Games are fun, and can also account for some quality family time and a lot of learning. Encourage family game time for some bonding time packed with knowledge and enjoyment with your family this festive season. With the winters setting in and Christmas around the corner it’s as good a time if not better to spend some quality time with your children playing, and educating.
Thinking of what games to play, here are a few you can try:
- Blocks – Blocks unleash your creativity! Build anything you can from your imagination, and coax*coax*
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- Guess Who – This deductive reasoning game is all about asking questions. Hone your curiosity and keep asking questions till you can get the right answer.
- Pictionary – A fun game to build your vocabulary, team spirit, and drawing skills. Pictionary is a famous board game and a lot of fun for any age group.
- *Chess *– A good game to build strategy and strategic thinking. From learning the basic, to applying your mind to the details, this game can be consuming and push your mind to incorporate different perspectives.
- Card Games – Build your child’s analytic and memory skills or teach them some magic tricks, have some family fun with card games. Some popular card games include memory, concentration, snap, court-piece, bluff, etc.
- *Monopoly/Life *– Two famous board games that give your children a glimpse of the world we live in. Be it battling through the real-estate market, or learning about the different stages of life. These two board games are informative, consuming and a lot of fun for the whole family
- *Charades *– Bring out the actor in you and have some fun guessing words. This will help strengthen non-verbal communication methods, and a strong team building exercise. Charades is also a favorite holiday game in many parts of world.
So enjoy some family time this vacation, and bond over some exciting games.