Games for kids

Outdoor and indoor games for kids’ groups, pairs, or solo play. Fun party games, cooking games, and interactive games that help with early childhood development.

95 Game activities

Mancala (Mankala) Counting Game

Game by: MamaLicia

Ages: 36 to 60 months

Time: 20 mins

Who can win the most game pieces? Young kids get to practice counting while older kids get to practice thinking ahead and planning strategies.

Animal Name Memory Game

Game by: sumana

Ages: 12 to 36 months

Time: 15 mins

This game introduces animal names to the child. Also, children are encouraged to associate the picture of the animal picture to its name.

Preposition Hide and Seek

Game by: Susanna

Ages: 30 to 60 months

Time: 20 mins

Teach your child prepositions by hiding and finding toys.

Identifying Each Other By Voice

Game by: arjun

Ages: 36 to 60 months

Time: 15 mins

This game helps build children's hearing, listening and observation skills through voice and sound recognition.

The Greeting Game

Game by: sumana

Ages: 30 to 60 months

Time:

This group activity teaches children to politely greet one another.

Sack Race

Game by: arjun

Ages: 36 to 60 months

Time: 10 mins

This fun game, played using sacks, can help children improve their physical strength and cardiovascular health.

Which Hand?

Game by: Susanna

Ages: 12 to 60 months

Time:

Play a fun guessing game with your tot.

Stack and Sort

Game by: Susanna

Ages: 18 to 60 months

Time: 6 mins

Learn to match and stack with stackable sets of plates, coasters, etc.

Hanging Hooks

Game by: Susanna

Ages: 24 to 60 months

Time:

Teach fine motor skills while having fun with s-hooks.

Kick the Ball, Throw the Ball, Roll the Ball

Game by: Susanna

Ages: 12 to 60 months

Time: 15 mins

Teach your child the names of different gross motor skills.

ABC Matching Game

Game by: Susanna

Ages: 42 to 60 months

Time: 5 mins

A fun way to start on the road to literacy with your pre-schooler. Teach your child to match uppercase and lowercase letters and associate sounds...

Tea Party

Game by: Susanna

Ages: 18 to 60 months

Time: 20 mins

Teach your child basic etiquette and dining motor skills in an imaginative environment.

Grocery Delivery

Game by: Susanna

Ages: 24 to 60 months

Time: 15 mins

Keep your child occupied while you put away the groceries. Teach your child to help bring in and put away the groceries. Help them feel happy...

Monkey Trap

Game by: Susanna

Ages: 24 to 60 months

Time:

Teach spatial reasoning with a hole in a box.

Shoe Race

Game by: Susanna

Ages: 18 to 60 months

Time: 20 mins

Have a fun fashion show or race with mommy and daddy's shoes!

Emotional Charades

Game by: Susanna

Ages: 36 to 60 months

Time: 15 mins

Play a goofy game of facial charades.

I Can Out-Do Myself!

Game by: Susanna

Ages: 24 to 60 months

Time: 20 mins

Teach your child to compete with themselves in their favorite activities such as running, jumping or playing ball.

Family Clothespin Dolls

Game by: Susanna

Ages: 24 to 60 months

Time: 20 mins

Act out family activities with very simple clothespin dolls.

Brown Bear, Brown Bear, What Do You See? Zoo Animal Hunt

Game by: masamom

Ages: 24 to 60 months

Time: 30 mins

Encourages real-world connections to picture text.

Grocery Store Blackout: Healthy Foods

Game by: masamom

Ages: 24 to 60 months

Time: 30 mins

Understand and recognize healthy foods within a grocery store setting.