TIP: Make your own board game at home using Spanish words.
How Your Kid Benefits
A study found that bilingual people tended to be more adept than monolinguals at solving certain kinds of mental puzzles.
Try Your Superpower!
Practice addition with the three Little Chickies in this board game. When you’re finished, try and make your own board game at home, or take a favorite board game and play in Spanish!
What You’ll Need:
Printed activity sheets; scissors.
Note to Grown-Ups
This board game is a great way to introduce addition. While you don’t have to explicitly ask children to add, have them combine two numbers to make a bigger number. For example, “You are on square 10 and you have to move up 4, what square are you on now?”