Tuesday, December 9, 2014

Simply Fun Giveaway - Trivium Tuesdays #137

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Welcome to another week of Trivium Tuesdays!  For those of you who are new here today, this is a link-up aimed at encouraging and informing other homeschoolers who use the Classical model of teaching.  Here we can share with each other and learn from one another.

Also, please remember to only link up posts that have to do with homeschooling using the classical model of education.  Thank you for understanding this link-up's theme.

Simply Fun Giveaway!

Did you happen to catch my post, Games for Boys who Like to Think, from a couple weeks ago?  One of the games that I recommended was Betcha Can't Win from Simply Fun.  I am excited to be able to give you the chance to get your own game for free!  Betcha CAN win ;)

I received this game recently from Simply Fun and it was an instant hit!  My favorite part?  It comes with 24 beautiful dice =)  I'm not sure why I like that so much.  In this game, each person rolls all 6 of their dice and tries to add the numbers up to match numbers on the card.  There is strategy involved because you can steal cards from other players and you can split your dice by putting some on one card and some on another.  My son asks to play this all the time.  I like that you could also tweak the rules and have your child use other math operations (like multiplication or subtraction) to make the game more difficult as your child grows.  Highly recommended!

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Featured Post from Last Week

I know everyone's minds are on Christmas and all the related festivities of this time of year.  Many of you linked up these types of posts last week and I enjoyed reading them!  Even so, the most clicked post from last week wasn't holiday related at all.  It is my feature for this week.  Tonia, from The Sunny Patch, shares how her daughter is using the Logic Stage level of Harmony Fine Arts.  If you have a middle grades child, check it out!

Harmony Fine Arts is a sponsor here, and whatever age child you have, I recommend checking out the rest of what they have to offer!

This Week's Link-Up

Here are the rules:
  • Your post must have to do (in some way) with classical homeschooling (any age children).
  • Your post may be from your archives as long as you only post it one time on this link-up.
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  1. These games look wonderful. I think my DS would love many of these. Thanks for the giveaway!

  2. These are such neat games! I like the "My Monster" game! :)

  3. Thanks for the link up Amy. I really enjoy reading the posts each week.

  4. My boys would love Kilter for sure!

  5. Great games for.my boys, since they r visual learners, and one has a speech delay.

  6. These would be great for my kids!

  7. Kilter would be a big hit at my house! All those lovely cubes to touch and play with :)

  8. I like the manga manga and the mines is good too.

  9. I can't pick just one! We would like Let's Jet, Let's Drive and Betcha Can't Win.

  10. Our family of 8 would enjoy just about any of the games listed.
    Lori H


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