What's For Dinner?
Make dinner time, family time!
Mind-stretching brain games and conversation starters. It's the perfect opportunity for sharing stories, building knowledge, strengthening character, and having fun!
Choose someone that you know and describe that person to the others. Include in your description traits of character rather than physical characteristics. Is this person friendly, serious, trustworthy, funny? Describe situations where these traits were displayed.
David showed us his athletic, daring and funny traits that day.
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What is Paraverbal Communication?
Player One chooses two numbers and adds them together. Player Two chooses a number and subtracts that from the results of Player One’s addition problem. Player Three chooses a number to add to the results of the subtraction problem. Player Four subtracts, Player Five adds again.
Encourage players to choose numbers that stretch their mental math capabilities but aren’t frustrating. More advanced players can include operations other than addition and subtraction.
Play the Addition/Subtraction Chain game
Can you solve
Alex's Mystery Picture?