The English language is full of quirks and oddities—things like puns, palindromes, portmanteaus, tongue twisters, spoonerisms, and more. We believe that having fun with words is an important part of learning. And that’s why we’ve put together a delightful assortment of resources to help you and your children have fun with words! You’ll also find game reviews, printable activities, downloads, and much more!
I won’t beat around the bush–this blog post about teaching idioms takes the cake!
Reinforce the concept of rhyming with this delightful downloadable activity!
How many words can you make out of the word ‘Thanksgiving’? This colorful Make-a-Word activity offers delicious holiday fun!
Have fun with your little swashbucklers on International Talk Like a Pirate Day–this selection of pirate activities is a great place to start!
Building vocabulary skills can be fast and fun with Pickles to Penguins!
Do you want to help your child learn to read with expression? We’ve got 5 great tips and 2 free downloads for you!
Strengthen memory and vocabulary skills with this fun family game!
Looking for a great way to introduce your kids to puns? Look no further than this great post!
Can a smiley face help your child’s fluency in reading? This emoji-filled activity is sure to bring plenty of smile(y)s! :)
Are you ready for a game of dominoes? Here’s a fun way to build language skills through play.
Encourage creative word play and help your child build language skills with Apples to Apples Junior!