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Talking Stick Favorites: Games Worth Acquiring!

Labyrinth The board consists of shiftable cards that make up a scrambled maze in the beginning. The object of the game is for each player to collect as quickly as possible all seven treasures depicted on their individual treasure cards. The treasures are fun things like a ring, an ogre, and a princess. The strategy and visual thinking parts come…

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Maker: On Competition

On Competition The other day a participant in the 8 to 10 year-old Maker Class asked during an activity: “Is this a competition?” Which was kind of the question I was waiting for. I had divided the group up into pairs and given them all the same challenge: to build a tower as tall as they could out of cards…

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