So you’re moving to a new area? You can find some fun games and books to entertain you and help you learn a bit more about the culture and languages of your new area.
Games for Moving
- Multicultural Education through Miniatures: This site has many games (jigsaw, crosswords, matching, “Millionaire”, etc…) that help people learn some general information about different cultures, Europe, Africa, and the Middle East.
- Under the Global Tab, above, you can also find more games listed on the Languages page.
Games for Fun
The games below are not based on relocation, but can be great for relaxing and staying connected to your friends.
- Tetris Friends Online Games: This site has four different Tetris games that you can play with or against your friends. An excellent ways to engage with your friends (and stay connected in a competitive way).
- Bubble Spinner: A very relaxing (and somewhat addictive game) that you can play and compare scores with your friends. A great way to wile away an hour or two.
- Sesame Street: Characters from this educational TV show are featured in games, videos, and playlists on this entertaining website.
- Disney: Discover a variety of games that feature Disney stars and characters.
- Mr. Nussbaum: A website that was created to be a learning atmosphere for kids in grades K-8. It has learning games that reinforce skills as well as challenge students to improve upon skills they already possess.
- National Geographic Kids: Games, Videos and learning based activities for kids from National Geographic.
- Sparky the Fire Dog: Children can participate in activities that focus on learning about fire prevention.