Here are some more ways to insert fun and games into the classroom!
Puzzlemaker, discoveryeducation.com/free-puzzlemaker/, is a free puzzle generation tool for teachers, students, and parents. Create and print customized word search, criss-cross, math puzzles, and more, using your own word lists.
National Geographic Kids Games
If you’re looking for a fun way to introduce a topic, or want to give the kids some free time in the classroom, the little games on this website (kids.nationalgeographic.com/games/ ) provide an educational twist to standard casual games and personality quizzes. Between levels of game play, users are introduced to fun facts.
The site also includes informational pages and videos about animals, which students may find equally interesting.