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Category: Play

Learning Social Skills Through Games
Education

Teaching your child to make friends… with games!

For many kids, socialising can be one of the hardest things to do. Some just can’t get social cues, while others may get emotional easily. One solution to help them develop good social skills? Consider games, in all their myriad forms (video and tabletop).

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Local Library
Play

The Value of Literal Space

It can sometimes be difficult to get a place to play Dungeons & Dragons. DM Joss discusses the difficulties of finding good spaces to play in, and how she has come to appreciate places that do support such activities.

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Board games for learning
Education

How tabletop games help your child to learn better

There are many ways to make the learning process enjoyable, not least of which is the use of games to teach concepts. How can tabletop games like board games and role-playing games help your child to learn better? Read on to find out!

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KOBOLD Guide to Worldbuilding
Education

Roll For Insight—Review: KOBOLD Guide to Worldbuilding

The KOBOLD Guide to Worldbuilding is a guidebook with plenty of advice from established game designers and authors, to help budding designers create new worlds. How useful is it as a resource book, and is it inspiring enough to work as an educational resource? Let’s find out!

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Swords & Stationery @ One Pemimpin
Education

Swords & Stationery: is it a tuition service?

I frequently get asked whether or not Swords & Stationery is a tuition service. It… kind of is, and isn’t. Actually, to be specific, it’s “educational therapy”, or “specialist tutoring”. But exactly what is it that I do that makes S&S different from other educational services out there?

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