Top 10 Word Games for Children UK – Board Games

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1. BrightMax

Phonics Games and EYFS Alphabet Learning Toy, BrightMax UK DESIGNED Magnetic Letters for CHILDREN

BrightMax - Find out 8 fun Games from User Guide, e. G. Perfect tool for eyfs and ks1 children to Practice Blending of Sounds to Make Words and Segment the Words into Phonics Sounds. Product is designed in the uk and the Product is tested in the Laboratory to ensure fully compliant with EN71 toy safety standard.

Phonics learning: 2 sets of uppercase a-z and 6 sets of lowercase a-z. Suitable for Mark-making, Drawing and Handwriting. Safety guaranteed: we are london based company. Writing & drawing: comes with double-sided magnetic writing white board, Black, 3 x Whiteboard Pens Red, Blue and 1 x Eraser. More funs: 2 x exclamation marks and 2 x question marks provided can be Used to Build up Sentence.

Easy to tidy up & carry: good quality organiser Provided, Very Convenient to Tidy Up and Use when You Are Travelling in Air or Car. Word letter bingo to develop children’s Phoneme-Grapheme Correspondence. Good for developing Fine Motor Skills and Creativity. We only sourced from Ethically Approved Factories and Only Use Eco-Friendly Materials.
Height4.8 cm (1.89 Inches)
Length34.6 cm (13.62 Inches)
Weight1.21 kg (2.67 Pounds)
Width22.7 cm (8.94 Inches)
Part NumberBM-ML208-V1

2. Mattel Games

Mattel Games Scrabble Junior, Children Board Game from 6 Years

Mattel Games - Junior scrabble is letter-matching fun for your little one. When all of the tiles are the board, the player with the most chips wins. For 2 to 4 players; Ages 6-10 years. Kid-sized words and colourful images make it fun to match letter tiles to words on the grid. Players flip over the game board for an advanced game that involves creating their own words.
BrandMattel Games
Height26.8 cm (10.55 Inches)
Length4.4 cm (1.73 Inches)
Weight0.57 kg (1.26 Pounds)
Width37 cm (14.57 Inches)
Part Number900 Y9667

3. Hasbro

Hasbro Jenga Classic, children's game that promotes the speed of reaction, from 6 years

Hasbro - Packaging May Vary. Win by being the last player to remove a block without causing the stack to crash. 54 hardwood jenga blocks. Includes stacking sleeve.
Height28.6 cm (11.26 Inches)
Length8 cm (3.15 Inches)
Weight0.78 kg (1.72 Pounds)
Width12 cm (4.72 Inches)
Part NumberA2120EU4

4. Drumond Park

Drumond Park Articulate! For Kids, Family Kids Board Game | The Fast Talking Description Game | Family Games for Adults and Children Suitable From 6+ Years

Drumond Park - Educational game - over 2, 000 new topics have been compiled by an educational specialist for this kids game, tailored for children and youngsters aged 6-12 to compete and expand their knowledge! Number of players - articulate! kids is a perfect kids game for 6 years and up for when friends are round - even for big groups from 4 to 20+ players.

Perfect addition to the classic articulate! - This kids' board game can be played together with classic Articulate! to form a family version for all to play competitively in family and friends. Articulate for kids! now your kids can also enjoy the junior version of this classic fast-talking description board game that has provided so many families with endless hours of entertainment! Try not to panic! describe a word without actually saying it, but when you’re racing the timer and being heckled mercilessly by the other team then… well, it might sound very simple, let’s just say that it isn’t!.

BrandDrumond Park
ManufacturerDrumond Park
Height25.7 cm (10.12 Inches)
Length25.81 cm (10.16 Inches)
Weight0.86 kg (1.9 Pounds)
Width7.9 cm (3.11 Inches)
Part NumberT72995


Bananagrams Word Game

BANANAGRAMS - Perfect for travelling or at home, Bananagrams is the grab-and-go game for the whole family. Two to six players. Fast, fun-filled educational word game that requires no pencil, paper or board. Get ready - shout spLIT and race to create your individual word grid. Interactive and exciting language game - Can you become the Top Banana? .
ManufacturerWinning Moves
Height7.62 cm (3 Inches)
Length22.86 cm (9 Inches)
Weight0.38 kg (0.84 Pounds)
Width7.62 cm (3 Inches)
Part Number1295 Banagrams
Model1295 Banagrams

6. Asmodee

Asmodee Dobble Card Game

Asmodee - Every card is different and has only one picture in common with every other card in the deck. Five mini games: fill the well, hot potato, the towering inferno, catch them all and the poisoned gift. Race to find the one matching image between one card and another. Images may be different sizes and placed on any part of the card, making them difficult to spot. A game of speed, observation and reflexes.
Height3.07 cm (1.21 Inches)
Length5.36 cm (2.11 Inches)
Weight0.21 kg (0.46 Pounds)
Width5.21 cm (2.05 Inches)
Part NumberASMDOBB01EN


Sequence 10061 Addictive Card Strategy Game, Multi-Colour

SEQUENCE - With a little strategy and a little luck, you can be a sequence winner. Sequence, the game has been a favourite for generations; challenge your family and friends to this challenging and addicting game; it is elegant for family game night. Learn to block your opponents and remove their chips. When you have five in a row, that is a sequence. Watch out for the Jacks - they are wild.
ManufacturerGoliath Games
Height10.43 cm (4.11 Inches)
Length2.36 cm (0.93 Inches)
Weight0.83 kg (1.83 Pounds)
Width8.07 cm (3.18 Inches)
Part Number10061

8. Learning Resources

Multicoloured, Learning Resources LSP8598-UK Sight Word Swat

Learning Resources - Includes 4 plastic swatters 150 double-sided flies cards featuring 300 high frequency words and multilingual activity guide suitable for ages 4+. The sight word flies are colour-coded by phase from the Letters & Sounds programme tricky words are highlighted in bold and yellow for easy identification and to remind children they can’t sound out these words phonetically.

This easy-to-play activity is perfect for reinforcing what children have been learning during lessons and is ideal for family fun at home or as an end of lesson activity. Build reading spelling and phonics skills with this fun literacy game for up to 4 players where the element of speed promotes confidence instant recall of high frequency words and reading fluency.

To play choose a colour-coded phase of sight words or mix them up lay them out where players can see and call out a word the first player to swat the correct answer keeps it the player with the most flies wins.
BrandLearning Resources
ManufacturerLearning Resources Ltd
Height22.9 cm (9.02 Inches)
Length23.5 cm (9.25 Inches)
Width27.3 cm (10.75 Inches)
Part NumberLSP8598-UK

9. Ravensburger

Reading and Spelling, The Alphabet, Ravensburger 23374 First Flash Card Game for Kids Age 3 Years and Up-Ideal for Object Recognition

Ravensburger - Ask them if they recognize the picture shown on the card. Ask them if they recognize the picture shown on the card. Take a card and hold it up in the air so your child can see it.

Suitable for ages 3 years and up. If they do, ask them to tell you a story that relates to the picture. This game is suitable for 2-4 players. Includes suggestions on how to use the cards with your child. Fun play experience - these flashcards are designed to help your child with their reading and spelling and can also help them learn to recognize everyday objects. High quality components – this item includes 34x Flash Cards. Long term quality - ravensburger has been making products for the hand, head, and heart for over 130 years.
Height3.61 cm (1.42 Inches)
Length18.21 cm (7.17 Inches)
Weight0.22 kg (0.49 Pounds)
Width11.4 cm (4.49 Inches)
Part Number23374

10. Drumond Park

Drumond Park Rapidough Board Game | The Family Game of Modelling Play Dough Charades | Board Game For Adults and Kids From 8 Years Old

Drumond Park - Put your shaping skills to test - are you good at arts and crafts? This is the moment to show it! Help your team guess the word before anyone else to win the dough modelling crown! Easy game for all family - easy to learn and fun to play for nearly all ages.

Age suitability & number of players - Rapidough has been designed for 4+ players and is suitable for adults and kids from 8 years of age. Take turns in being the modeller to defeat your opponents while having heaps of fun! What's in the box - this modelling board game includes 200 Rapidough word cards, 4 pots of modelling dough in different colours, 2 modelling tools and 2 plastic table mats. Too slow. More rapidough! all teams grab a card and shape the dough according to the word provided and compete to be the first team to guess. Team to guess last will lose a chunk of precious dough.
BrandDrumond Park
ManufacturerDrumond Park
Height8 cm (3.15 Inches)
Length32 cm (12.6 Inches)
Weight1.3 kg (2.87 Pounds)
Width23.5 cm (9.25 Inches)
Part Number1590