hoadworks, inc.

Games for Active Readers and the Perennially Curious

Over the years I've encouraged students to create games alongside me. You'll find some of our creations below. Enjoy!


Phobias Quiz by A. Seidl
Wayne Gretzky BioQuiz by A. Wright

Portugal by J. Viana
Korea by A. Hoad-Reddick

A Wizard of Earthsea by Ursula K. LeGuin
The Golden Compass by Philip Pullman
Watership Down by Richard Adams
Artemis Fowl by Eoin Colfer
Harry Potter & the Order of the Phoenix by J.K. Rowling
Inkheart by Cornelia Funke
The Thief Lord by Cornelia Funke

Confessions of a Shopaholic by Sophie Kinsella
Weird Words I by Ella Goldberg
Roald Dahl LitQuiz
Winners Take All by Fred Bowen
Buoy at Sea by Bruce Balan
questions courtesy of the author)
The North Star by Peter Reynolds
Dork in Disguise by Carol Gorman
Clubhouse Threat by Margo Sorenson

for a complete listing of our BioQuizzes, click here

Roald Dahl

Louis Riel
Sir John A Macdonald
Butch O'Hare
Bessie Coleman 
Galileo Galilei 
Amelia Earhart
Ben Franklin
Christopher Columbus

Amadeus Mozart
Martin Luther King, Jr.
George Washington
Abraham Lincoln

Publish an illustrated book report at Bookhooks,


Crossword Puzzles
Timeless Children's Authors WEB / JAVA
The Goblet of Fire: Fourth Task WEB / JAVA

Computing History WEB / JAVA
Electricity WEB / JAVA
Rocks and Minerals WEB / JAVA
30 Years of History WEB / JAVA
U.S. Presidential Parade WEB / JAVA
Glacial Ice WEB / JAVA
Wolves WEB / JAVA
Harry Potter WEB / JAVA
Math Marvel WEB / JAVA
Stellar Space WEB / JAVA
Dinosaur WEB / JAVA
Science WEB / JAVA
Mixed Up Christmas WEB / JAVA

Assorted Games
Sweet Pea Photo Scrambler
April Foolery
Cure-ious Wordladder
Earth Pay Day
The Poem Machine
Ordinal Numbers Quiz
Pen Pals "PEN" Words Quiz
The Game Show Game
Garden Gander Game
Tennis Word Scramble
Amazing Word Scramble
Authorial Mad-Lib
Taking notes Word Game
Down Under Words
Olympic Sports Scramble
You OTTER Like These....
Colors That Are Things


Fill-in Puzzles
United States Fill-In WEB / JAVA

Game Show Quizzes
Harry Potter Game Show Quiz
Buoyancy Game Show Quiz
Snowy Quiz

Christmas/Kwanzaa/Hanukkah Quiz

Go head-to-head in THE BRAINSLIDER,
a game of significant digits, and noggin-nudging
trivia (2 players and shockwave plug-in required)

Game Creation Services

provided regular game features to Barbara Feldman's Surfing the Net with Kids website and newsletter. Hoadworks provided daily wordplay to thousands of subscribers from 1995-2001. We've amassed 7 years of original wordplay titles. Hoadworks can provide fun and challenging word games for your website or publication.Our puzzles and word play have been published on Garfield Games, Crossword America, and Chicago's O'Hare International Airport website. Our games have been published in Games Magazine, Games' World of Puzzles and Healthcare Quarterly magazines.Talk to us about creating crosswords, custom word play and puzzles for your publication, special event or website.

hoadworks was a proud Partner in Education of the Read In Foundation Inc. providing web design and content, and educational games and activities that promote Active Reading.




Hoadworks, inc., Elora, Ontario, Canada, N0B 1S0 (519) 830-8003 ©1996-2012 Adrian Hoad-Reddick.