What Are Some Fun Educational Games?

Fun and learning are made for each other, and at Jaques of London, we believe that the most rewarding educational experiences come through getting our kids actively engaged in all that they do. So, let’s get two giggles from one tickle, and take a look at the most fun educational games for kids of all ages - Made to widen their smiles, as much as their brainpower.

Fun for Little Learners

The smallest smarties are primed for learning. At Jaques of London, we take a keen approach to the Montessori Method as the perfect way of encouraging toddlers to engage with the world around them. So, what better way to inspire experimentation, than with our very own discovery building blocks.  Crafted with the vital input of teachers and parents, this sensory sensation is loaded with early-learning wonder and Montessori Toy Magic. Whilst encouraging problem solving, the bright and engaging blocks stimulate little minds to explore, creating the perfect jumping-off point for tiny thinkers.

Shapely Study

You can’t build without knowing your shapes. So, why not take your child on a visual adventure that is sure to broaden their horizons, with the Let’s Learn Shape Patterns Geometry Set. Packed with 24 different shape cards, this wonderful educational game for children is the ideal starting point for teaching colours, shapes, languages and spelling. Of course, once the kids are familiar with their shapes, they can begin crafting their own unique geometric joys. When it comes to finding the best fun educational games for kids, releasing their creativity is shaping up to be an ideal learning pattern.

Shut the Box

Shut the Box and open your direct route to educational entertainment. Of course, once you have completed your task, we can’t guarantee that your little dice devils won’t want to open it up time and time again. Proving that fun educational games for kids have been around for centuries, this 19th-century classic is the perfect way to bring class time to collaborative play. Whether engaging younger players in basic numeracy or tasking more accomplished challengers with learning addition and number bonds, this is one box bursting with the excitement of education.

Puzzle Promenade

Pick up your pieces and prepare to dance a family jig. Our wide range of jigsaw puzzles are calling all fingers to go in search of that missing piece. Whether puzzling prehistorically or adventuring into a jigsaw jungle, all our puzzle designs are bright and engaging, whilst being approved by parents as the perfect educational game for children to get stuck into. From cognitive skills to emotional development, pint-sized puzzlers are in for a parade of academic accolade. Just be sure to search the sofa for any missing piece.

The Free Fun Factor

The best things in life are free and Jaques of London is no exception. Our Mini Minds Hub is bubbling over with fun learning resources. Immediately available to print, we add new content every single week. So, whether struggling through Sudoku, or forming silly sentences with minuscule mouths, motivate your own mini minds, without breaking the bank.

So, when it comes to finding the most fun educational games for kids, we are happy to announce ‘Game Over’ on your scholastic search. By providing your children with an exciting and engaging route to education, they are sure to revel in a world of discovery and learning. For more spectacularly fun games for kids, look no further than our own Let’s Learn range, readymade for a brighter future.

Kate Luke
Head Of Brand
After graduating with a 2.1 Music degree, Kate pursued a career in the Music Industry, becoming a professional West End vocalist and a fully qualified Music Teacher, School Choir Leader and Songwriter. As one of Jaques of London’s Creative Editors, her specialism surrounds building confidence and expression through music & play—drawing upon her qualifications in Music Psychology & Child Development. As well as this, she is an accomplished blog writer and published journalist who enjoys promoting the importance of Montessori learning for all ages.
Ben Williamson
Creative Writer
Ben is passionate about Montessori learning for children and has written for many parenting publications to bring the magic of real play to families in the UK. After graduating in 2009, his career has enabled him to work in areas such as Child Development and Psychology. As a great believer that learning starts at home, he combines his experience with his own parenting style to help bring other families together.
Jess Casson
Marketing Assistant
Jess graduated from the University of York in 2022 with a degree in Sociology and Criminology; kickstarting her career in the creative marketing industry through content creation and social media management. One of these roles involved creating content for a children's holiday camp, which alongside a knowledge of Montessori Teaching, formed an interest in childhood development. Utilising her expertise in both these fields has allowed her to promote and share her passions with the online community while exploring her talent for writing and establishing collaborations.
Laura Henderson
Interior Designer
Interior Designer, Laura Henderson, lives in Surrey with her husband and two daughters. Taking a timeless approach to her designs and drawing on her love of colour, antiques, art, modernist furniture and photography she delivers luxurious compositions and peaceful sanctuaries within every space. Her previous experience in furniture design plays an integral role in the development of each of her projects, as does the time she spends getting to know her clients. She uses this to achieve beautiful, practical, reimagined layouts, resulting in projects that enhance a client’s lifestyle, reflecting their individual passions. To learn more see her website www.laurahendersoninteriordesign.com.

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