Games to Play OutsideKids Games - lots of games to play outside or in that don't require electricity, your parents and grandparents probably even remember playing some of these when they were little!
Games to Play Online
Peep and the Big Wide World - great science games for toddlers and pre-schoolers, based on a PBS series
FunBrain - educational games for children in grades K-8
Dewey Challenge - earn a Dewey Master Medal by correctly answering questions about the Dewey Decimal System (the number system used to arrange Non-Fiction books in most public libraries). This game is provided by the Emerson, New Jersey public school system.
Flash Games by Rooney Design - simple and fun games, many of which are book related (these are great models for the games we hope to create with our gaming program)
Up To Ten - interactive games, create-your-own electronic greeting cards, paint and puzzle activities and more
Word Shoot - a typing game, tagline: "spell fast or die!"
Kaboose - games categorized by age: Pre-K - 11 or 9 - 14. This site is busy with advertisements.
Addicting Games - a huge variety of games, some more child appropriate than others
Line Rider - available through Addicting Games; you draw the course, then play the game
Dress-up and Decoration - Jenny B. Harris Illustration for Children -- create your own picture or print out coloring pages
Houghton Mifflin Education Place - This site is designed to acompany selected textbooks, but the games and activities can be played without the books
Scholastic - Mind expanding games that can be played on their own, but follow themes from popular children's fiction