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Hand Shadow Puppetry

With just your two hands, a bright light, a wall, and a few

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Paper Game

Paper Game

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Word polygon

A word polygon is a word puzzle where the solver is presented with

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Word search

Word search

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Cryptic crosswords

A cryptic crossword is a crossword puzzle in which each clue is a

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Connect the dots

Connect the dots (also known as dot to dot or join the dots)

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Tic-tac-toe

Tic-tac-toe (also known as noughts and crosses or Xs and Os) is a

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Dots and Boxes

Dots and Boxes is a pencil-and-paper game for two players (sometimes more). It

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Jumble

Jumble is a word puzzle with a clue, a drawing illustrating the clue,

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Sudoku

Sudoku is a logic-based, combinatorial number-placement puzzle. The objective is to fill a

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Paper Telephone

Three or more people each begin with a piece of paper. At the

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Pictionary

Pictionary is a charades-inspired guessing word game.

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Sim

Six dots (‘vertices’) are drawn. Each dot is connected to every other dot

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Read a book about games

Read a book about games.

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Crosswords

A crossword is a word puzzle that usually takes the form of a

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