Wednesday, June 23, 2010

Nauvoo Neighbor Game


A few days ago I was searching the web for something fun to share in Family Home Evening about Nauvoo (I was teaching a lesson about the temple there) and I found this fun game that you can download for free. The "Nauvoo Neighbor" board game is kind of a take off on a Monopoly game--it uses streets in Nauvoo and various buildings located on each of the streets. As you go around the board and land on the different properties you can read a bit about what it was for or who built it or lived there. It took us about 20 minutes to play a round; Sweetie Peach was very excited when she won. I think we will laminate and hold on to this game and play it on a Sunday again after Patch is back from Scout camp. I love having additional activities to use for FHE and Sunday afternoons.

Scripture of the Day: 2 Corinthians 6:4-10

2 comments:

  1. Oh, how fun!!! I have ancestors who actually were neighbors in Nauvoo so that makes it especially fun for me! Can't wait to use this!

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  2. The game is no longer available. Can you re-post the link? I'm teaching Primary and have a very busy full-time job, so not much time in my schedule to make up my own version. Thank YOU!!

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