Labyrinth: Fun for the Entire Family
Labyrinth is an easy-to-learn logic and reasoning game that can be explained in minutes and yet offers a challenge to people of all ages.The wonderful thing about this game is that your family will not outgrow it anytime soon. It’s ever-changing! I know adults who play this game without children.
The object of the game is to navigate an ever-changing maze in order to gather treasure. The game can be played over and over and over again because it is never the same! In order to win, you must constantly think ahead and plan your next move. It’s a perfect game for kids who need to work on their executive functioning skills.
Recommended for: Ages 8 and up
Players: 1-4 players
Time: ~ 2o minutes
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Enchanted Forest is another game by the fine folks at Ravensburger. Enchanted Forest incorporates all of your favorite fairy tales, looks like a map, and it’s a treasure hunt with a memory and strategy component!
Also, be sure to check out the amazing line of puzzles also made by Ravensburger. They offer amazing puzzles for every challenge level!
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This post is part of my 5-day Gift-Worthy Games series ***with a giveaway***. Be sure to check back every day this week to find out more of our favorites!
If you are a game lover, be sure to check out our post on the ways we use board games in our homeschool:
If you are trying to figure out how you’ll survive this winter, be sure to check out our Board Game Challenge from last year. It helped us to stay sane throughout the construction, epic snowfall, and nonstop illnesses!
If you are enjoying this series, be sure to click the link below to check out other iHomeschool Network holiday hopscotches!
Cait co-hosts The Homeschool Sisters Podcast and is co-founder of Raising Poppies, a community for parents of gifted and twice-exceptional children. Cait is also founder of the Family Book Club at My Little Poppies, a fantastic community of book-loving parents and the Gameschool Community at My Little Poppies, a vibrant community of gameschoolers.
Cait is a contributing writer for Simple Homeschool and GeekMom. Her work has also appeared on The Huffington Post, The Mighty, and Scary Mommy. You can find her on Facebook, Pinterest, Twitter, Instagram
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