Sixth Grade Vocabulary Games

Sixth Grade Vocabulary Strengthening Games

Middle school vocabulary can be fun! Sixth grade students enjoy reinforcing vocabulary lessons with entertaining learning games. Sixth grade teachers know, the goal and challenge continued…


Parts of Speech Games

FCAT Words Pick the Parts of Speech Story Blanks: Create a Story
What Kind of Noun? More Parts of Speech Games Coming Soon

Foreign Language Games

Abbreviation Match Game Common Foreign Phrase Meaning
English Word Recognition Game Fill It In: English Spanish Vocabulary
French and English Word Match German and English Word Match
Latin Abbreviation Game Latin-English Matching Game
Latin-English Word Match Literal Latin Memory Game
Math Match – Spanish and English Spanish English Word Match
Spanish Word English Definition Spanish/English Color Match

Analogies Games

6th-8th Grade Analogy Types Middle School Analogy Match

Context and Definition Games

Basal Reader Vocabulary Game Call of the Wild Context Match
FCAT Math Vocabulary A-M Old Yeller Context Match

Antonym Games

Basal Reader Word Antonym Match More Antonym Games Coming Soon

Synonym Games

6th-8th Grade Homophone Synonyms Basal Reader Word Synonym Match

Suffix Word Games

MS Suffix/Meaning Match Suffix Division Game

Prefix Word Games

MS Prefix Meaning Match Prefix Division Game

Root Word Games

Dividing the Root Words Root Word Meaning Match

Homophone Word Games

6th-8th Grade Homophones 6th-8th Homophone Definitions
Homophone Synonym Match Homophones: affect, effect
Homophones: air, heir Homophones: allowed, aloud
Homophones: bore, boar Homophones: cheap, cheep
Homophones: flea, flee Homophones: lean, lien
Homophones: peer, pier Homophones: praise, prays
Homophones: ware, wear Homophones: who’s whose

Spelling Games

Call of the Wild Spelling Game Old Yeller Spelling Game
Spell Basal Reader Vocab Words Unscramble and Spell FCAT Math

Word Play

8 Letters in Search of a Word Clueless Crossword Puzzle
Hang Mouse Word Game Hig Pig Word Game
Higgy Piggy Word Game Match and Make: Oxymorons
Primary Alphabetizing Game Unscramble the Words
Word Search Game Waiting For Some Friends To Play Fun Online Games With!

Idioms Games

Animal Slang Game Feelings Slang Game
Food Slang Game Idioms Game – Slang Game
Money Slang Game More Idioms Game


in sixth grade is not only learning new words in Language Arts but more importantly, tapping into students’ existing interest in learning and further cultivating it so as to instill a long-term desire to learn. These 6th grade vocabulary games give students the opportunity to practice vocabulary concepts in a fun way, which in turn ensures the students acquire new Language Arts skills all the while setting the stage for a lifetime of learning appreciation. This is learning 6th graders will want to do!

Now that students have entered middle school, vocabulary expectations are high. Indeed, sixth grade writing standards rely heavily on both vocabulary acquisition and comprehension. As such, parents can greatly help their children by having them practice their sixth grade vocabulary building skills with fun online vocabulary games. These games act as strategic vocabulary builders that can help students master reading comprehension exercises. Kids can practice playing sixth grade math vocabulary games, sixth grade science vocabulary games, social studies vocabulary, sixth grade literature games including Harry Potter vocabulary and other sixth grade vocabulary word lists. Finally, you can use or create printable worksheets to help your sixth grade student excel.