Cabin Fever Rx: Board Games that Boost Brain Power
December 27, 2012
by Sasha Emmons
Much of the country is dealing with the aftermath of a huge winter storm. Are you stuck inside with bored, stir-crazy kids? Declare today Family Game Day and haul out Uno, Connect 4, Bingo and all your favorite board games.
Not only will you keep kids occupied, but there’s a secret bonus: these games give little minds a workout during school vacation. For instance, Bingo sharpens listening and memory skills, while Uno teaches pattern recognition and focus.
Check out our favorite games for preschoolers and big kids, and the skills they teach. What’s your favorite game to play together? Leave a comment.