Nowadays, kids are always spending hours each day in front of tablets and computer screens. While you think that their children are using those devices for doing homework, the kids would play online games.

You will wonder whether the online games were safe for kids and there was any educational value to them. The followings are some of the most useful online games for kids that you can allow your kids to play.

1/ Poptropica

Poptropica was developed by the Family Education Network. This is considered as the largest virtual world for kids from 6 to 15 years old. In 2011, Poptropica was appointed as one of the 50 Best Websites by Time Magazine.

In this massively multiplayer, players will travel to different islands to play games, complete quests, read comics, and communicate safely with others. For each island completed, players will achieve credits and medallions. The credits will be used to purchase costumes and other items for their avatar in the Poptropica store.

Currently, there are over 20 islands with their own theme and challenge.

2/ Free Rice

Free Rice is developed by John Breen for everyone, but focusing on kids. This game provides users with educational games that include multiple-choice answers.

For each correct answer, 10 grains of rice will be donated to various third world and the developing nations. The rice will be distributed by the UN World Food Program. Bangladesh, Bhutan, Cambodia, Uganda, and Nepal have received a wide amount of free rice. The game will help you improve your English vocabulary, grammar, geography, and literature, among others.

3/ Magic School Bus

Magic School Bus is a free online game designed for kids at the ages of from 3-10. In this game, players can choose different field trips to participate in and climb aboard the Magic School Bus to explore the human body, space, the deep sea, the rainforest, or scientific adventures.