Ditch the electronic games and go back to classic game playing with cards and dice with family and friends after clearing the table or during holiday trip.
There are may card games that are both both fun and educational to play with kids: Crazy Eights, Go Fish, Chase the Ace, Snap.
Strategy games are useful in brain development: planning, organising and decision making.
Dice games teach numbers and counting to little kids and mentally adding numbers to older kids: Knock Out, Beat That.
Size (approx): 14 x 9 x 1.8 cm (box), 1.5 x x 1.5 x 1.5cm (dice)