Category: Grades 6 - 8
Grades 6 - 8
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Debtzilla$54.95Add to cart
Debtzilla is a 2 – 4 player, cooperative superhero board game that puts you in the nation of Banana Republic, where the incompetent and corrupt government has unleashed a wave of crime and lawlessness. You play as an ordinary citizen with a superhero secret identity, working with other superheroes to patrol the streets at night and battling villains. Debtzilla awaits you and your team as the final boss at the end of the game and defeats him before he can destroy Banana Republic. You and your team must learn to manage both your ordinary citizen and secret superhero identities well, in order for you to beat this challenging and addictive superhero boardgame.
Can you save the world from Debtzilla before it’s too late?
Time: 60 to 90 minutes
Age: 14+ (family mode is ages 8+)
Debtzilla personal finance lesson included in the game.
Design Eye: The Graphic Design Education Game$49.95Add to cart
The world’s premier graphic design education game, Design Eye puts you in the mind of a student competing for acceptance into a prestigious design school called The Haas. Learn about the major disciplines and fundamentals of graphic design to build a strong portfolio. Sketch your own ideas and present them to your opponents for critique or speed test your design knowledge with flash cards. Doing both earns you points to gain Portfolio Cards (cards that represent each work in your portfolio). Be the first player to finish your portfolio to win—get accepted into The Haas!
Players: 2 – 6
Time: 10 to 90 minutes
Element Poker$12.99Add to cart
Element Poker not only features 52 key elements from the periodic table, but players will learn the relationships between them in order to make pairs and win at the game. This is your chance to play poker and learn about the elements at the same time on beautiful high-quality linen cards. The elements included in the game are in color on the periodic table in the image.
- Ideas for using Element Poker in class! (PDF)
- Overview of standards and vocabulary for Element Poker! (PDF)
Downloadable Resources Included after purchasing Element Poker!
- Element Poker – Teacher and Student How to Play Handout: Game Set Up & Gameplay Groups/Stations Activity (PDF)
- Element Poker– Lesson Plan (PDF)
- Element Poker – Periodic Practice Handout (PDF)
- Element Poker – Comprehension Handout (PDF)
- Element Poker – ANSWER KEY Comprehension Handout (PDF)
- All of our games resources include our “Let the Dice Roll” Supplemental Questions Activity (PDF)
- Element Poker – At-Home Learning Guide (PDF)
- Some materials included in the classroom resources can also be used for at-home learning
*Resources available in other formats including Microsoft Word upon request.
Evolution$39.99Add to cart
Evolution is an award-winning board game where 2 – 6 players adapt species in an ever changing ecosystem with hungry predators and limited resources. Traits like Hard Shell and Horns will protect you from Carnivores, while a Long Neck will get food that others cannot reach.
With over 12,000 different species to create, every game becomes a different adventure. So gather your friends and see who can best adapt their species to eat, multiply and thrive!
Evolution has been used in the evolutionary biology department at the University of Oxford and featured in the world’s leading scientific journal, Nature.
Players: 2 – 6
Time: 60 minutes
Happy Salmon$14.99Add to cart
Happy Salmon is the simple, fast-paced card game packed to the gills with high-fivin’, fin-flappin’ foolishness. Actions including the classic “High 5”, the unifying “Pound It”, the frantic “Switcheroo”, and the delightful “Happy Salmon” will leave players doubled over in laughter. At 30 seconds to learn and 2 minutes to play, the whole family can jump right into the fun. The iconic pouch is perfect to bring along to parties, camp, or just traveling upstream. With so many mini-celebrations built into the play, it’s the happiest game ever!
Players: 3 – 6
Time: 2 minutes!
Harry Potter Codenames$24.99Add to cart
Harry Potter Codenames is a fun, easy-to-learn cooperative word and picture deduction game for Harry Potter fans of all game levels. Players help their teammates locate secret Agents who are concealed among a grid of Harry Potter references. Use only one-word clues to guide guessers to the right spots, or hidden Death Eaters will cost them the win. This co-op game is a great challenge for Harry Potter fans of all levels. Work together with multiple players on each team to increase your chances of locating all of the Secret Agents.
Time: 15 minutes
Hues & Cues$24.99Add to cart
How well can you associate colors with words? To play Hues and Cues, draw a card and choose one of the colors, keeping it to yourself. Using only one- and two-word clues, try to get your friends to guess which one it is! Choices are narrowed down as you go around the table. The closer the guesses are to the target, the more points you earn. Player with the highest score wins!
Time: 30 minutes
Math Fluxx$15.99Add to cart
Rodger recommends Math Fluxx to assist students with math. This was a subject many students struggled with and this can make understanding math more enjoyable by putting it in a game format. Math needs constant reinforcement and Math Fluxx provides a new path to their learning!
Rodger, Retired Science Teacher
Math Fluxx is really all about the numbers. Players use positive integers (whole numbers) in their quest to achieve mathematical Goals. But it’s not just putting 4 and 2 together to “make” 42; use addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division to achieve the Goal, or draw three extra cards if you have all of the digits in the Goal number!! With Math Fluxx, the fun is exponential!
Time: 10 to 40 minutes
- Numbers get teamed up to match the current Goal
- Special rules also allow addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division to come into play (i.e., actual math!)
- Great game for groups of mixed ages – kids and adults can both play and remain competitive
Math Rush: Addition and Subtraction$12.99Add to cartThink fast in Math Rush, a totally thrilling cooperative math game that will make your heart race and your head rev. For three rounds, up to five players must balance strategy and speed, properly sequencing sums and differences before the timer runs out. Crunch the numbers in a hurry and rack up more points; make an error and miss your goal. Whether you beat your high score or not, it’s more fun than you calculated.Math Rush: Addition & Subtraction Volume 1 is a quick-paced card game where players must work as a team to sequence the solutions of their addition and subtraction equations, all the while racing against the clock! The equations might be simple, but the strategy and challenge involved with working together to complete the required goals under the pressure of time makes this game enjoyable for all audiences.Players: 1 – 5Time: 15 minutesAge: 8+
Mathemagician’s Duel$18.95Add to cart
In Mathemagician’s Duel, players create “incanquations” from the cards in their hands to cast spells on their opponent, to reduce the opponent’s Magical Strength to 0.
The incanquations are created by playing Magical Energy cards (numerals) and Magical Symbols cards (operators) so that when read left to right add up to the casting value of the chosen spell. Each spell when successfully cast, reduces the opponent’s Magical Strength by a certain amount.
The game helps players practice mental math skills and working memory as they calculate the value of their own and their opponent’s incanquations.
Players: 2 to 3
Time: 20 to 40 minutes
MonsDRAWsity$24.95Add to cart
Those pesky monsters are at it again, and one of them’s been spotted nearby! As a paranormal investigator, it’s your job to sketch out this newest anomaly based on your witness’s description, but be careful… they didn’t get a good look, and it’s up to you to fill in the blanks!
– Each round plays in less than three minutes
– A constant source of giggles and friendly competition
– Filled with awesome monsters designed by today’s top artists
Time: 20 minutes
MonsDRAWsity: Cute CreaturesAdd to cart
More monsters have been spotted! Cute Creatures is the first in our line of thematic expansions for MonsDRAWsity that will add more cards to keep the game fresh!
• 40 New Monsters!
• Additional Player Sheet!
• 100% Cuter!