Games in the family circle help not only to have fun and interesting time for all family members, but also bring them together. The more time people spend together, the closer they become to each other, the more they have in common.
A variety of games in the family circle have a beneficial effect on the full development of the child and increase his self-esteem. Yes, and it is sometimes useful for adults to put aside everyday problems and briefly return to a happy childhood. Moreover, you can play even if there are no or no small children in your house yet.
Board family games
Family board games are especially popular. Their attractiveness is that additional equipment is not needed, it takes up little space, and all family members have interest and excitement. Board games are divided into: classic, economic, educational, puzzles, quizzes, etc. There are many varieties of board games. From all the variety, you can choose not only games for adults or children, but also joint home family games.
Types of family board games:
- card — can participate from one person (solitaire) to several, depending on the chosen game;
- miniature games — cars, railway, dolls, soldiers;
- games using pens and paper — sea battle, tic-tac-toe;
- board games — checkers, chess;
- games with pictures — dominoes.
The game is a child’s learning in natural conditions for him. Family games with children will help to instill in a child many socially significant qualities from early childhood. Following certain rules, waiting for your turn, the joy of victory, the ability to put up with failure — all these qualities are simply necessary for a child in the future.
Mobile family games are no less attractive to children than all the others. As you know, children are perpetual motion machines, jumpers, etc. If you do not have enough free space in your apartment to frolic with the whole family, do not be discouraged. Sports family games are quite appropriate and on the street at any time of the year. Unless, of course, the weather at that moment is acceptable for walking. Yes, and at home stretching is sometimes useful. You can arrange comic exercises with poems or music.
A few examples of outdoor games for home or street:
- from the bouncer’s circle;
- the sea is worried once …;
- relay races;
- futsal or basketball;
- mini gym;
- skates, skis, slide, snowballs;
- hide and seek;
- edible — inedible.
You can come up with something of your own or borrow knowledge from friends. Above, we have listed the main games that are probably still familiar to our grandparents, but still have not lost their relevance.
Family games and competitions
It should be borne in mind that not every family has children. For some, they have not yet been born, while for others they have already grown up and are raising their own children, living separately. But this does not mean that adults (at any age — from youth to pensioners) do not play.
Games for couples are no less diverse than children’s games. Intimate role-playing games are very popular among young families, but you can’t play them with neighbors or friends.
Interesting family games for adults:
- joint creativity — drawing, creating decorative ornaments;
- joint dance course at home;
- reading aloud favorite authors or just interesting stories;
- costume dinner with friends;
- put together a collection of something that interests both of you;
- do not exclude children’s games from the game menu;
- board games.
In principle, it does not matter what and how you play. The most important thing is that you will spend this time together, and not in different rooms in front of a computer or TV. By the way, computer games for two can also brighten up your joint leisure time.