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Top Brain-Boosting Family Games (+ Bonus Toylist) [Video]

If you’re looking for some inspiration for your next family game night, look no further! Here’s a roundup of some of our favorite games (and how they’re actually great for everyone’s brains, too!)

WHY PLAY GAMES?

Playing games as a family is absolutely a great bonding experience. It helps you connect, put screens away, and strategize. (And even if you’re one of those competitive families that—in good fun—ends up mad at each other by the end, the memories are priceless!)

Beyond the relational aspect, family game nights are great for boosting brain skills and keeping your thinking sharp. These games teach strategy, memory, visual processing, logic & reasoning, and other skills that you (and your kids) need for success in school and life.

Even simple games that require little setup or time commitment can be a fun and engaging way to connect with your kids—and strengthen everyone’s brains in the process.

OUR FAVORITE FAMILY GAMES:

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COVID-19 vaccine for kids: Parents react to approval [Video]

Health Canada approved a COVID-19 vaccine for children between the ages of five and 11 on Friday. Here's a look at how some parents are feeling about the upcoming vaccine rollout for young kids.

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Santa Monica Place offering an array of festive holiday fun for the whole family [Video]

This holiday season, Santa Monica Place is offering an array of festive activities for the whole family to enjoy. Visitors and shoppers will catch special performances by the dancing sensation, Santa Monica Beach Belles and ballerina performances inside the 14-foot larger-than-life Snow Globe, live DJ holiday sets, visits with Santa, Pet Photos with Santa as well as festive light displays and a 50-foot iconic Christmas tree in Center Plaza.Subscribe to FOX 11 Los Angeles: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCHfF8wFnipMeDpJf8OmMxDg?sub_confirmation=1Watch FOX 11 Los Angeles Live: https://www.foxla.com/liveFOX 11 delivers breaking news, live events, undercover investigations, police chases, true crime files, business news, celebrities and entertainment on Good Day LA (GDLA) and local stories from Los Angeles, Long Beach, Pasadena and across the nation.Watch more FOX 11 on YouTube:Police Chases: https://bit.ly/3t2xQqcFunny Moments: https://bit.ly/3cbbFXXCelebrity Interviews: https://bit.ly/38kakg8Archives: https://bit.ly/30qtxsoDownload the FOX 11 News app: https://www.foxla.com/appsDownload the FOX 11 Weather app: https://www.foxla.com/appsFollow FOX 11 Los Angeles on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/fox11la/Follow FOX 11 Los Angeles on Twitter: https://twitter.com/foxla/Follow FOX 11 Los Angeles on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/foxla/Subscribe to the FOX 11 newsletter: https://www.foxla.com/email