Explore the benefits and advantages of using games for learning.
- Games are an amazing tool. … Kids often have so much fun playing games … that they don't realize how much they are learning. … There are so many benefits to play in games. … In addition to helping students learn new content, … games can help with coordination, enhance memory, … improve focus and concentration, … games can even help to build relationships, … relieve stress and improve your mood. … Let's take a look at some games. … I love playing board games and card games with my kids. … It's a great way to sneakily observe … how they're processing information and strategizing. … I can gauge how much they know about a topic, … board games can also give me a chance … to model problem solving, … demonstrate good sportsmanship and practice social skills. … Plus, it's just a nice way … to spend some family time together. … Board games have come a long way since the Parcheesi … and candy land games I remember from childhood. … Yes, those classics are still around … and of course still have value …
Skill Level Beginner
Become a Portrait Pro: Family and Kidswith Chris Orwig54m 29s Intermediate
1. Home Learning Basics
2. Being a Teacher and Advocate for Your Child
3. Learning Tools
4. Tools by Subject Area
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