A mom on Twitter recently commented that she was tired of Chutes & Ladders and Candyland. Since I detest Chutes & Ladders (the game that never ends) I checked with the moms to see what games they would recommend. Her son is 4.5 years but he prefers games for 6-8 year old kids. Lots of recommendations
Zingo! Might not be considered a board game though…
My daughter loves The Ladybug Game.
Is he into Pixar Cars? Disney has a bunch of Cars themed games, I think there’s a Cars Sorry
Trouble helps with counting and being a good sport.
Monopoly Junior is fun. My daughter had no problem playing it at 4 1/2.
Qwirkle, my son loves it!
Dog Dice – a version of Bingo with pictures, really cute