Board Games Club

The After-School Board Games Club takes place every Tuesday at 2.45 – 3.30 for girls from 5th Class in Miss Glavin’s classroom.
The girls enjoy playing games such as Monopoly, Operation, Cluedo, Guess Who?, Game of Life, Kerrplunk, Boggle, Scrabble, Snakes and Ladders, The Logo Game, Articulate, Battleship, etc.
There are numerous benefits:
Social skills: following rules, making new friends, bonding with peers, developing a sense of fair-play, turn-taking, working as a team, cooperation, communication, enjoyment of the games.
Educational skills: reasoning, detecting patterns, oral language, predicting, planning ahead, literacy skills, numeracy skills, organisation skills, etc.