Great Big Book of Children's Games

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McGraw Hill Professional, Nov 10, 2003 - Family & Relationships - 320 pages
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Games play a crucial role in a child's development, helping children to discover and understand the world around them. Parents are always on the lookout for new games and activities to play with their kids.

The Great Big Book of Children's Games features more than 450 indoor and outdoor games for kids.

Arranged according to appropriate agegroup, the games run the gamut in theme and mood. There are games designed for quiet times and intellectual stimulation as well as those that contribute to physical development, such as strength and wrestling games and races and relays. This book presents parents with a vast array of games for children of all ages, including:

  • Card games
  • Word games
  • Sidewalk and blacktop games
  • Tabletop games
  • Party games, road games, and more

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What people are saying - Write a review

lots of fun for years

User Review  - joel2424 - Walmart

Although many of the games are too advanced for my 5 year old granddaughter, we are having a great time with the age appropriate games. she loves it and so does her Mom. Read full review

Contents

Introduction
11
Tabletop Games
12
Card Games
19
Copyright

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About the author (2003)

Debra Wise is a freelance writer specializing in women's and children's topics. She has written for magazines such as Cosmopolitan, Glamour, and GQ and also for the New York Times Style section.

Sandy Forrest has designed and illustrated more than 40 books and won a Parent's Choice Award for Illustration.

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