Education

Games are changing the way children learn, helping them think differently and stimulating new ways people of all ages can use their minds. This section of the directory will list games created for use in schools and universities at home learning and vocational training.

GamesforLanguage
for Online/Website
Education Level(s): 9-12 Subject(s): Foreign Language
Learn and practice French, German, Italian, and Spanish the fun way with fast moving games and a travel story. Test your knowledge with Quick Games

Oikonopolis
for iPad, Android
Education Level(s): 9-12, College/University Subject(s): Business
Engage in the thrill of learning Economics and financial management principles through this revolutionary educational gaming App. Oikonopolis' in-game tutorials employ stimulative Visual Novels to internalize key concepts through Experiential Learning. Oikonopolis constantly challenges players to steer ...

Management Game Meban
for Online/Website
Education Level(s): College/University Subject(s): Business
It is a game in which participants experience a simulated business management to learning management in higher education. The main functions of the administration are occupied by four players who form a board. There the president and three vice presidents, marketing, operations and finance.

Shiny Bakery
for iPhone, iPad, iPod Touch
Education Level(s): Preschool Subject(s): Math
While baking with Alice, kids can practice a range of important number sense skills including counting, dividing and sequencing. Cooking and sharing provide a naturalistic way for kids to learn about these abstract concepts.

Quick Math+
for iPhone, iPad, iPod Touch
Education Level(s): K-6 Subject(s): Math
With a focus on self-improvement, Quick Math+ encourages the development of mental arithmetic skills as players race the clock to improve their score and earn stars to unlock exciting new avatars. Quick Math+ is ideal for students grades 5-8 or anyone wanting to improve math skills and response speed. ...

Climbing Everest
for iPhone, iPad, iPod Touch
Education Level(s): College/University Subject(s): Business, Social Skills, Teacher/Instructor Training
The app Climbing Everest is a game with the goal to test and improve planning and team skills. The challenge is to discover the talents of each team member and build a well functioning team in order to achieve the ultimate goal: get to the top of the mountain. This app aims to test for your managing ...

Ten Hints: Authors
for Android
Education Level(s): 9-12, College/University Subject(s): Reading, English
Ten Hints: Authors is a unique literature trivia game designed to spark interest in students for deeper knowledge of world renowned writers.

Wettenstrijd / Battle of the Laws
for PC, MAC, iPhone, iPad, iPod Touch, Online/Website
Education Level(s): College/University Subject(s): History, Social Skills
Battle of the Laws is an online game for students in secondary education. In the game students explore what it is like to be a member of the European Parliament. - in a safe learning environment @school and @home - where they are triggered by social media - motivated by the group process, - inspired ...

PowerMyLearning
for Online/Website
Education Level(s): K-6, 9-12 Subject(s): Math, Science, Chemistry, Physics, Reading, English, History, Social Skills, Foreign Language, ESL
PowerMyLearning is a free web-based platform designed for K-12 students, parents, and educators. The platform makes thousands of the best online learning activities easily accessible and usable in one trusted place.

MobLab
for iPhone, iPad, iPod Touch, Android, Online/Website
Education Level(s): 9-12, College/University Subject(s): Business
MobLab straddles the line between educational and engaging, with a rapidly expanding stable of games, each of which is highly configurable, to help your students better understand concepts in economics, game theory, business strategy, and political science.

An Occurrence at Owl Creek Bridge
for PC
Education Level(s): 9-12, College/University Subject(s): Reading, English, History
An Occur­rence at Owl Creek Bridge is a short 5 to 10 minute game adap­ta­tion of the Civil War story by the same name written by Ambrose Bierce.

Ametsen munduan
for iPhone, iPad, iPod Touch, Android
Education Level(s): Preschool, K-6 Subject(s): Reading
In this interactive adventure, we will accompany Mikel, the main character, with whom we will visit 3 different planets: the red one, the blue one and the green one.

Metadata Games
for Online/Website
Education Level(s): 9-12, College/University Subject(s): History
Metadata Games is an online game system for gathering useful data on photo, audio, and moving image artifacts, enticing those who might not visit archives to explore humanities content while contributing to vital records. Furthermore, the suite enables archivists to gather and analyze information for ...

Economics Games
for Online/Website
Education Level(s): 9-12, College/University Subject(s): Business
Economics-games.com is a free educational games site for teaching microeconomics, industrial organization and game theory. Several short economics games, the teacher chooses one, enters the number of players and that's it: He just has to communicate their logins to his students and has them connect to ...

Math Elements
for iPad, Online/Website
Education Level(s): Preschool, K-6 Subject(s): Math
Learning math is child's play! Math Elements is a new type of educational game. Your child trains their favorite mouse character to compete and win challenges against even the smartest of cats. Exciting and motivated game play - designed for children between 4-8 years old. The adventures take place on ...

Word Raider
for Online/Website
Education Level(s): K-6, 9-12 Subject(s): Reading, English, Foreign Language, ESL
Word Raider is an academic vocabulary videogame that blends modern-day game technology with rigorous instruction. Designed to help English language learners and native English speakers prepare for state tests and the Common Core State Standards, Word Raider teaches academic vocabulary while engaging ...

SeCom2.0 - Serious Community 2.0 prevent floding
for Online/Website
Education Level(s): College/University Subject(s): Science
Every year severe flood events cause fatalities and enormous economic damage increase. The trend will rise as floods and storms are expected to become more frequent and severe in the future (European Commission and UN International Strategy for Disaster Reduction, 2009). As a consequence, the revision ...

Darwin´s Theories
for PC, MAC, iPhone, iPad, iPod Touch, Android, Online/Website
Education Level(s): K-6 Subject(s): Science
An educational video and complementary online and offline activities about Charles Darwin and his masterpiece The Origin of Species by Natural Selection. But... what is Natural Selection and how does it work? How does the evolution of species work? Find out!

Let us Talk about Chemistry
for PC, MAC, iPhone, iPad, iPod Touch, Android, Online/Website
Education Level(s): K-6 Subject(s): Science
Have you ever wondered what things are made of? “Let’s Talk About Chemistry” invites us to ask ourselves what all things around us are made of, to introduce the concept of matter. With the help of Ben, a molecule of benzene, we will discover what Chemistry is and its relevance to humans.

What2Learn - Thousands of interactive learning games
for PC, MAC, Online/Website
Education Level(s): K-6, 9-12 Subject(s): Math, Science, Chemistry, Physics, Reading, English, History, Foreign Language, ESL, Teacher/Instructor Training
What2Learn provides thousands of interactive learning games covering most subject areas including English, Math, Science and many more. Learning is provided in a range of game styles including quizzes, hangman, anagrams, wordsearches, long-answer and more.

Three Things
for iPhone, iPad, iPod Touch
Education Level(s): Preschool, K-6 Subject(s): Math, Reading
Three Things presents a creative, engaging way to learn letters, numbers, colors, and shapes as well as basic vocabulary in five areas (animals, fruits and vegetables, vehicles, clothing, and musical instruments), while also practicing the higher-level thinking skills of sorting and categorizing. In ...

Letter Muncher
for iPhone, iPad, iPod Touch
Education Level(s): K-6 Subject(s): Reading
Let the friendly Letter Muncher help your child build vocabulary while mastering the essential skills of identifying initial consonant sounds and the letter or letters that represent them. Includes well over 500 hand-drawn, kid-friendly images covering 24 initial sounds. Options allow parents/teachers ...

Skoolbo
for PC, MAC, iPad, Android
Education Level(s): Preschool, K-6 Subject(s): Math, Reading, English
Skoolbo is created by a team of educators and developers spanning the globe with its headquarters in Singapore. Skoolbo is the world’s largest educational game ever with more than 50,000 literacy and numeracy questions designed to assist 4 to 10 year olds in their journey to mastery of essential reading ...

CyberCIEGE
for PC
Education Level(s): 9-12, College/University Subject(s): Science
CyberCIEGE is a network security simulation packaged as a video game. It covers a broad range of cybersecurity topics. Players purchase and configure computers and network devices to keep demanding users happy (e.g., by providing Internet access) all while protecting assets from a variety of attacks. ...

Past/Present
for PC, MAC
Education Level(s): K-6, 9-12 Subject(s): History
Imagine a learning experience where players are thrust into the everyday hustle and bustle of life in America a century ago. That's what happens in Past/Present, a fully realized interactive 3-D "virtual world" in which a player "becomes" a fictional character, or "avatar", who is caught up in the big ...

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