Oct 13

Extending The Lesson Plan Through Play

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Let’s face it, classroom games are a highlight to any school day, not just for the students but for the teacher too! They’re the perfect way to...

Sep 14

Top Birthday Gift Ideas for Fall 2018

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Are you always running out for a last minute birthday gift? Hunting through stores trying to find something fun and exciting? No worries, we have...

Sep 07

4 Great Games to Enhance Classroom Learning

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Children learn and absorb lessons in a variety of different ways. One way to help reinforce the lessons that kids are currently learning is by...

Aug 24

Fun Activities for Long Distance Grandparents!

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Everyone remembers their fun days with Grandma and Grandpa when they were a kid. Making crafts, playing games, or even baking cookies on a rainy...

Aug 02

10 Retro Activities to Teach and Play with Your Grandchildren

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Have you noticed your grandchildren prefer to be in front of a screen rather than playing games or exploring outside? Why not teach them some of...

May 10

Our Favourite Games that are Perfect for the Cottage

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Everyone knows that there needs to be a shelf of games at the cottage. It's basically a cottage rule.

Feb 16

Introducing Game-Based Learning Into Your Classroom

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Games have so much value in the classroom, but often teachers are afraid of introducing them for fear of diverging from the curriculum, seeming...

Feb 16

Adapting Games You Already Own To Create New Fun

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Have you and the family played some of your games so many times that they have lost their charms? 

Sometimes it feels like you can wear out a game...

Feb 07

Top 6 French Games To Play With Your Grandkids

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Enrollment in French Immersion programs continues to rise across all of Canada, so it is no wonder that both parents and grandparents are very...

Jan 12

Scholar's Choice Top Picks: 5 Games To Promote Learning At Childcare

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It is always a good idea to have a few fun new games on hand for those rainy or snowy Canadian days when you and the kids just cannot go outside.

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Jan 10

Scholar’s Choice Picks: Top 5 Games To Play With Your Grandkids

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When the grandchildren come over, they are always seeking out new and exciting things to do with Grandma and Grandpa – the time they spend at your...

Jan 09

Scholar's Choice Picks: Top 5 Games To Play At Home With Your Kids

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Not only is playing games with your children a great way to spend quality family time together, they can also be essential in building valuable...

Nov 09

5 Research-Based Reasons Why Family Game Nights Are Important

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Although your children may find it hard to believe, there was a time long, long, loooong ago (like when you were a kid) when families used to...