Free Digital Resources

The game-based learning software programs listed below promote student discovery, reinforce academic skills, and assess student mastery.  Additionally, game-based learning platforms allow teachers to apply typical game-playing elements (i.e., point scoring, rules, competition) to concepts that in turn motivate and engage learners. The game-based learning tips, tricks, and best practices listed below support technology integration in the classroom and 21st Century teaching and learning. 

ABCmouse Tips & Tricks:  

BrainPOP Tips & Tricks:

Coolmath Games Tips & Tricks:

Coolmath4Kids Tips & Tricks:

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FunBrain Tips & Tricks:

PBS Learning Media Tips & Tricks:

Reflex Tips & Tricks:

Starfall Tips & Tricks: