10 Educational Games And Apps To Have Fun While Learning

One of the best things about today's technology is that it can be incorporated into learning to make it more engaging and enjoyable.

Here are 10 popular applications that are available on Google Play Store and Apple App Store that are not only educational but also very fun to use.

1. Duolingo- Language Lessons


Duolingo app has become synonymous with foreign language learning. The lessons available on this application for learning a new language are offered in bite-sized, fun lessons. Use Duolingo not just for learning how to write, read, and speak a foreign language.

2. Geotrainer: Geography Quiz

This app helps the users to become a pro in geography through quizzes. It is also extremely helpful for the students who are preparing for Government Jobs as geography plays an integral role in the syllabus. By spending time on Geotrainer, you can learn more about countries, their capitals, and their people. The illustrations available on the app makes it easier to remember details.

3. Vocabulary Builder by Magoosh

This is a free vocabulary game available for both Android and iOS platforms. With the Magoosh app, one can learn 1200 new words, which can be helpful while appearing in an interview after a successful Sarkari Result. The vocabulary available in Magoosh is categorized into basic, intermediate. and advanced levels. 

4. The New York Times Crossword

If you are into word games, then The New York Times Crossword is the perfect app for you. There are classic word game, spelling bee, and mini crosswords modes that are all fun and engaging. You can even check your standing amongst other players on the leaderboard. 

5. Brain Test: Tricky Puzzles

This one is an addictive puzzle game designed for a mental workout. The Brain Test consists of fun riddles that require out-of-the-box thinking for solving. The games can be enjoyed by people in all age groups.

6. Brain Dots

Brain Dots

In this game, the players have to draw to solve puzzles. The player needs to draw the lines so that the blue and the pink balls on the screen bump with each other. Brain Dots offers 300 levels with increasing difficulty.

7. Khan Academy

With the Khan Academy, you can sharpen your skills in whatever subject area that you are interested in. It also helps the users in tracking the progress and learning the lessons on the go.


The NASA app is one of the best educational apps available out there for learning more about space. What makes the NASA app special is its augmented reality feature and its interactive 3D models. Augmented Reality can be used for exploring the International Space Station via the application. 

9. Mimo: Learn Coding/ Programming

Mimo Coding

Through mimo, learning coding has become possible for many -- not just hardcore developers. The bite-sized exercises available in the app make it easier for any user to learn coding in an easy manner. The app also lets you build a portfolio and get certification. 

10. Wordscapes

Wordscapes is a relaxing word puzzle gaming application that comes with crosswords, word searching, and anagrams. Playing this game is also a great way to expand your vocabulary. 

Depending upon your interest, you can download and install any of these 10 games or apps to expand your knowledge and get an enjoyable mental workout anytime, anywhere!

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