Do your children play board games? They seem a bit antiquated now I suppose. We love them though and we are constantly on the look out for new ones.
There are so many valuable lessons to be learned from competitive games. Concentration, patience, critical thinking. All the things the latest childhood research is telling us we need to teach more of in school.
I think there is something much more important.
“I won Mama.” A smile beginning on his lips. Then, a hand reaches across the table.
“Good game Mama. You tried hard.” A tiny hand shakes mine before sitting back to survey his achievement.
“Wanna play again?”