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Spatial Reasoning

Spatial Reasoning

Today I want to talk to you about spatial reasoning. So that’s tessellation, joining things together, this is a skill that we use in real life when we’re putting things together, when we’re tidying up, putting things away, trying to pack a car to go on...
Plan, Prioritise, Organise, and Monitor

Plan, Prioritise, Organise, and Monitor

Plan, prioritise, organise and monitor.  These are all words that sound like something we do at work or at school. But we all do these things in everyday life really. They’re life skills that we use and they are also life skills that we can learn through...
Patience

Patience

I’m going to talk to you today about life skills that we can learn through board games, and the skill I’d like to talk to you about today is patience.  So how do board games teach patience?  How do they encourage you to be a more patient...
Negotiation And Communication

Negotiation And Communication

Today I’m going to talk about negotiation and communication, or more specifically negotiation and communication in board games.  Board games can help us with our negotiation and communication skills, believe it or not.  Negotiation is a really really...
Logic And Strategy

Logic And Strategy

Benjamin Franklin once said that we steadfastly continue to search for the solutions to our problems. When he spoke about this, he was talking about chess.  Chess is one of the oldest games around really, it’s been around for about 1500 years, and what we...