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A list of Video Games for my Mom's 3rd Grade Classroom

Christopher Klein's Mother�- a veteran primary school teacher - requested I�compile a list of video games, which can be obtained by her students or their parents;�which happen to be totally cool, and of course: engaging or educational in some fashio

My Mother - a veteran primary school teacher - requested I compile a list of video games, which can be obtained by her students or their parents; which happen to be totally cool, and of course: engaging or educational in some fashion.

Located below are the games which I have verified as applicable to Ages 8 - 12, and therefore 3rd Grade primary school students, via the ESRB and App Store Rating commissions for both Android and iOS Devices.

The Table below, is categorized in Alphabetical order by Title, the Platform(s) the games are available on, and the games Rating.

The Titles all have hyperlinks to the games website or a Platform specific Store link which the game is available on.


VIDEO GAMES AVAILABLE FOR 3RD GRADE PRIMARY SCHOOL CHILDREN

Title

Available on these Platform(s)

Rating

1-2 Switch

Nintendo Switch

Everyone

80 Days

Android, iOS, Steam

Everyone 10+

140

Playstation 4, Steam, Nintendo Wii U, Xbox One

Everyone

A Good Snowman

Android, iOS, Steam

Everyone

Abzu

Playstation 4, Steam, Xbox One

Everyone

Adventures of Poco Eco

Amazon, Android, iOS

Everyone

Alto's Adventure

Android, iOS, Windows Phone

Everyone

Angry Birds (Any)

Android, iOS

Everyone

ARMS

Nintendo Switch

Everyone

Astroneer

Steam, Xbox One

Everyone 10+

Beyond Eyes

Steam, Xbox One

Everyone

Blackwood Crossing

Playstation 4, Steam, Xbox One

Everyone

Bloons TD 5

Android, iOS, Steam, Windows Phone, Xbox One

Everyone

Breath of Light

Android, iOS

Everyone

Broken Age

Android, iOS, Mac, Playstation 4, Steam, Xbox One

Everyone 10+

Build a Truck

Android, iOS

Everyone

Burrito Bison

Android, iOS

Everyone 9+

Canabalt

Android, iOS, Steam

Everyone 10+

Cat Quest

Android, iOS, Playstation 4, Steam, Nintendo Switch

Everyone

CATS: Crash Arena Turbo Stars

Android, iOS

Everyone

Checkpoint Champion

Android, iOS, Windows Phone

Everyone

Churchill Solitaire

Android, iOS

Everyone

Circle Stop

Android, iOS

Everyone

Clash Royal

Android, iOS, Facebook

Everyone 10+

Clustertruck

Linux, Mac, Playstation 4, Steam, Xbox One

Everyone

Crash Bandicoot N-Sane Trilogy

Playstation 4

Everyone 10+

Crash Club

iOS

Everyone 10+

Desert Golfing

Android, iOS

Everyone

DEVICE6

iOS

Everyone 12+

Disney Magic Kingdoms

Android, iOS, Windows Phone

Everyone

Doodle Jump HD

Android, iOS

Everyone

DragonVale

Amazon, Android, iOS

Everyone

Endless Alphabet

Android, iOS

Everyone

F1 2017

Playstation 4, Steam, Xbox One

Everyone

Flip Wars

Nintendo Switch

Everyone

Four Sided Fantasy

Steam, Xbox One

Everyone

Grow Up

Playstation 4, Steam, Xbox One

Everyone

Hello Neighbor

Mac, Steam, Xbox One

Everyone

Hey! Pikmin

Nintendo 3DS

Everyone

Hohokum

Playstation 4, Playstation Vita

Everyone 10+

Hook

Android, iOS, Windows Phone, Steam

Everyone

Human Resource Machine

Android, iOS, Steam

Everyone 10+

Hundreds

Android, iOS

Everyone

Journey

Playstation 3, Playstation 4, PC

Everyone

Justice League Action Run

Android, iOS

Everyone 10+

Kalimba

Steam, Xbox One

Everyone

Legend Of Zelda: Breath of the Wild

Nintendo Switch, Nintendo Wii U

Everyone 10+

Lego (Any)

Every single platform

Everyone

Little Alchemy

Android, iOS

Everyone

Little Big Planet 3

Playstation 4

Everyone

Lovers in a Dangerous Spacetime

Playstation 4, Steam, Xbox One

Everyone 10+

LYNE

Android, iOS, Windows Phone, Linux, Steam

Everyone

Madden NFL 18

Playstation 4, Xbox One

Everyone

Mario + Rabbids: Kingdom Battle

Nintendo Switch

Everyone 10+

Mario Kart 8

Nintendo Switch

Everyone

Metamorphabet

Android, iOS, Steam

Everyone

Minecraft

Every single platform

Everyone

Mini Metro

Android, iOS, Steam

Everyone

Monument Valley (1 and 2)

Android, iOS

Everyone

Mushroom 11

iOS, Mac, Steam

Everyone 10+

NeuroVoider

Linux, Mac, Playstation 4, Steam, Nintendo Switch, Xbox One

Everyone

Ori and the Blind Forest

Steam, Xbox One

Everyone

Overcooked

Playstation 4, Steam, Xbox One

Everyone

Piloteer

Android, iOS, Steam

Everyone 10+

Pivvot

Android, iOS, Steam

Everyone

Pokemon: Sun and Moon

Nintendo 3DS

Everyone

Project Cars (1 and 2)

Playstation 4, Steam, Xbox One

Everyone

Prune

Amazon, Android, iOS, Windows Phone

Everyone

Ratchet and Clank

Playstation 4

Everyone 10+

Rayman Legends

Playstation 4, Steam, Nintendo Switch, Nintendo Wii U, Xbox One

Everyone 10+

Ridiculous Fishing

Android, iOS

Everyone 10+

Rime

Playstation 4, Steam, Nintendo Switch, Xbox

Everyone 10+

Rocket League

Playstation 4, Steam, Xbox One

Everyone

Rymdkapsel

Android, iOS, Steam

Everyone

Shift Happens

Playstation 4, Steam, Xbox One

Everyone

Ship Antics

iOS

Everyone

Shovel Knight

Playstation 3, Playstation Vita, Playstation 4, Steam, Nintendo 3DS, Nintendo Switch, Nintendo Wii U, Xbox One

Everyone

Sidewords

iOS

Everyone

Slime Rancher

Mac, Linux, Steam, Xbox One

Everyone

Snake Pass

Playstation 4, Steam, Nintendo Switch, Xbox One

Everyone

Snakebird

Android, iOS, Steam

Everyone

Snipper Clips

Nintendo Switch

Everyone

Song of the Deep

Playstation 4, Steam, Xbox One

Everyone 10+

Sonic Mania

Playstation 4, Steam, Nintendo Switch, Xbox One

Everyone

SoundForest

iOS

Everyone

Spaceteam

Android, Tabletop Card Edition, iOS

Everyone

SPL-T

iOS

Everyone

Splatoon (1 & 2)

Nintendo Switch, Nintendo Wii U

Everyone 10+

Stardew Valley

Playstation 4, Steam, Xbox One, Nintendo Switch, ios, Android

Everyone 10+

Steven Universe: Attack the Light

Amazon, Android, iOS

Everyone

Super ccatch

Android, iOS

Everyone

Super Hexagon

Android, iOS, Steam

Everyone

Super Mario Run

Android, iOS

Everyone

Super Stickman Golf 3

iOS

Everyone

Surfingers

Android, iOS, Steam

Everyone

Tengami

Android, iOS, Steam, Nintendo Wii U

Everyone

The Bridge

Steam, Xbox One

Everyone

The Room (1, 2, and 3)

Amazon, Android, iOS, Steam

Everyone

The Witness

Android, iOS, Linux, Mac, Playstation 4, Steam, Xbox One

Everyone

Thinkrolls (1 and 2)

Amazon, Android, iOS

Everyone

Threes!

Android, iOS, Xbox One

Everyone

Tiny Wings

iOS

Everyone

Trainyard

Amazon, Android, iOS

Everyone

Tumbleseed

Playstation 4, Steam, Nintendo Switch

Everyone

TwoFold inc

Android, iOS

Everyone

Typeshift

iOS

Everyone

Videoball

Linux, Playstation 4, Steam, Xbox One

Everyone

Viridi

Android, iOS, Steam

Everyone

Wave Wave

Android, iOS

Everyone

Where's My Water?

iOS

Everyone

Yooka Laylee

Linux, Mac, Playstation 4, Steam, Nintendo Switch, Xbox One

Everyone 10+

 


If you are a Game Developer, or a Game Developer with Children, or simply a Parent who found this list - AND you currently provide games for your children, I would be interested to know any other game not currently present on this list! Please suggest a game in the comments!

If you are wondering where the "VR" or "AR" games might be, they were excluded.

For more on the ESRB: http://www.esrb.org/

To Contact Christopher: [email protected]

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