Games

Our interactive phonics games are fun and free.  These engaging games are easy to play and help children to practise National Curriculum and Reception graphemes. Select a year group, then a monster and a grapheme and you are ready to play. All of the games involve lots of reading. Word Fish and Box Mae phonics games include nonsense words and real words which is great fun and preparation for the Year 1 Phonics Screen.

Children love the Monster Phonics apps for learning to spell the high-frequency words. These are available from the App Store.

The Monster Phonics programme makes it easier to teach the National Curriculum. Not only are the colour-coded multisensory lessons highly engaging, they are proven to accelerate progress. Create confident learners and significantly improve results for your school by starting a Free Trial today.

Bejewelled Word

Children will love this Candy Crush-style phonics game. The aim of Bejewelled is to get 3 or more of the same words in a row or column. Click on neighbouring words to switch places. Use the bomb and shuffle features to help if you get stuck. You’re up against the clock. This game is fun and fast pace. Select a year group, then choose a monster and a grapheme to play.  Click on help for further instructions. Good luck!

Bottle Catch

Catch the bottles before they fall. Save the real words to win the coins and complete the game. This is a fast phonics game, so good luck. You may need it! Select a year group, then choose a monster and a grapheme to play.

Box Maze

Help each character find the right path to the gem! This phonics game is also useful preparation for the Year 1 Phonics Screening Test. Select a year group, then choose a monster, select a grapheme to play.

Start the game by clicking on the orange box. Play by selecting the neighbouring box that contains the real word. You’ve got 120 seconds to find the right path and collect the gem! Good luck!

Word Search

The clock is ticking as the children search for the right words. A fun twist on the traditional word search. Select a year group, then choose a monster and a grapheme to play.  Click and drag the mouse to highlight a word in the word search square. Good luck! One of our favourite phonics games.

Matching Pairs

Select a year group, then choose a monster and a grapheme to play.  Click on a card to turn it over and reveal its hidden word. Click on another to do the same. If a matching pair is found, then both the cards disappear and a point it won. The aim is to discover all the matching pairs in the shortest time.

Monster Match

Word Fish

This free phonics game is fun and useful preparation for the Year 1 Phonics Screening Test. Select a year group, then choose a monster to go fishing with Cool Blue. Finally, select a grapheme and click start. Use the mouse clicks to drop and raise the fishing line. Click once to drop the line into the ocean, wait for a fish to take the bait, click again to reel in the catch. The aim of the game is to catch as many real word fish as possible. Catching fish with real words wins points, but catching fish with nonsense points loses points. See if you can catch all the real words listed at the bottom of the page before the game ends.