Free for Teachers and Students

Free for K-12 Schools, Districts and Educators

K-12 Free Digital Lessons

WORD Force: A Literacy Adventure for K-2 Students

Independent Practice Made Easy for Early Literacy


  • Rhyming Words Letter
  • Sound/Letter Name Matching
  • Phonological Awareness
  • Phonemic Awareness
  • Word Building
  • Vocabulary
  • Spelling
  • Sight Words
  • Reading Comprehension


Developing strong literacy skills at an early age helps students reach their full potential and generates long-term benefits like lower risk of grade retention, increased graduation rates, and improved earning power later in life. Acting as the commander of a rag-tag group of superheroes called the WORD Force, K-2 students develop a foundation in key reading skills by leveling-up through fun and impactful literacy games. You can request the course on your EVERFI dashboard.

With WORD Force, you’ll energize independent practice time. Throughout the program’s 15 games, your students will enjoy a silly “save-the-world” storyline while receiving consistent, timely feedback on their budding early literacy skills.

Show More


NUMBER OF LESSONS:15 Games, 5 Levels Each
TIME PER LESSON / TOTAL DURATION: 8-10 min / Time Varies
STANDARDS:Common Core State Standards for English Language Arts, State-Based English Language Arts Standards

Always Free.

EVERFI's K-12 Resources Are Available at No Cost to Teachers, Schools, & Districts.

Preview the Lessons

Lesson 1

Sprouting Sounds: Beginning and Ending Sounds

Skill: This game will help students gain confidence in identifying words that have the same beginning or ending sounds.In this mission, students will join The Clump in an adventure to plant new trees in the forest. They will hear beginning and ending sounds and identify the matching hidden pictures.

WORD Force: Sprouting Sounds Game
Lesson 2
Lesson 3
Lesson 4
Lesson 5
Lesson 6

Create Your Teacher Account