Games with Rules
CHOOSE ONE– Select at least one of the resources below to learn the best ways to facilitate children’s learning through games.
- It’s Time for Play! Games by Dr. Sarah Lytle (~ 5.5 minutes)
In this video, Lytle shares three games that children can play at home with their families. In addition, you will see how one family approaches playing games with their children.
- It’s Time for Play! Puzzles by Dr. Dawson Nichols (~ 7.5 minutes)
In this video, Nichols shares a variety of puzzles children can play at home and the developmental benefits of puzzle play.
- When Kids Start Playing to Win by Cory Turner (~9 minute read)
In this segment from National Public Radio, Turner focuses the discussion on children’s competitive nature and how this relates to children’s development.