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Games for Kids: Old-School Games to Play with Kids

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Old school games appear timeless solutions for fun and the best part is that they encourage the imagination and thinking power of players. Therefore, these games are not just for kids, even older adults can also play them in order to boost the functionality of their brain. This non-tech game can be a great time pass also while helping you get rid of all the boredom from a monotonous lifestyle

You might have heard several times from your kids that they are feeling bored. But the modern parents do not like kids to stay occupied with TV or video games all the time. In this situation, some skill booster, mind-games can be a great choice for everyone. Here we have listed some of the most popular games to help you make an easy selection:

The celebrity game:

In this game, one of the players thinks of a famous character from a certain movie or book story. Then other players will start asking some questions about that character such as from where does that character belong and what this character loves to do. The players need to guess the identity of that celebrity through these questions and answers. 

The telephone game:

Here is a classic game that suits all age groups and it can be total fun to play it with kids. One player needs to choose a phrase or word and then whisper that in the ears of the other player. The next player whispers the same in someone else’s ear and the chain goes on until the last player. Finally, the last player discloses the shared word, and surprisingly, the word or phrases that reach last is usually different than the original word whispered by the first player. 

Grandma’s house:

In this game, the first person begins with the phrase: “I am going to the grandmother’s house and I am taking on ….”. The sentences will be finished with an item name that starts from the letter A. Following this sentence, the second player repeats the same sentence with the last word starting from the letter B. The game goes on with the rest of the players who use alphabets in sequence.

Active indoor games

There are plenty of old school indoor games that you can play with your kids. Some of the most popular ones are hide and go seek, charades and sardines. Another famous indoor game includes marbles, jacks, and the feather game. These classic games can help older adults to have complete fun with kids while helping them learn many life lessons. 

Spider Solitaire 1 Suit

Here is another old school game that is suitable for kids, youngsters, and older adults as well. You can also play against each other or in the team on this game. The main goal is to arrange the cards on the screen within lesser time. Studies reveal that this game can boost the mental ability of players by a considerable level. 

You can pick any of these games and start playing with other members at home. These games are suitable for all age groups to have loads of fun together. 

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