GameGoo is home for fun, stick-with-you education games that help students develop early reading and language skills, identitifed as important language arts building blocks in state curriculum standards. This means that when students play the GameGoo games they are practicing skills they are learning in class. The games are also based solidly on education and literacy research, full of rich stories and characters to engage students in learning adventures.
Games are an effective way to learn times tables. Play the Squares in the Air game with the 3 times table and see how much is represented by each multiplication fact. Tables of Doom has 5 amazing games, each designed to improve a different skill.
Englishtype Senior was developed by an experienced Educational Psychologist and is designed to boost literacy at the same time as teaching typing. It is a typing tutor designed to meet the needs of dyslexic teenagers and adults. It encourages development of reading and spelling skills and uses only relevant vocabulary including the 300 most commonly used words in adult vocabulary. It uses a multi-sensory approach and strong colour coding, along with spoken and written instructions. There are two learning options
Nessy GamesPlayer is a CD that helps children improve their reading and spelling. Explore the magical land of Ness, hatch the mystery egg and grow your own pet monster as you are led through a series of structured reading and spelling games! Record your own words or select from comprehensive pre-recorded lists that include key words from the National Literacy Strategy. The final reward will be secret words that allow you to command and keep a pet Nessy on your computer.
An interactive system of learning which follows a tried and tested approach that combines phonics linked with language, vocabulary and writing skills to create a multi-sensory learning environment. This is ideal for teachers who need to provide a literacy scheme for students with dyslexia. Includes 1000s of printable games and worksheets
A fun, interactive and VERY challenging array of brain games to enhance: Attention, Thinking, Sensory Integration, Memory, Visual and Auditory Processing skills. Look to purchase on Homeschool Buyers website for a group rate.
Lots of helpful information on the website as to the "whys" and "hows" it works.