Here is another super simple pencil and paper game to play. You can play with one person or a large group. Everyone grab a pencil and paper. Start by drawing one object with your dominant hand. Now it is time to switch it up and […]
A recent research article in Preventive Medicine reviewed data on 435 adolescents over a period of 12 years to determine if there is an association between screen time in adolescents and depressive symptoms in young adulthood. Data and information was collected on television viewing, computer use […]
Click on image to enlarge sample pages from Category Games Are you looking for a fun, quick game for family game night? Check out Category Games. This digital download will be sent to you via email right after payment so you are ready to play. […]
Download this printable to create an origami cat. Head over to Growing Play to download the origami cat freebie.
Looking for a cheap idea to add to your pretend play? Buy a roll of tickets from the office store. We have had rolls of these in the house through the years and the kids love them. They create some lovely open ended creative play. […]
Most of the time, you will find our family playing cards, games or a team challenge for a family fun night. Occasionally though we will grab the ipad or the iphone and start playing a group game. Here are our favorites (this post contains affiliate links):1. Family […]
My children of all ages love this game and it is super simple. Give them quiz questions based on their lives. Here are some example questions:1. What is Grandma’s middle name?2. How old was your mother when you were born?3. What day of the week […]
Do you have mazes, worksheets or maybe pretend pages from GrowingPlay? Check out these ideas to make some simple alternatives using wipe off markers and cheap supplies from the office store instead of lamination or loads of color printing. When we tested them all out, […]