The Best Board Games To Play With Your Kids And Family

If you are a observer, you will realize that kids nowadays are hooked to electronic gaming. From gaming consoles to the computer, your kids are often stuck to their seats with their eyes glued to the screen, completely isolated from everyone else. Once in a while, plug off those electronic games and encourage your kids to play board games with your family and you. Here are the 10 best board games to play with your kids and family.

1. The Game Of Life

The Game of Life is one of the best classic board games to play with your kids and family. It is really fun and interesting, and it teaches your kids why education is important, and other things or two about life like knowing how to save, going through rainy days and so much more.

2. Monopoly

Monopoly is one of those family games that would help your kids to bring out their inner businessman. It also helps to develop entrepreneur skills like negotiation, taking risks, and even backstabbing!

3. Scrabble

Scrabble is a time tested board game which provides pure bonding time for your family and you, and at the same time help your kids to improve their vocabulary.

4. Cluedo

Let your kids and your family join in the police detective fun by playing the board game, Clue. It is one of the more unorthodox family games, as it tests your investigational skills. Remember the first time you cracked open the murder case wide open?

5. Checkers

Considered to be one of the most classic board games, you can definitely enjoy playing checkers with your kids. Unleash friendly competitive fun as you try to trump your kid while the both of you devise your own, crafty strategy.

6. Apples To Apples

Believe it or not, this board game could be clean, unadulterated fun for your family. Dirty minds aside, this game could be really fun and hilarious.

7. Trivial Pursuit

One of the best educational board games, trivial pursuit could prove to be hours of fun for your family and your kids. Just be sure you get the latest set with brand new and updated questions, as well as age appropriate.

8. Pictionary

Unleash the creativity of your kids and have fun with your family with Pictionary, one of the best classic board games. You will find it really challenging and fun to draw, guess and win!

9. Yahtzee

Playing Yahtzee could be pretty noisy, but it definitely is a fun game to play with your kids and your family. The game helps to teach your kids a little on probability and statistics, and best of all, this is one of the most portable board games that you could enjoy anywhere!

10. Candy Land

Definitely one of the most time tested classic board games, Candy Land had entertained families for over 50 years. It is just a simple game of fun and a little luck that you can enjoy with your kids and your family.

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kerlynb 4 years ago from Philippines, Southeast Asia, Earth ^_^

Monopoly and Scrabble are classics! I have always LOVED them :)


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theherbivorehippi 4 years ago from Holly, MI

LOVE all these games. I had everyone of them (except Cluedo...how did I miss that one?) I still have a lot of my old games. Monopoly is the best!

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