9 Real-Life Skills Kids Can Learn From Board Games

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Michele Bloomquist on Aug 26, 2011 at 11:00AM

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Spelling and Reading

a Michele Bloomquist on Aug 21, 2009 at 10:58AM

Word games like Scrabble and Boggle make learning new words, spelling, and reading fun. Both can help kids expand their vocabularies, and think beyond basic three and four letter words, especially if they're playing against you, or older siblings or friends. If someone comes up with a word that not everyone knows, make it a teachable moment!

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