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Old Macdonald had a farm

Advantages: Simple game, very educational, for younger children, bright and durable
Disadvantages: None

The Purchase My youngest daughter always gets a little jealous when I am playing a game with my eldest daughter so I decided to have a look for a game which would be suitable for playing with her as part of her Christmas present. We were first intr ...

emmad5689 27.01.2013 · Read full review
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Farmyard Lotto

Advantages: basic, fun, teaches turn taking
Disadvantages: none

I purchased this Lotto set from Orchard Games as a gift for my son for his second birthday. He has a love of animals and activities such as puzzles so this seemed to combine his two loves. There were not many games available for his age, which I was surpr ...

kat123456 10.11.2013 · Read full review
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Fun with phonics

Advantages: Durable, children enjoy it, good learning opportunities
Disadvantages: Does not cover all initial sounds

One of the problems of my job is that the various schools I offer support to all have different ways of teaching literacy. In some schools, they will teach grapheme/phoneme correspondence letter by letter; in others they will be devout fans of linguistic ...

tallulahbang 06.12.2011 · Read full review
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Are you a Scaredy Cat?

Advantages: Fun to play, great quality, supports early learning
Disadvantages: None

Purchase We came across Orchard games a couple of years ago when my eldest daughter used to bring them home from school in little bags we had to play with each week and I thought they were really good so we started purchasing our own collection. I al ...

emmad5689 27.04.2014 · Read full review
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Don't Be Scared to Buy This!

Advantages: Simple card game, broad age range, helps reinforce numeracy skills
Disadvantages: Game can take too long and younger players may lose interest

Since discovering the British made Orchard Toys range of board and card games via positive reviews, I've grown to love the brand and have come to own a number of different games for my children. I purchased Scaredy Cat for my middle son last Christmas, wh ...

jo-1976 17.09.2013 · Read full review
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