Shelter in Place is a great time to start playing games with the family. Check out some of these fun games!Discover a fun new game? Rediscovered an old favorite? Submit your suggestions to firstname.lastname@example.org
- Catan - Clever trading, strategy, tactical skill game, similar to Monopoly, but a lot more fun.
- Taboo - Try to get your partner to guess your word without saying certain taboo words.
- Balderdash - A game that rewards knowledge and creativity. Players are given a word and they each write down what they think the definition is. Hilarity guaranteed to ensue.
- Apples to Apples - Challenge yourself to think on your feet, get a little silly and find out how your friends and family think.
- Jackbox Party Pack - Each party pack is a series of party video games that can be played on many different platforms with a collection of wacky games such as You Don't Know Jack, Fibbage, Drawful, Quiplash and Civic Duty. It requires only 1 person to own the party pack and can be played using Zoom or other screen sharing platforms. Perfect for social distancing!
- Uno - It's one of the most iconic classic games. Match cards either by matching color or value and play action cards to change things up. Race against others to empty your hand before everyone else.
What to Watch
Increased screen time is inevitable. Why not take advantage of it and watch something together as a family?Watched a fun movie recently? Classics and new releases, submit your recommendations to email@example.com
Won't You Be My Neighbor - Touching biography of the extraordinary Mister Rogers.
Best Kids' Movies on Hulu - Hulu subscribers, look no further for a slew of family-friendly films available now for your next movie night.
Best Movies on Disney+ - This list has all of the best movies and TV series -- classic and original -- that are available on Disney+.
Best Kids' Movies on Amazon Prime Instant Video - From animated adventures and laugh-out-loud comedies to beloved classics and inspiring dramas, there are plenty of top-rated titles for everyone in your family.
Best Kids' Movies on Redbox - Use Common Sense Media's list of top picks when you want to find the best Redbox rentals for families.