Are you looking for fun learning activities for kids? From flash cards to puzzles and stories, these models are getting the ball rolling!
While most kids these days are having fun with electronics, you can give them something different to do. Having fun while learning shows children that education doesn’t have to be work. It can also be nice!
With the Microsoft Office apps you already use, you can let your little ones explore their creativity, put into practice what they have already learned, and have a great time with you. Check out these fun learning activities for kids that the whole family can enjoy.
Alphabet Flash Cards
If your child is still learning their letters, these alphabet flash cards are ideal. Plus, you don’t have to spend money on an expensive card game. Just print the pages, cut out the cards and start learning!
The template is available for Microsoft Word, offers four cards per page, and works with multiple Avery products.
To download: Alphabet Flash Cards
Math maze game
Learning to multiply takes practice. This math maze game is great for your youngsters who are still getting used to it. Go through the maze with numbers divisible by three.
This template is also available for Microsoft Word and prints in landscape orientation.
To download: Mathematical maze game
Word search puzzles are great ways to help with spelling and boost learning. Your child can travel through space, learn about geography, practice colors, or enjoy a car ride with these word searchers. Heck, you might even have a little fun with them yourself!
Each template is available for Word Desktop or Word for the web. To note: Some models may only be available for a limited time.
To download: Outer Space Word Search, Geography Word Search, Car Word Search, Color Word Search
Fun stories to complete
Let your child explore their creativity as you share a few laughs with these fun stories to complete. Each template contains the basics of a story just waiting for you to add silly words. The stories of the first model include The Best Day Ever and The Case of the Missing… and the second includes The Perfect Adventure and The Stage. Try them both for family fun!
These templates are available for Word Desktop and Word for the web. advice: If you use Word online, you can create a cool story with distant family members!
To download: Fun story to complete, Funny story to complete
Manga comic creator
Improve your story creation by creating a Manga comic book. Add the characters to the scenes, insert text into thought bubbles, and adjust the images to tell the perfect story.
The template is available for Microsoft PowerPoint on desktop or online.
To download: Creator of manga comics
Encourage your child’s problem-solving skills with a neat Sudoku game. The model offers you three puzzles of beginner, intermediate and expert level. You can play directly in Excel and receive full color help for correct and incorrect answers. Or print out the puzzles for a bigger challenge.
The template is available for the Microsoft Excel desktop and Excel on the web.
To download: Sudoku game
Triceratops – The Three Horned Dinosaur
Lots of kids love dinosaurs! And with this nifty slideshow, you might just learn to love them too! Different from a template, this is a real PowerPoint presentation that gives fun and interesting facts about triceratops using 3D models. Start the show and enjoy it!
The presentation is available for Microsoft PowerPoint.
To download: Triceratops – The three-horned dinosaur
Premium! Multiplication tables
For a great reference your child can use over and over again, take a look at these multiplication tables. The first one provides numbers up to 10, the second pattern goes to number 12. They both have cute school backgrounds, which look great if you are using a color printer.
The first template is available for Microsoft Excel and the second uses PowerPoint. So you can choose the model and application that suits you best!
To download: Multiplication table up to 10, Multiplication table up to 12
Fun for the whole family
If you are looking for cool activities that help your child learn while having fun, these Microsoft templates might just be the tools you need.
To learn more, learn how to use Kids Mode in Microsoft Edge to keep your child safe online, or check out these apps for easier benefit tracking.
And if you have ideas for your own fun learning activities for kids, don’t forget that you can make your own Microsoft app templates!