word girl

Check out this website for games, videos, puzzles, and other activities to help improve your English and have fun at the same time. 

Video: Stop Translating in your head

sweet 16

First choose your team. Then, use your word recognition and spelling skills to click on the basketball that completes the word at the top of the page. Choose correctly and you’ll hit a basket or three-pointer, choose incorrectly or too slowly and your opponent will score.

word blocks

Separate the jumble of words and move on to the next level. As you get further the words become more and more difficult. 

sounds fun

Practice the sounds of the alphabet. Listen to the sounds. What letter of the alphabet sounds like this? Watch out for the snake!

which one?

A synonym is a word or phrase that means exactly or nearly the same as another word or phrase. Sniff out the synonyms in this fun synonym game!

esl games plus

Here is a great website for all areas and levels of English. Practice your speaking, listening, reading, and grammar, while having fun at the same time. 


Vocabulary Builder

There are a wide selection of games to keep up with your English skills and expand your reading knowledge: Letter Blocks, Slang Game, Crosswords, and Word Builders are just a few ways to improve your English AND have fun. 

sight word smash

Smash the block with the correct sight word in one of our popular games.

terminator turkeys


Move your tank through the city. Find the correct vowel to finish the word and shoot. Convert 25 people into turkeys and move on to the next city

hungry hangman

A classic game with a different style. Try out Hungry Hangman on Mr. Nussbaum's game page. 


How many words can you make in 3 minutes? Use the 16 letters in the grid.

trolley dash

Welcome to Trolley Dash! You have sixty seconds to collect everything on your shopping list. Finish in time and move to the next level.

news city pizza

Drive the pizza van to the correct house by using the directional control. You can speed up your van by clicking “speed up.” You do not have to stop to deliver the pizza. As long as you drive by the correct house, you get credit for the delivery.

word ops

In Word Ops, players are presented with a word and have three minutes to make as many words from that word as possible. The longer the words you form are, the more points you get! You’ll have three minutes to play. If you can achieve 50 points, you’ll receive a bonus minute.

break it up

Try to separate each word into its individual syllables. Sounds easy? Give it a try

general tso

Find the non-synonym among three actual synonyms associated with a particular word. If correct, his prodigies would be rewarded with a piece of his delicious chicken. If incorrect, they would have to eat the spiciest chicken he could fry up.