Play based learning activities for children aged 3 to 10

Help children continue learning at home

A girl interacting with a  poster about recognizing emotions
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With the temporary closure of schools and kindergartens, play based learning activities can help children to continue learning at home. This list of activities offers an opportunity for play, learning, creative expression and above all, nice and quality time spent between you and your children.

The materials are a combination of UNICEF resources and activities that educators across the country have prepared for the a national education web-platform developed as part of a UNICEF supported #Inno4Edu initiative “Setting up an environment for quality teaching and learning through co-creation and innovation”.

New digital platform with teacher video classes and play-based learning activities available at http://eduino.gov.mk/

 


 

Happy Mirror: Home activity designed for learning the geometric shapes: circle, square and triangle. It helps children ages 4 to 6 to develop the skills of perseverance, observation and focus. Download game guide and activity sheets available in Macedonian and Albanian.

Bingo

Bingo: Flash-card activity for children ages 4 to 6 to encourage perseverance in the process of learning and discovery. Download game guide and activity sheets available in Macedonian and Albanian.

Happy Shapes: Through geometric shapes games, this activity will help children ages 4 to 6 to develop their self-esteem and encourage them to see, recognize and name a circle, square, triangle and rectangle. Download game guide and activity sheets available in Macedonian and Albanian.

Happy Wheel: An interactive game for children ages 4 to 6 through which they practice endurance and learn sorting by shape, color and size. Download game guide and activity sheets available in Macedonian and Albanian.

Cover for the Stars and numbers

Stars and Numbers: A game where other family members can also get involved, designed for children ages 4 to 6. They learn the concept of quantity and develop endurance. Download game guide and activity sheets available in Macedonian and Albanian.

Cover for Compass excercise

Compass: Through this game, children ages 8 to 10 are encouraged to use nouns, adjectives, verbs and numbers and strengthen their self-esteem. Other family members can also be included in the game. Download game guide and activity sheets available in Macedonian and Albanian.

We mix colors exercise cover

We Mix Colors: This activity for children ages 4 to 6 consists of mixing colours to get secondary colours. The game aims to encourage the child to fully complete the activity and gain endurance in the process of learning and discovery. Download game guide and activity sheets available in Macedonian and Albanian.

My Magnetic Story

My Magnetic Story: This activity is designed for children ages 4 to 6 and consists of making up a story by using the templates of the story characters. The game stimulates child’s imagination by creating new ideas and original solutions. Download game guide and activity sheets available in Macedonian and Albanian

Fruit math cover photo

Fruit Math: The activity is for children ages 6 to 8 and allows implementation of strategies for calculating and solving mathematical problems. It helps kids to develop self-confidence and stimulates curiosity. Download game guide and activity sheets available in Macedonian and Albanian.

From Letter to Word cover photo

From Letter to Word: By putting words together according to a given picture, children ages 6 to 8 learn how to properly arrange the letters in words. Download game guide and activity sheets available in Macedonian and Albanian.

Making Ice Cream: By making ice cream boxes and balloons of the right colour, children aged 3 to 6 develop the ability to find their own approaches to solving problems. Download game guide and activity sheets available in Macedonian and Albanian.

Recognize Your Emotions

Recognize Your Emotions: By cutting and pasting different emoticons, child learns to recognize emotions according to facial expressions. This game is designed for children aged 4 to 6. Download game guide and activity sheets available in Macedonian and Albanian.

Playful Spider Story

Playful Spider Story: This activity for children ages 3 to 6 consists of catching and throwing while playing with the Little Spider and helps the child to develop the qualities of perseverance and curiosity. Download game guide and activity sheets available in Macedonian and Albanian.

Playful Puzzle

Playful Puzzle: Through this game, children ages 6 to 8 will learn to apply the mathematical operations of multiplication, division, addition and subtraction. Download game guide and activity sheets available in Macedonian and Albanian.

Playful Shapes

Playful Shapes: For children ages 4 to 6. The game aims to encourage the kid to see and name geometric shapes and colours. Download game guide and activity sheets available in Macedonian and Albanian.

Drustvoto Priborovski

Educational game for children ages 6 to 9. They can solve different science, math and art tasks and conquer new planets. Download game guide and activity sheets available in Macedonian and Albanian.

Children cooking

Everyday moments are for learning UNICEF interactive learning activities for pre-school aged children. Fun ways to make everyday moments learning moments for children. Download the full list in Macedonian and Albanian.

Inno4Edu is a UNICEF initiative funded by the United Kingdom Government through the British Embassy in Skopje, in cooperation with the Ministry of Labor and Social Policy, Ministry of Education and Science and the Bureau for Development of Education and implemented by SmartUp - Social Innovation Lab.