Starfall is a collection of educational online games for children that focus on teaching reading skills by utilizing phonics. The website is a free public service that launched in September of 2002.
Starfall uses a systematic approach that is perfect for preschool through second grade, as well as for special education, home schooling and English language development. The website is able to offer a quality educational alternative to other entertainment options for children by turning the use of phonemic awareness practices into fun and engaging games. These games have the ability to motivate children while creating a playful atmosphere. Starfall also offers a store where several educational products are available to purchase.