Learning Games for Kids: Foreign Languages

Vocabulary Games are fun ways to expand your child’s knowledge of the English language, all while having fun. Kids learning ESL or kids just trying to expand their vocabulary can benefit from playing word games for kids.

One of the hardest parts of learning a foreign language is learning vocabulary for that particular language. While many of the words might be similar to words that students already know, there will still be a lot of new words to learn. They also might need to learn new grammar concepts, phonic patterns, or spelling rules. To learn a new language, it takes practice, practice, and more practice. Memorizing can be quite a chore, so making it a little more fun can help students get excited about learning.

Online games are one way to practice in a way that will help students practice and have fun with it at the same time. The multisensory nature of online games helps all students learn, especially English language learners (ELL) and students with special needs, such as children with autism.

There are also many learning tools online. If students need to know a word in another language, it’s as simple as doing a search for it or looking it up in an online language dictionary.


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