There are 15 Boardgames (see below) that progress from early social skills for children as young as 5 up to more advanced games for teenagers. Eight of the games have Reflection Sheets (view here) to reinforce the main ideas.
Purchase as few or as many games as you wish. Single games come ready-to-play. Also available are complete sets of the 15 games that come ready-to-play. Or make your own set of games with the self-assemble kit which includes hard-copies of the 15 game boards and a USB from which to print cards and Reflection Sheets.
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To order games:
Please download the order form and email to email@example.com. A tax invoice will be mailed with the games.
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THE 15 BOARDS
The simplest game for young children. Practice taking turns, using friendly words and being polite while collecting Little Friends. 4-9 years.
A simple game for young children with an element of frustration thrown in. Practice dealing with frustration while waiting for your turn. Social and emotional literacy. 4-9 years.
A more complex game – avoid frustration and the sharks while practicing social and emotional skills. 4-10 years.
Dealing with frustration while talking about friendly and unfriendly actions, relaxation and stress management, coping with winning and losing. 4-10 years.
This game uses social dilemmas to learn about friendship, friendliness and politeness. Reflection Sheets help explore the complexities of friendships. 6-14 years.
Develop resilience while taking the sting out of teasing. Practice being assertive while dealing with Pests and Bullies. Reflection Sheets help build resilience and when to seek help. 7-15 years.
Use social dilemmas to explore anger management, alternatives to aggression, kindness and dealing with losing. 4 -14 years. Reflection sheets help develop an emotional first aid plan. 7-15 years.
Collect awards while keeping out of trouble in the playground. Be a good sport while dealing with teasing, bullying, fighting, swearing. 7-15 years.
A cooperative game where players acknowledge each others’ strengths and talk about feelings. Practice giving compliments, talk about kindness and all arrive together. 7-16 years.
Learn to be strong and smart like the Dreamtime Rainbow Serpent. Swap ideas to meet family, school, peer and physical challenges. 10-14 years.
Beat all the scary things while helping your friends. Reflection sheets help develop resilience. 7 years ++.
Successful students are Confident Organised Persistent and Socially skilled. Catch the Robbers while helping friends. Reflection sheets. 8–15 years.
Learn cognitive behaviour skills and resilience and how to cope with anxiety, depression. Refection sheets help practice these skills. CBT - 10 ++.
Beat the BlissBombs with true happiness - Beauty - Love - Interest - Social - Spirit. Reflection sheets. 7 ++.
Explore character development through moral dilemmas and cooperation. Players develop a ‘Paragon’ by collecting character strengths. Gain ‘Karma Coins’ by helping others. Beat the Dragons and the whispers of the Shadows. 10-16 years.