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Telestrations

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Telestrations is designed for 4 to 8 players. As with the classic game "Telephone," the bigger the group, the more confusing -- and funny -- things can get. Gameplay requires little more than the included erasable markers and sketch books.

Grade Level: 
Middle
High
Content Area: 
Special Education
ELA
Fine Arts
Play Time: 
10 min.
Telestrations

Rory's Story Cubes

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Rory’s Story Cubes are a remarkably simple and effective means for inspiring creative thinking and problem solving in all of us. Simply toss all the dice, examine each of the nine face-up images and let them guide your imagination through a story that begins with “Once upon a time…”.

Grade Level: 
Elementary
Middle
High
Content Area: 
Special Education
ELA
Play Time: 
10 min.
Rory's Story Cubes

Long Live the King

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The king is dying! Historically, in less civilized kingdoms, the reigning monarch had to worry about surviving first, and naming an heir second. However, in larger and more civilized kingdoms, power was often distributed among court nobles and the monarch was fairly stable.

Grade Level: 
Middle
High
Content Area: 
ELA
Fine Arts
Play Time: 
120 min.
Long Live the King

Quiddler

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The challenge is to arrange your entire hand into words. Draw and discard in turn. Try to use those high point letters, but don't get caught with them uncombined.

Grade Level: 
Elementary
Middle
High
Content Area: 
ELA
Play Time: 
20 min.
Quiddler

My Word!

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Quickly search for words while single and double letter cards are dealt on to the table. The first player to call out a word using at least three cards, wins those cards.

Grade Level: 
Elementary
Middle
Content Area: 
ELA
Play Time: 
20 min.
My Word!

Once Upon a Time

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Once Upon a Time is a game in which players create a story using the cards that show important elements from fairy tales. One player is the storyteller and creates a story using the ingredients on their cards, trying to guide the plot to their own ending.

Grade Level: 
Elementary
Middle
High
Content Area: 
ELA
Play Time: 
20 min.
Once Upon a Time

Time's Up! Title Recall!

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Based on the popular game Time's Up! Time's Up: Title Recall challenges players to guess the titles of books, films, songs, and more. Players try to get other players to guess the same set of titles over three rounds.

Grade Level: 
Middle
High
Content Area: 
ELA
Play Time: 
20 min.
Time's Up! Title Recall!

LetterFlip

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LetterFlip is the head-to-head word game where players combine clever deduction with a little luck in a quest to identify concealed words. Each player tries to be the first to identify all four words on his or her LetterFlip card.

Grade Level: 
Elementary
Middle
High
Content Area: 
ELA
Play Time: 
20 min.
LetterFlip

The Werewolves of Millers Hollow

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The Werewolves of Millers Hollow:

Grade Level: 
Middle
High
Content Area: 
ELA
Business/Technology
Play Time: 
20 min.
The Werewolves of Millers Hollow

Backseat Drawing

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The Hysterical Game of Sketchy Directions! Two teams race to identify drawings done by their own team members. But the artists don’t know what they are drawing—they can only follow the instructions given by another team member.

Grade Level: 
Elementary
Middle
High
Content Area: 
Math
ELA
Fine Arts
Play Time: 
20 min.
Backseat Drawing

Word on the Street

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The Hilarious Tug of Words!

Grade Level: 
Elementary
Middle
High
Content Area: 
ELA
Play Time: 
20 min.
Word on the Street

Letter Roll

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Everybody's Word Game!
Roll the special dice and flip the timer. Players race to list words containing the three letters shown on the dice. Only words listed by a single player score points so players are rewarded for their speed and creative thinking!

Grade Level: 
Middle
High
Content Area: 
ELA
Play Time: 
20 min.
Letter Roll

Glorious Knights

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The knights Robert, Ronald, Roland and Richard are taking part in an exciting competition: they have to try to find their way as quickly as possible through the mysterious maze.

Grade Level: 
Elementary
Middle
Content Area: 
Special Education
ELA
Play Time: 
20 min.
Glorious Knights

Nanofictionary

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Nanofictionary is a game about telling tiny stories. You might say it's like a miniature short story writing contest in the form of a card game.

Grade Level: 
Elementary
Middle
Content Area: 
ELA
Play Time: 
30 min.
Nanofictionary

Portrayal

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In each hilarious round of Portrayal, one player (the Portrayer) describes a unique and utterly bizarre image while the other players (the Artists) attempt to draw the image based solely on the Portrayer's description.

Grade Level: 
Middle
High
Content Area: 
ELA
Play Time: 
30 min.
Portrayal

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