Make your own word game
by Shara Lawrence-Weiss
Shara shows us a great new word game that you can make and play with your kids. It's fun, educational, and a great family project!
Game Review: Story Speller
by Karen Luciana
Karen and her class take a look at the game Story Speller by Think-a-lot toys. What did they think? You'll just have to click through to find out.
by Patrick Matthews
You may have noticed that Games for Educators looks a little different now. That's because we just completed a major overhaul of the site.
Great Stories from the Web
Where Chess is King
Here's a story about a school that has embraced Chess as more than just a game. They've made it a part of their culture - and the results are absolutely amazing.
Games Preserve Memory
Rush University did a study that showed games can help preserve memory. Pretty cool, huh?
History of a Gentlemanly Bunny
Did you ever play Ungle Wiggily? Kim Vandenbroucke has a fun story on her site that follows the history of the game.
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We're always on the lookout for good stories, whether they're game reviews, or ways teachers or parents can use games, or even discussions of the educational benefits of games.
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