Life Skills through Games

Playworks has put together a list of games that can be played to teach children different life skills. Each game comes with directions, necessary equipment, age groups, and estimated times. In addition, there is also an introduction on how games can influence children, why playtime is important, and what types of skills can be learned through simple activities and exercises. Some of the skills included are:

  • Self-management
  • Positive relationships
  • Social Awareness / empathy
  • Decision making
  • Problem solving
  • Teamwork

You can find the full list of games HERE.