Free Online Games for Toddlers Age 3

Free Online Games for Toddlers Age 3

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Tara Jones

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Key points

  • Regularly playing games can enhance short and long-term memory, train the brain to process information faster, and improve thinking skills in young children.
  • Games require children to follow instructions, consider their actions, and respond to problems, promoting the development of important thinking skills.
  • While many "online free" games may not be of high quality and can be full of ads or inappropriate, the suggested games are free to play, entertaining, and in some cases, educational for toddlers.
  • Some recommended games include Shapes, Fish School, First Words Sampler, Little Stars Toddler Game, Dentist, Peek-a-Zoo, and Balls.
  • These games cover various aspects such as identifying shapes, colors, letters, numbers, animals, emotions, and fine motor skills.
  • Each game is accessible by downloading it from the Apple App Store or Google Play Store.
  • Encouraging comments and suggestions from readers are invited to improve and enhance the information provided.

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Shapes

Fish School

First Words Sampler

Little Stars Toddler Game

Dentist

Peek-a-Zoo

Balls

 

Playing games regularly can help improve short and long term memory in young players. It can also train the brain to process information faster and improve thinking skills in children. Games require children to follow instructions, consider their actions, and respond to problems, which can develop important thinking skills such as environmental awareness. When it comes to kids' games, "online free" doesn't often mean the best. Many games come with a price tag, and the ones that don't can be of low quality, full of ads, or inappropriate. Try out these exciting games that are free to play and entertaining and, in some cases, educational for your toddler:

 

Shapes

Shapes

This popular game encourages toddlers to identify different shapes and colors and differentiate between sizes. It acquaints kids with the main colors, shapes, and sizes easily and clearly while playing. The app not only teaches kids to distinguish shapes, sizes, and colors but also to pronounce studied terms correctly. The game includes both static and moving objects, promoting better development of a kid's coordination and fine motor skills. This game is suitable for children aged 2 years and above. Simple and intuitive colors make the first encounter with various colors and shapes easy and cheerful. You can access this game by simply downloading it from the Apple App Store.

BabySparks shares why learning shapes and colors is so important for toddlers.

 

Fish School

Fish School

Fish School takes kids on an underwater learning adventure through fun activities. Kids will be engaged with letters, numbers, shapes, colors, and more. A playful underwater experience with educational activities, shapes, colors, and more. Watch colorful fish create letters, recognize numbers, and learn to count from 1 to 20. Follow the fish as they form shapes; touch, tap, and drag to make fish and other colorful sea life do funny things. You can access this game by simply downloading it from the Apple App Store.

 

First Words Sampler

First Words Sampler

This learning game is for toddlers and preschoolers and helps with letter recognition and spelling their first words, more than just a game. First Words Sampler is a powerful educational tool for toddlers and preschoolers. It provides hours of fun while giving your child a head start on learning about letters and words. If your child is old enough to ask for your phone, they're old enough for First Words Sampler. First Words Sampler tasks kids about letters, how letters relate to sounds, and even how to spell words. You can access this game by simply downloading it from the Apple App Store.

Study shows that Toddlers begin learning rules of reading, writing at very early age.

 

Little Stars Toddler Game

Little Stars Toddler Game

This game asks toddlers to find the correct letter or shape. Correct answers earn virtual stickers. You can access this game by simply downloading it from the Apple App Store.

 

Dentist

Dentist

Kids play dentist to a variety of cute, fuzzy animals while practicing fine motor skills, visual perception, and observational skills. You can access this game by simply downloading it from the Apple App Store or Google Play Store.

 

Peek-a-Zoo

Peek-a-Zoo

In this adorable app, toddlers will learn about different animals and will also begin to identify different emotions and behaviors through a variety of fun animal activities. Kids will learn to identify animals, emoticons, actions, sounds, and more! You can access this game by simply downloading it from the Apple App Store. Scholastic shares 5 great reasons kids should know their farm animals by Age 3.

 

Balls

Balls

In this free app, kids use the touch screen to direct brightly colored paintballs that produce wind chime sounds as they bounce off the walls and each other. You can access this game by simply downloading it from the Apple App Store.

 

Thank you for reading. Please leave a comment below if you think we have missed out on anything that is interesting and free.

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