you have 3 bonus hint options to that allows you to view the recipe again.
Pick and Dig Episode 2 is a fun platform-style arcade maze game for children & Big Kids. Play the role of a little pink action character and show off your survival instincts by climbing ladders, demolishing walls and digging your way past obstacles to victory. Set new records and collect badges of honor as you soar through the levels (This funny puzzle game gets more challenging with every level). Compare your scores with your friends but beware of the killer caterpillars and burning rocks as you will have to start that level again! Happy picking & digging!
How to Play: Your aim is to get to the exit door which is located in different areas on each level. To get to the door, you will need to collect some mining tools along your way to help you dig, pick and climb over obstacles. Sometimes the door is locked, so you will also need to collect the available keys to open it. To get you on your way, some helpful information is displayed at each signpost that you pass. Tip: If you get stuck in a hopeless situation, click on the “Level Restart” button at the top of the screen or simply press the “R” key. Good luck!
Sunny Boom is a fun brain-teasing physics puzzle game for children and teens based on the law of gravity. It is night time, but the naughty Sun just won’t go down. You have to use your precision, timing and logic skills to arrange and throw the necessary objects (wooden planks, bombs, wagon wheels, swings and springs) so that the Sun can "set" (exit the game screen). You will need to build ramps, bounce heavy items off springs, and blast stubborn obstacles out of the way. If you succeed, the Sun goes boom-boom-boom and falls down the exit, and the Moon comes out. Can you help normality be restored? Go Night Owl, get your thinking cap on!