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St. Patrick's Day Brain Game for kids

Here at the Ebert house, we are getting in the mood for March with this lucky St. Patrick's Day Brain Game! We love St. Patrick's Day (especially Jason since his middle name is Patrick)! Also, there is something fun about leprechauns, 4-leaf clovers, and green beer (although there is no beer in this resource)!   Targeted Skills: Problem-solving, Addition, Subtraction, Patterning, Counting by 2's and Phonics  This St. Patrick's Day game is a fun learning game that goes with our Blimey Box Lockbox Game Kit. The puzzles encourage kids to think flexibly and problem solve.  If your child doesn't know how to begin, guide them with questions, but please don't tell them what they need to do! Part of the game is having...

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Valentine's Day Escape Room Game

Today we are getting in the mood for candy hearts with our Valentine's Day Escape Room Game for Kindergarten and First-grade.  Targeted Skills: Addition, Subtraction, reading words, sentence building, and punctuation This Valentine's Day learning game encourages problem-solving with Kindergarten and First-Grade math and reading skills. Many of the tasks require kids to use a variety of skills to solve the task. For instance, in our first task, kids practice counting objects in random order, addition, and subtraction skills. ACCESS THE FREE GAME Here is a quick overview of the 5 Tasks: Task 1: Addition & Subtraction  Kids must count objects scattered about the task. Based on the object counted they must solve the given addition or subtraction problem. The sums and differences determine the...

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FREE Thanksgiving Brain Game (Reading and Math Enrichment) Ages 5-6

Time to get cozy, sip on some spiced pumpkin coffee, and set up a Blimey Box game for your child! Our Thanksgiving Free Game is here for you! CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD THE FREE THANKSGIVING GAME! Our Thanksgiving Brain Game includes both reading and math enrichment activities. Let’s take a deep dive into some of the skills you’ll find in our free Thanksgiving enrichment game for kids ages 4-6. Our brain games are best enjoyed using our Blimey Box Escape Game Kit. This kit goes with all our Escape Games and is the physical component to make our learning games hands-on. Kids love manipulating the locks and opening locked boxes and bag. ACCESS THE FREE THANKSGIVING ENRICHMENT GAME. First of all, who is this game for?...

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Halloween Math and Reading Game for Kids 5-6 (Free Printable)

I LOVE Halloween! It is fun to dress up and be silly for a night. To get in the Halloween mood (and practice math and reading, too), we have created a FREE Halloween Brain Game! Download it and print it for your little one to get them thinking and problem-solving with spooky puzzle games. CLICK HERE TO ACCESS THE HALLOWEEN ESCAPE GAME Our Halloween Brain Game covers lots of academic skills that are good for pre-kindergartners as well as kindergarten level children. Let’s take a deep dive into some of the skills you’ll find in our free Halloween brain game for kids ages 4-6. Our brain games are best enjoyed using our Blimey Box Game Kit. This kit goes with...

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Spring Theme Math and Reading Game for Kids (Free Printable)

Spring is in full bloom and so it’s time to grab another free printable download! Dude, sit back and check it out! Let’s take a deep dive into some of the skills you’ll find in our Spring theme brain game for kids.   Click the link to download the free Spring Escape Game for kids     Instructions Page Every game has: an instructions page with the lock answers step-by-step directions for setting up the game an answer key. The games are really fast to set up. We even have a video for each game to help walk you through the set-up. (Don’t worry if initially, it takes you a little longer. You’ll be setting up games quickly once your child begins...

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