9 fun word games for kids
If you've ever been stuck waiting in a doctor's office where they have nothing but baby picture books, or in a long line of cars waiting for an overturned transport truck to be moved, you've probably already discovered that word games for kids can be a lifesaver. But there's another benefit too: Playing around with words can help keep up those reading skills that tend to slide during the summer. The good thing about most of these games is that they can be played co-operatively — they're more about having fun than winning — and when there is competition, kids can sometimes beat the adults.
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