These books can help to reclaim your children from the screen. So it’s time to dust off the old board games at the back of the cupboard, grab a pair of binoculars for a trip outside or simply teach your child how to play an instrument..
The Board Game Family is a book to help get board games into family life, so children go from staring at screens to a night of family fun. From younger children to bad-tempered teens, this book will show how to enjoy tech-free time and reconnect, if the family has lost the urge to shift the balance. Educator Ellie invites fellow parents to unplug and discover the irresistible world of board games. Not only are they fun, but they develop interpersonal skills, boost confidence, improve memory and brain ability, and refined problem-making and decision-making skills. She also offers an appendix of over 100 game descriptions, each one includes a brief overview of the game and key information on game length, player count and mechanics. Ideal for parents of children age 8 to 18.