It’s Scrabble! Plus a built-in dictionary and options to see the best word to play. Don’t be intimidated and assume your younger kids won’t like it. It has been popular as a board game since the late 1940s for a reason. For your numbers-minded kids definitely point out the point rewards and the joys of all the 2 and 3 letter scrabble words (qi, za, xi, xu, ae…anyone?). Play against the computer (choose your level – easy is easy) or with a pal.
Skills: spelling, math
Platform: iPhone, iPod, iPad
Grade(s): 2nd grade, 3rd grade, 4th grade, 5th grade, Middle School