Category: Grades 6 - 8
Grades 6 - 8
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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 Creatures
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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!
My Little Scythe$49.99Add to cart
My Little Scythe is a competitive, family-friendly game in which each player controls 2 animal miniatures embarking upon an adventure in the Kingdom of Pomme.
In an effort to be the first to earn 4 trophies from 8 possible categories, players take turns choosing to Move, Seek, or Make. These actions will allow players to increase their friendship and pies, power up their actions, complete quests, learn magic spells, deliver gems and apples to Castle Everfree, and perhaps even engage in a pie fight.
Some of My Little Scythe’s mechanisms are inspired by the bestselling game, Scythe. It caught the eye of Stonemaier Games as a fan-created print-and-play game in 2017 (it went on to win the BoardGameGeek 2017 award for best print-and-play game).
Players: 1 to 6
Time: 45 to 60 minutes
Nature Fluxx$15.99Add to cart
Rodger recommends using Nature Fluxx to introduce students to ecology. It can give you an idea as to what students may already understand about the environment. The game plays quickly and will introduce them to ideas and vocabulary they will encounter during your study of ecology!
Rodger, Retired Science Teacher
In the wild, you must adapt to survive! Will you win by having your Bears Eat Fish? Or will someone change the Goal so that their Frogs and Insects can make Night Music? Play ecology themed Actions and Rules like Scavenger or Composting, but watch out for Creeper cards like Forest Fire, that can hurt everyone! Discover a little about how things go together, with Nature Fluxx – the nature game of ever-changing rules!
Time: 10 to 40 minutes
- Special “Eats” Goals help demonstrate food-web connections
- Nature Fluxx helps students develop & reinforce the understanding of the National Life Science Content Standards for both levels 5-8 and 9-12
- Ideas for using Nature Fluxx in class! (PDF)
- Overview of standards and vocabulary for Nature Fluxx! (PDF)
Downloadable Resources Included after purchasing Nature Fluxx!
- Nature Fluxx – Teacher and Student How to Play Handout: Game Set Up & Gameplay Groups/Stations Activity (PDF)
- Nature Fluxx – Lesson Plan (PDF)
- Nature Fluxx – Vocabulary Matrix (PDF)
- Nature Fluxx – Create Your Own Cards (PDF)
- Nature Fluxx – Comprehension Handout (PDF)
- All of our games resources include our “Let the Dice Roll” Supplemental Questions Activity (PDF)
- Nature Fluxx – 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.
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Pandemic is a cooperative board game in which players work as a team to treat infections around the world while gathering resources for cures. First published in 2007, the game’s unique combination of cooperative gameplay, engrossing premise, and compelling design have proved a hit with everyone from hardcore gamers to casual players. You and your team are the only things standing in the way of deadly diseases that threaten the world. The fate of humanity is in your hands.
Players: 2 – 4
Time: 45 minutes
Pandemic: Legacy Season 1 (Blue Edition)$79.99Add to cart
Pandemic Legacy is a co-operative campaign game with an overarching story arc played through 12-24 sessions. The number of sessions depends on how well your group does throughout the course of the story. The game starts similar to classic Pandemic, in which your team of disease-fighting specialists races against the clock to research cures before four plagues get out of hand. But Pandemic Legacy quickly evolves from there, as choices you make in one game session can impact the course of the story arc in future games! Actions have consequences from one game to the next as you strive to avert global disaster in this stand-alone epic twist on Pandemic.
Players: 2 – 4
Time: 60 minutes
Parks$49.00Add to cart
In PARKS, players will take on the role of two hikers as they trek different trails across four seasons. While on the trail, these hikers will take actions and collect memories of the places your hikers visit. These memories are represented by various resource tokens like mountains, forests, and wildlife. Collecting these memories in sets will allow players to trade them in to visit a National Park at the end of each hike.
Players: 1 to 5
Time: 30 to 60 minutes
Peptide: A Protein Building Game$19.99Add to cart
In Peptide, players compete to link Amino Acids side-by-side, building what’s called a Peptide Chain(another fancy word for a protein). In order to build this protein, players must first make a set of thoughtful selections from a number of openly available Organelle Cards. Selected Organelle Cards are removed from that round’s available options, creating an interactive open-card-drafting mechanic.
Time: 30 – 45 minutes
Rainbow Rabbits$14.95Add to cart
Rainbow Rabbits is fast and fun 2-4 player card game. The concept is simple: build rainbows as a team and be the first to play all of your cards to win.
Kids love it. Adults love it. Kids love always winning against the adults. Adults don’t love that part as much, but they get determined to try and win at least once. We haven’t seen that happen yet, but anything is possible.
Players: 2 – 4
Time: 10 minutes
Rhino Hero$14.99Add to cart
It’s a bird! It’s a plane! It’s Super Rhino! No building too high, no street too dangerous for this caped crusader, as he scales buildings and patrols the city protecting the citizens. On his quest for safety, he must use caution as even the most solid buildings may start to sway and wobble. Can you help Super Rhino accomplish the challenge to build a skyscraper as tall and solid as can be? A heroic 3D-stacking game!
Players: 2 – 5
Time: 5 – 15 minutes
Rival Restaurants$49.99Add to cart
Rivals Restaurants is the competitive restaurant owning game where food meets fun! Will you beef up your restaurant with maximum upgrades? Make saucy trades and focus on completing recipes? Or chop up the competition with game-changing action cards? The choice is yours. But remember, in the race to become “The Hippest Spot in Town,” there can only be one “Wiener!”
The goal of Rival Restaurants is to be the first restaurant to get the 20 popularity points and be crowned “The Wiener!” Players earn popularity points by buying and trading for ingredients and using them to “cook” (complete) recipes. The more advanced the recipe, the more points it’s worth.
Players: 2 to 6
Time: 45 to 60 minutes
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The deck contains 80 Sea cards in five suits. The five suits are represented by different colors and icons. Each suit has one card of each value; a higher card beats a lower card of the same suit — high (15) to low (0).
Depending on the number of players, a set number of cards from a set number of suits will be shuffled together. Players can decide in advance to play as teams, or each player for themselves. Each player will be dealt 10 cards to create their hand. In a clockwise manner, each player will contribute one card, chosen from their hand, to create a trick.
Players: 1 – 8
Time: 20 – 40 minutes