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Allowance Game, The

Lakeshore Learnging

(Lakeshore Learning)

Wash the car and earn $1.30, but forget your homework and lose a turn! In this fast-paced game, players race around the colorful board doing chores and collecting an allowance, then spend their earnings on the things they want. Ages 6 2-4 players 25 minutes gameplay Components (___ items): Instructions Game storage box [...]

Wash the car and earn $1.30, but forget your homework and lose a turn! In this fast-paced game, players race around the colorful board doing chores and collecting an allowance, then spend their earnings on the things they want.

Ages 6
2-4 players
25 minutes gameplay

Components (___ items):

Instructions
Game storage box [less]

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Class game - housed on "In-class games" shelf
1 Available

Authors Card Game

Inc. U S. Games Systems

1991    (United States Games Systems)

DDC: 688.75   

ISBN 13: 9780880791601    ISBN 10: 0880791608

This classic literary card game features portraits of 13 famous authors and highlights their most prominent works. 2+players Ages 8+ 15+ minutes gameplay Components (55 items): 52 game cards Title card Card storage box Instructions card [...]

This classic literary card game features portraits of 13 famous authors and highlights their most prominent works.

2+players
Ages 8+
15+ minutes gameplay

Components (55 items):
52 game cards
Title card
Card storage box
Instructions card [less]

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Recess and/or Class game - housed on "Recess Games" shelf
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Chess, Checkers, Chinese Checkers

Cardinal Games

120 Pages    (Cardinal Games Game Gallery)

3 games in one box! Chess is a game of patience, tactics, and strategy. Players develop tactical thinking for their short term goals, strategic thinking for their long-term goals, and patience as they wait to see how their predictions play out, adjusting their coming moves along the way. 2 players Ages 6 15 minutes gameplay Checkers uses logical thinking, understanding cause and effect, and basic strategy during gameplay. 2 players Ages 4 10 minutes gameplay Chinese checkers uses strategic and [...]

3 games in one box!

Chess is a game of patience, tactics, and strategy. Players develop tactical thinking for their short term goals, strategic thinking for their long-term goals, and patience as they wait to see how their predictions play out, adjusting their coming moves along the way.
2 players
Ages 6
15 minutes gameplay

Checkers uses logical thinking, understanding cause and effect, and basic strategy during gameplay.
2 players
Ages 4
10 minutes gameplay

Chinese checkers uses strategic and logical thinking during gameplay.
2-6 players
Ages 6
15 minutes gameplay

Components (120 items):
32 chess pieces
24 checkers
60 colored Chinese checker marbles
2 folding game boards
Instructions
Game box [less]

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Recess and/or Class game - housed on "Recess Games" shelf
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Irrational Game

Dan Ariely

2016    152 Pages    (Pressman)

Can you predict human nature? Are you rational? Irrational game incorporates social sciences and human behavior into strategic challenges, and each card includes a research component on the back, with links to original concepts each card is based on. 2-5 players Ages 12 20 minutes of gameplay Components (# of items): 150 cards 1 instruction booklet 1 storage box [...]

Can you predict human nature? Are you rational? Irrational game incorporates social sciences and human behavior into strategic challenges, and each card includes a research component on the back, with links to original concepts each card is based on.

2-5 players
Ages 12
20 minutes of gameplay

Components (# of items):
150 cards
1 instruction booklet
1 storage box [less]

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Class game - housed on "In-class games" shelf
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Mancala

Cardinal Games

51 Pages    (Cardinal Games Game Gallery)

A game of judgement, strategy, and patience. Some historians believe mancala may be the oldest game in the world! Players will use counting, estimation, and strategic thinking during gameplay. 2 players Ages 6 10 minutes of gameplay Components (51 items): Folding wooden game board 48 multi coloured stones Instructions Storage box [...]

A game of judgement, strategy, and patience. Some historians believe mancala may be the oldest game in the world! Players will use counting, estimation, and strategic thinking during gameplay.

2 players
Ages 6
10 minutes of gameplay

Components (51 items):
Folding wooden game board
48 multi coloured stones
Instructions
Storage box [less]

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Recess and/or Class game - housed on "Recess Games" shelf
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Notable Women in Computing (playing cards)

Professor Susan H. Rodger (Professor of the Practice, Katy Dickinson, Jessica Dickinson Goodman

2017    52 Pages    (Duke University & Everwise)

Each deck includes 54 notable women in computing, with their names, affiliations, achievements, and what they are known for. Q: What does "notable" mean? A: "Women in this card deck were selected after receiving multiple, high-level awards from more than one institution, such as being named an ACM Fellow, IEEE Fellow, and receiving the Turing Award. This deck also seeks to portray the true diversity of women in computing both current and historical, showcasing professionals from a variety of [...]

Each deck includes 54 notable women in computing, with their names, affiliations, achievements, and what they are known for.

Q: What does "notable" mean?
A: "Women in this card deck were selected after receiving multiple, high-level awards from more than one institution, such as being named an ACM Fellow, IEEE Fellow, and receiving the Turing Award. This deck also seeks to portray the true diversity of women in computing both current and historical, showcasing professionals from a variety of nations, backgrounds, gender identities, orientations and abilities." -from the website www.notabletechnicalwomen.org/

1+players
Ages 5+
10+ minutes of gameplay

Components (# of items):
52 playing cards
1 card storage box [less]

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Recess and/or Class game - housed on "Recess Games" shelf
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Quiz Me World Geography cards

Pace Products

2002    55 Pages    (Pace Products)

How well do you know your geoography? Fifteen fun facts -from easy to hard- test you knowledge of countries in this fast-paced game of clues! BONUS: When the cards are laid fact-side down, they can be arranged to form a map of the world. 2+players Ages 6+ 15+ minutes gameplay Components (55 items): 51 game cards 3 Instruction cards Card storage box [...]

How well do you know your geoography? Fifteen fun facts -from easy to hard- test you knowledge of countries in this fast-paced game of clues! BONUS: When the cards are laid fact-side down, they can be arranged to form a map of the world.

2+players
Ages 6+
15+ minutes gameplay

Components (55 items):
51 game cards
3 Instruction cards
Card storage box [less]

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Recess and/or Class game - housed on "Recess Games" shelf
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Rush Hour: Traffic Jam game

Thinkfun

1996    48 Pages    (Thinkfun Inc)

ISBN 13: 9781223027593    ISBN 10: 1223027597

Set up the traffic challenge and battle the gridlock as you slide the blocking vehicles out of your way to find a path for your red car to exit. Cards provide 3 levels of increasingly challenging gameplay. 1 player (or cooperative problem solving) Ages 7+ 15+ minutes gameplay Components (48 items): 30+ puzzle cards 16 vehicles 1 game tray Storage bag [...]

Set up the traffic challenge and battle the gridlock as you slide the blocking vehicles out of your way to find a path for your red car to exit. Cards provide 3 levels of increasingly challenging gameplay.

1 player (or cooperative problem solving)
Ages 7+
15+ minutes gameplay

Components (48 items):
30+ puzzle cards
16 vehicles
1 game tray
Storage bag [less]

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Recess and/or Class game - housed on "Recess Games" shelf

Extra pieces are in marked bag on "Library Use" shelf
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Sushi Go! (The Pick and Pass Card Game)

Gamewright

108 Pages    (Gamewright)

Pass the sushi! Kids can learn strategy and probability while they play, and they won't even realise it because it's FUN! 2-5 players Ages 8+ 15 minutes gameplay Components (110 items): 108 cards Game storage tin Instructions [...]

Pass the sushi! Kids can learn strategy and probability while they play, and they won't even realise it because it's FUN!

2-5 players
Ages 8+
15 minutes gameplay

Components (110 items):
108 cards
Game storage tin
Instructions [less]

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Recess and/or Class game - housed on "Recess Games" shelf
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Tic Tac Toe

Brooke Shockley

2017    12 Pages    (Wendy Docker)

WARNING: Not intended for small children, contains pieces which are a choking hazard! A tic tac toe game made by Mrs. Brooke Shockley, in Chartwell's school colours. 2 players Ages 7 (due to small pieces) 2 minutes gameplay Components (12 items): 5 white Xs 5 green Os 1 clear plastic game board 1 drawstring-top canvas storage bag [...]

WARNING: Not intended for small children, contains pieces which are a choking hazard!

A tic tac toe game made by Mrs. Brooke Shockley, in Chartwell's school colours.

2 players
Ages 7 (due to small pieces)
2 minutes gameplay

Components (12 items):
5 white Xs
5 green Os
1 clear plastic game board
1 drawstring-top canvas storage bag [less]

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Recess and/or Class game - housed on "Recess Games" shelf
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Card game with numbers & colors

Card game with numbers & colors [less]

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Wild Hike (Jake Maddox Sports Stories)

Jake Maddox

2008    72 Pages    (Stone Arch Books)

ISBN 13: 9781434208811    ISBN 10: 1434208818

Nick has always loved camping, but his cousins, Andy and Devin, aren't outdoors guys--they're jocks.  Nick isn't even sure why his cousins wanted to go on the camping trip.  They don't listen to his warnings about campfires and bears, and they make fun of everything Nick does.  When Devin finds himself in real danger, can Nick save him in time?

Nick has always loved camping, but his cousins, Andy and Devin, aren't outdoors guys--they're jocks.  Nick isn't even sure why his cousins wanted to go on the camping trip.  They don't listen to his warnings about campfires and bears, and they make fun of everything Nick does.  When Devin finds himself in real danger, can Nick save him in time? [less]

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