Reading Letters and Words Games

Welcome to the Reading Letters and Words Games Section. We have found and chosen the games which we think are great and work within the new national curriculum. Choose games by your child's school year. Browse Away.
Year R (Age 4-5)
All About Me From > Starfall
Explore your world
Between the Lions - Pounce From > PBS
Listen to the word then pounce on the correct spelling.
Cliffords Road to Reading From > Scholastic
Explore all aspect of early reading
Construct A Word From > Read Write Think
Construct a word by choosing the correct letter at the beginning and ending of a word.
Construct A Word From > Read Write Think
Construct a word by choosing the correct letter at the beginning and ending of a word.
I can read From > Scholastic
Read simple sentences and word recognition.
PBS Island From > PBS
Sign up to gain entry to loads of great reading activities on the island to help your youngster to read. You have to register first but it is free.
Read along with Oxford Owl From > Oxford Owl
Brilliant resource from OUP, read and listen to loads of great Biff, Chip & Kipper stories amongst others. Comprehension activities to play after the story has finished. Lovely stuff.
Supermarket Spree From > Reading Is Fundamental
Choose Supermarket Spree from the available games. Read the shopping list and fill up your trolley with groceries against the clock.
T-rex Reading From > ICT Games
Answer the silly questions to feed the t-rex. There are levels of difficulty.
Teddy Bears Picnic From > Crickweb
Sort out the teddies with labels. Drag and drop the correct labels on the correct items.
Teddy Bears Picnic From > Crickweb
Sort out the teddies with labels. Drag and drop the correct labels on the correct items.
What's the Word From > Funbrain
Click on the word that describes the picture.
Word Chain From > Turtle Diary
Listen to the words in the chain and change the letter when needed.
Word Drop From > Sadlier-Oxford
Choose Word Drop from Grades PreK -K and fill in the blanks.
Word Play From > PBS
Click on a word and watch it play
Word Spinner From > Spark Island
Match the pictures to the words.
Year 1 (Age 5-6)
Between the Lions- Trampolini From > PBS
Match the pictures with the correct words for the best time ever!
Between the Lions- Word Play From > PBS
Click on the words and watch them play.
Construct A Word From > Read Write Think
Construct a word by choosing the correct letter at the beginning and ending of a word.
Construct A Word From > Read Write Think
Construct a word by choosing the correct letter at the beginning and ending of a word.
FairyTale Quiz From > Ladybird Books
Test your fairytale knowledge for a bit of fun and prizes.
High Frequency Word Reading Games From > Roy the Zebra
Recognize and put in order, the days of the week, months and colours. Drag and Drop.
Lists and Instructions From > NGfL Cymru
Get those instructions in the correct order otherwise the bookworm won't be happy!
Mad Libs Junior From > Worksheet Universe
Have fun choosing silly words to complete the stories. Available to print out and grown up needed to help read.
Read along with Oxford Owl From > Oxford Owl
Brilliant resource from OUP, read and listen to loads of great Biff, Chip & Kipper stories amongst others. Comprehension activities to play after the story has finished. Lovely stuff.
Reading Games from Roy the Zebra From > Roy the Zebra
A host of drag and drop games to help emerging readers recognise words and sounds.
Supermarket Spree From > Reading Is Fundamental
Choose Supermarket Spree from the available games. Read the shopping list and fill up your trolley with groceries against the clock.
T-rex Reading From > ICT Games
Answer the silly questions to feed the t-rex. There are levels of difficulty.
What's the Word From > Funbrain
Click on the word that describes the picture.
Word Chain From > Turtle Diary
Listen to the words in the chain and change the letter when needed.
Year 2 (Age 6-7)
Between the Lions- Trampolini From > PBS
Match the pictures with the correct words for the best time ever!
Between the Lions- Word Play From > PBS
Click on the words and watch them play.
Construct A Word From > Read Write Think
Construct a word by choosing the correct letter at the beginning and ending of a word.
Construct A Word From > Read Write Think
Construct a word by choosing the correct letter at the beginning and ending of a word.
Dynamo's Den- Gleep and the Tall Tree From > BBC
A fun story to read. Keep going down and don't forget the mole!
Electric Company- Great Escape From > PBS
Crack the code to help Jack Bowser escape by filling in the missing words. Choose Great Escape from the billboard.
FairyTale Quiz From > Ladybird Books
Test your fairytale knowledge for a bit of fun and prizes.
High Frequency Word Reading Games From > Roy the Zebra
Recognize and put in order, the days of the week, months and colours. Drag and Drop.
Lists and Instructions From > NGfL Cymru
Get those instructions in the correct order otherwise the bookworm won't be happy!
Mad Libs Junior From > Worksheet Universe
Have fun choosing silly words to complete the stories. Available to print out and grown up needed to help read.
Read along with Oxford Owl From > Oxford Owl
Brilliant resource from OUP, read and listen to loads of great Biff, Chip & Kipper stories amongst others. Comprehension activities to play after the story has finished. Lovely stuff.
Reading Games from Roy the Zebra From > Roy the Zebra
A host of drag and drop games to help emerging readers recognise words and sounds.
Supermarket Spree From > Reading Is Fundamental
Choose Supermarket Spree from the available games. Read the shopping list and fill up your trolley with groceries against the clock.
T-rex Reading From > ICT Games
Answer the silly questions to feed the t-rex. There are levels of difficulty.
Word Girl From > PBS
Help Word Girl defeat the evil villains by using the correct words.
Year 3 (Age 7-8)
Dynamo's Den- Gleep and the Tall Tree From > BBC
A fun story to read. Keep going down and don't forget the mole!
Dynamo's Den- Who's Spooking Who From > BBC
Join in with this spooky interactive story.
Electric Company- Great Escape From > PBS
Crack the code to help Jack Bowser escape by filling in the missing words. Choose Great Escape from the billboard.
FairyTale Quiz From > Ladybird Books
Test your fairytale knowledge for a bit of fun and prizes.
Read along with Oxford Owl From > Oxford Owl
Brilliant resource from OUP, read and listen to loads of great Biff, Chip & Kipper stories amongst others. Comprehension activities to play after the story has finished. Lovely stuff.
Word Girl - Freeze Frame From > PBS
Watch the video and when the action freezes choose the correct word to describe the situation- Great fun.
Word Girl - Huggy Dance From > PBS
Choose the right meaning for the word to see the monkey dance.
Word Girl - Maze Mania From > PBS
Help Word Girl fly through the maze and choose the words with the same meaning.
Year 4 (Age 8-9)
Dynamo's Den- Gleep and the Tall Tree From > BBC
A fun story to read. Keep going down and don't forget the mole!
Dynamo's Den- Who's Spooking Who From > BBC
Join in with this spooky interactive story.
Electric Company- Great Escape From > PBS
Crack the code to help Jack Bowser escape by filling in the missing words. Choose Great Escape from the billboard.
FairyTale Quiz From > Ladybird Books
Test your fairytale knowledge for a bit of fun and prizes.
Word Girl - Freeze Frame From > PBS
Watch the video and when the action freezes choose the correct word to describe the situation- Great fun.
Word Girl - Huggy Dance From > PBS
Choose the right meaning for the word to see the monkey dance.
Word Girl - Maze Mania From > PBS
Help Word Girl fly through the maze and choose the words with the same meaning.
Year 5 (Age 9-10)
Dynamo's Den- Who's Spooking Who From > BBC
Join in with this spooky interactive story.
Electric Company- Great Escape From > PBS
Crack the code to help Jack Bowser escape by filling in the missing words. Choose Great Escape from the billboard.
KS2 Bitesize English- Dictionaries From > BBC
Choose from an online activity, a revision bite and a quiz about Dictionaries.
KS2 Bitesize English- Non Fiction From > BBC
Choose from an online activity, a revision bite and a quiz about non-fiction texts.
Word Girl - Freeze Frame From > PBS
Watch the video and when the action freezes choose the correct word to describe the situation- Great fun.
Word Girl - Huggy Dance From > PBS
Choose the right meaning for the word to see the monkey dance.
Word Girl - Maze Mania From > PBS
Help Word Girl fly through the maze and choose the words with the same meaning.
Year 6 (Age 10-11)
KS2 Bitesize English- Dictionaries From > BBC
Choose from an online activity, a revision bite and a quiz about Dictionaries.
KS2 Bitesize English- Non Fiction From > BBC
Choose from an online activity, a revision bite and a quiz about non-fiction texts.
Word Girl - Freeze Frame From > PBS
Watch the video and when the action freezes choose the correct word to describe the situation- Great fun.
Word Girl - Huggy Dance From > PBS
Choose the right meaning for the word to see the monkey dance.
Word Girl - Maze Mania From > PBS
Help Word Girl fly through the maze and choose the words with the same meaning.