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Exploring Careers with The Game of Life

Elementary age kids will have a blast exploring careers as they play The Game of Life game with new career cards. This is a fun game for families to play together. Kids will especially enjoy spinning the wheel! Tracking Pixel

Exploring Careers with Kids - What does your kids want to be when they grow up? Help them explore lots of different careers! Fun family game.
Thanks to Hasbro for introducing our family to the updated The Game of Life game.  We enjoyed it so much we were excited to partner together with this sponsored post to help other families find this fun family game.

What do Kids Want to Be When they Grow Up?

Kids love exploring what they want to be when they grow up.

They start in Preschool by exploring careers through creative play, dress-up, and observation.

Older kids tend to move beyond the known careers like police officer, firefighter, teacher and doctor as their horizons begin to expand through books and new experiences. Kids then want to find careers that are interesting and exciting like a video game designer, athlete, chef, race car driver, Veterinarian, Inventor, or Secret Agent.

My son wants to be a scientist. He has wanted to be a scientist since I can remember, which is funny because neither his Dad or I are really into science. We encourage him and help him explore as much science as we can.

What did you (or your kids) want to be when you grew up? Tell us below:

THE GAME OF LIFE game with new career cards!

The Game of LIFE game is a fun family game

Families will have a blast playing The Game of Life game with new career cards. Families will move through the board and experience life from college to marriage, children to career changes, buying homes and lots of fun, silly things in between as you play.

This game has been allowing kids to dream about what their life will be like as a grown-up since 1960.  This new edition includes careers this generation is excited about: Singer, Secret Agent, Veterinarian, Teacher, Doctor, Professional Athlete, Scientist, Fashion Designer, Lawyer, Inventor, Chef, Race Car Driver, Dancer, Police Officer, Firefighter and the top pick, Video Game Designer.

the best part about The Game of Life game is spinning the wheel.

This is one of my 9 year olds favorite games! He enjoys the action cards that may let him arm wrestle with Daddy or have a dance competition, but his favorite part about The Game of Life game is spinning the wheel!

Not only is it lots of fun for families to play together, but it is a great way to spark those conversations about what kids want to be when they grow up. Those can lead to job shadowing like on April 23rd Take your Kid to Work Day, extra curricular clubs, and conversations about college.

kids will have fun playing the game of life game

You can get your hands on this updated edition of The Game of Life game at most retail stores for only $19.99. This game is intended for 2-4 players from ages 8 and up. Find out more on Hasbro’s Website.

The Game of Life gameThis is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Hasbro THE GAME OF LIFE.

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Beth Gorden

Beth Gorden is the creative multi-tasking creator of 123 Homeschool 4 Me. As a busy homeschooling mother of six, she strives to create hands-on learning activities and worksheets that kids will love to make learning FUN! She has created over 1 million pages of printables to help teach kids ABCs, science, English grammar, history, math, and so much more! Beth is also the creator of 2 additional sites with even more educational activities and FREE printables - and

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