the Classic Board Game
Children learn by imitating. They love to pretend to be all grown
up. Playing the Hasbro Game of Life gives them the chance to do
just that. Get married, go to college, have children, get a job
or lose a job.
decisions in real life can be difficult, but in the game of Life
the consequences aren't real, yet it provides an opportunity to
discuss what could happen in real life if that were to happen.
game is for two to six players so there will be people that have
different jobs with different incomes, different size families,
and different levels of education.
do people interact with people who are different than them? Does
having more money make life easier? Does going to college really
mean getting a better job? Character development isn't always
easy or fun. When you play this game, it is!
of the game: Retire with the most money.
play the game: Move your game piece along the board according
to the number you spun on the spinner. Collect Life tiles and
money as you go through life. The person with the most tiles and
Why parents love this game:
get to pretend to be all grown-up
taking and waiting for turns
for teachable moments
It is a
great family activity
children to overcome obstacles when trying to reach a goal
is not a game based on skill, children can feel good about themselves
when they legitimately beat the grown-ups!
Life the board game around the Web:
Game of Life instructions
Game of Life - Wikipedia