Category Archives: Games

Free Giveaway! “What’s In the Cat’s Hat Game?”

In honor of my friend, The Cat in the Hat,I am announcing this week’s giveaway is a terrific learning game, PAL Winner, “What’s In the Cat’s Hat?” by I Can Do That! Games. The Cat has left his hat behind … Continue reading

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I Built It! Snakes and Ladders Wins PAL Award

I am so excited to have discovered I Built It! Games with their construct the game before you play feature! Kids dive right in to create their game pieces before a climb through the jungle of snakes and ladders–much like … Continue reading

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“I Built It! Memory Match + Tic Tac Toe”

Parents, teachers and speech therapists take note! This is a terrific game and teaching tool for a multitude of skills. With the changeable game pieces to personalize, I have used it non-stop this past week for vocabulary, articulation, word-finding, and … Continue reading

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Enter the land of “Gubs” for language learning

Gamewright’s new games are great for language learning. If you have or are working with kids 10 and older, grab this little deck of cards crammed with fun as you learn the world of Gubs. Lots of learning takes place … Continue reading

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Splish Splash! New Game for Speech Therapy

Splish Splash! is the newest PAL Award winner for the preschool set. A great starter game that offers short turns so it is a perfect reinforcer for Speech Therapy. Here is my review: Jump right into this multi-colored pond of … Continue reading

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Mermaid Beach By Gamewright Wins PAL Award

Intrigued that a girl her age actually created this game, my little toy tester jumped right into “Mermaid Beach” and loved it. There is no lying around on Mermaid Beach because you have to be on your toes to craftily … Continue reading

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FLASHWORDZ Wins PAL Award

If  you are looking for a fast word game for kids 10 and up, this is it. Each round is so quick and everyone’s minds are working as they form words for points. A great game to reinforce reading, try … Continue reading

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Winner Announced for Konexi Giveaway!

Congratulations to our winner of the Konexi Giveaway! Alexis is the random winner. I know you will enjoy this game and I look forward to your comments on how you use it with kids! Thanks to all my readers who … Continue reading

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Free Give-Away of a Wonder Forge Game

This week starts my give-aways of great games by The Wonder Forge. This unique and talented company creates games that elicit language through clever activities or pretend play. Kids love these games and adults do too. Best of all, kids … Continue reading

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Back to School Speech Therapy Apps

As we speech therapists head back to school or start up our practices after summer vacation, we are always on the hunt for new, exciting and effective therapy activities. Since kids are using iPads, iPods and iPhones so much to … Continue reading

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