Summer Reading Club

Fun sites–Secondary

Looking for more Summer Fun? Check out these great websites!

 

Websites

Great Mouse Detective Comics
Find a collection of comics gathered from various magazines, comic books and newspapers. Some comics have been translated to English.

Spy Science
These activities are great for an afterschool science club that is spy-themed.

Paper critters
Create your own digital paper toy to print or share.

Art Builder
Tools and techniques to create your own masterpiece.

Lumosity
Daily brain training games including teasers, reasoning and awareness skills.

National Library of Virtual Manipulatives
Interactive activities supporting mathematics.

Young explorers
Visit the British Museum website and create, play, and discover while you explore world histories and cultures.

 

Games

Detective Grimoire
A whole host of characters, detailed locations and a fiendish mystery to solve. Can you piece together the clues and discover the truth?

Sherlock Holmes
You will be shown a ‘before’ and ‘after’ picture of a crime scene. All you have to do is to spot the clues of the ‘after’ picture.

Solve the Murder
A body is found in a bathtub. Was it an accident or not? Join the investigation now and help crack the case.

Room Escape Games
Find the clues to escape the room! This website is full of heaps of challenging rooms for you to escape.

 

Apps

Travel Detective – XMG Studio Inc. (iPhone/iPad, Free)
Want to be a top notch detective and track down high-profile criminals? The Travel Detective is a trivia adventure game that will test your knowledge of the most interesting places in the World. There are over 1000 unique travel questions that will entertain and challenge all ages.

Hidden Objects: Blackwood and Bell – Disney (iPhone/iPad, Free)
Crack tough detective cases by finding hidden objects in exotic locations across the world! The award-winning creators of Gardens of Time are pleased to introduce another fun and exciting adventure!

Layton Brothers Mystery Room – Level-5 Inc. (iPhone/iPad/Android, Free)
Genius investigator, Inspector Alfendi Layton and his newly assigned assistant, Detective Constable Lucy Baker, research only the most extraordinary cases in the “Mystery Room” deep within Scotland Yard. Investigate the evidence, find the contradictions, and unravel the truth that lies shrouded in mystery!

Murder, She Wrote HD – Big Fish Games Inc. (iPad, Free)
Solve murder mysteries with Jessica Fletcher, everyone’s favorite author and super-sleuth! Piece together the clues and crack different cases in this exciting Hidden Object game!

Hidden Objects: Mystery Crimes – TeamLava (iPad, Free)
Step into the shoes of a private detective and solve puzzling cases in this brand-new FREE hidden object game! Hunt down clues and expose the hidden motives of criminals the cops can’t catch.

Mystery Manor: Hidden Adventure HD – Game Insight, LLC (iPad, Free)
A dreadful Event took place in the Manor and completely ruined the ordinary life of its inhabitants. Their deeply loved master Mister X has suddenly disappeared leaving nothing but a strange message. Only you can break the secret of the Mystery Manor. Jump into the crazy hidden objects action!

Can You Escape – Kaarel Kirsipuu (iPhone/iPad, Free)
The purpose of this game is to break out of the rooms. Solve the puzzles and find all the hidden objects that you have to use in the rooms in order to advance to the next floor. Challenge yourself in this fun, addictive, free and popular puzzle game.

Get Ready to Escape – Mobest Media Ou (iPhone/iPad, Free)
Get ready to escape from different rooms. Find and combine items, solve mini-puzzles and think outside of the box to advance to the next room. Challenge your mind and see if you can find your way out.

The 39 Clues: Vesper Hunt – Scholastic (iPhone/iPad, Free)
You are a Cahill — a member of the most powerful family in history. A dangerous enemy, the Vespers, is laying plans to destroy the Cahills . . . and take over the world. Your mission is to track Vesper suspects around the globe and foil their plots using geography, puzzles, and logic games. You can track your progress and earn medals by logging into your 39 Clues account or creating a new account. Are you ready?

CSI: Miami Heat Wave – Ubi Soft (iPhone/iPad, Free)
Investigate crimes with Horatio Caine and his team in this new crime-solving game based on the hit TV show CSI: Miami®.

The Room – Fireproof Games (iPad, $0.99 /Android, $0.99)
Welcome to The Room, a physical puzzler, wrapped in a mystery game, inside a beautifully tactile 3D world.