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Niagara

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Niagara is set in the not particularly safe world of rushing waterfalls.

Grade Level: 
Middle
High
Play Time: 
45 min.
Niagara

Manhattan

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Building boom in Manhattan! But not only there! Sky-scrapers are springing up all around the world.

Grade Level: 
Middle
High
Content Area: 
Special Education
Business/Technology
Play Time: 
45 min.
Manhattan

Hare & Tortoise

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This game features the legendary race between the hare and the tortoise, but with a twist. Each player plays both parts at different stages of the race. Sometimes it is best to race like rabbit; others, it is best to move slowly and cautiously like the turtle.

Grade Level: 
Middle
High
Content Area: 
Math
Play Time: 
45 min.
Hare & Tortoise

Pastiche

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A World of Beautiful Colors comes alive as players choose commission cards picturing 34 of the finest European art works of the past six centuries.

Grade Level: 
Middle
High
Content Area: 
Fine Arts
Play Time: 
45 min.
Pastiche

Roll Through the Ages: The Bronze Age

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Build a thriving civilization – in under an hour!
Collect goods, assign workers to build cities and erect monuments, advance your civilization through cultural and scientific developments, but don't forget to harvest enough food to feed your growing population.

Grade Level: 
Middle
High
Content Area: 
Math
Social Studies
Play Time: 
45 min.
Roll Through the Ages: The Bronze Age

Mississippi Queen

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Vie with other paddle-wheel captains and their "queens" for the title of Mississippi 
Queen, the fastest paddle-wheeler on Big Muddy. Since a significant portion of a 
paddle-wheeler’s revenue comes from passengers, the competition is more than 
just a race.

Grade Level: 
High
Play Time: 
45 min.
Mississippi Queen

Mississippi Queen: The Black Rose

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The Black Rose is an expansion for the The Mississippi Queen game. It adds several new river sections with three new terrain features: sand bars, floating logs, and coal refueling stations. The first two are new hazards which slow paddle-boats down which enter (or are pushed into) those hexes.

Grade Level: 
Middle
High
Play Time: 
45 min.
Mississippi Queen: The Black Rose

Safranito

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At an Indian spice booth, the players bargain for the precious ingredients they need for their exquisite meals. Thereby, everyone throws their Indian coins face-down onto the bowls depicted on the game board. The players may bluff and push the opponents’ coins aside.

Grade Level: 
High
Content Area: 
Math
Family/Consumer Science
Business/Technology
Play Time: 
45 min.
Safranito

Strain

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Strain is a game of competitive bioengineering. 3 to 7 players race to create microorganisms by placing Organelles and Cytoplasm around their Organism tiles. Players battle each other by deploying Toxin attacks and placing Virus tiles on opponents.
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Grade Level: 
Middle
High
Content Area: 
Science
Play Time: 
45 min.
Strain

Fauna

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360 animals on big cards are waiting for the players of Fauna. Every round a single animal presents itself by name and picture. The 2-6 players try to guess the animal's weight, length, height, tail length and - most important - the areas in which the animal lives on the Earth.

Grade Level: 
Elementary
Middle
High
Content Area: 
Math
Science
Play Time: 
45 min.
Fauna

Qwirkle

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While Qwirkle is as simple as matching colors and shapes, it is a game that also requires tactical maneuvers and well-planned strategy. The game consists of 108 wooden blocks with six different shapes in six colors.

Grade Level: 
Elementary
Middle
High
Content Area: 
Math
Special Education
Play Time: 
45 min.
Qwirkle

Bazaar

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The components of Bazaar include a whole bunch of little chips, in five colors. At the start of the game, two equation cards are randomly chosen. Each equation card has five equations on it, for a total of ten equations that will be in effect for the duration of the game.

Grade Level: 
Middle
High
Content Area: 
Math
Play Time: 
45 min.
Bazaar

Through the Ages

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Through the Ages is an exciting game of strategy and resource management. Players guide their civilizations up from Antiquity, through the Middle Ages, and into Modern Times.

Grade Level: 
High
Content Area: 
Social Studies
Play Time: 
180 min.
Through the Ages

Battlestar Galactica

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Cylons Threaten Humanity's Last Hope of Survival

Grade Level: 
High
Content Area: 
ELA
Business/Technology
Play Time: 
120 min.
Battlestar Galactica

Dancing Eggs

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A boisterous bouncing game with eggs. Who will be able to pinch the most eggs and collect lots of points? It won't be so easy as the eggs are bouncing about and continuously change their owner... and also, as soon as somebody drops one of their eggs, the game is over.

Grade Level: 
Primary
Elementary
Content Area: 
Special Education
Health/Phys. Ed.
Play Time: 
5 min.
Dancing Eggs

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