This set consists of three games that were designed to help children, including those with Asperger Syndrome, develop their social skills. All are suitable for ages 6-12. Each game can be purchased separately for $54.95 (see the Product Options box above), or purchase the complete set for $141.95.
The games include:
- Figure Me Out Game
This game helps kids get to know each other. Children take turns assuming the role of a reporter, getting to the bottom of a story by using Who, What, When, Where and How questions to figure out what another player is thinking. These conversational skills are used to teach children how to begin and maintain an interesting conversation. A variety of topics (a hobby that interests me, a movie I saw recently, etc.) are used to generate ideas, or stories, for the players to figure out. For 2-6 players.
- The Understanding Faces Game
Great for kids with Asperger’s syndrome or those who have difficulty with reading and emotions. Game comes with 50 colorful pictures of children with different facial expressions. Players pick a Face card and try to match the expression closest to the feeling. Correct answers advance the player. Prompts encourage kids to do fun stunts and make faces to express a variety of emotions. For 2-6 players.
- What Did You Say? A Game of Non-Verbal Language
Many children have a hard time reading body language. This game contains 50 colorful pictures of children in different postures. Players pick Body Language cards and try to match the posture closest to the feeling being expressed. Correct answers advance the player. Prompts have kids doing fun stunts and acting out situations as they express themselves nonverbally. For 3-6 players.