Mermaid Island – A Girl’s Game of Adventure! Watch out Mermaids! The Sea Witch is on the move! In this game from the award-winning design team at Peaceable Kingdom, players work together to help the Mermaids swim to Mermaid Island before the Sea Witch gets there. Spin and move, pick up a wand and get the power to defeat the Sea Witch! If the mermaids get to the island safely, everyone wins! Game includes 1 game board, 3 mermaid tokens, 1 sea witch with stand, 4 wand tokens, 1 spinner and instructions for game play. Children will learn: – Strategy – Shared Decision Making – Following Directions – Social and Emotional Development – Cooperation What is a cooperative game? It’s a game where everyone plays together, no one is left out, and everyone has fun! In a cooperative game, players work together as a team against a common obstacle, not against each other. Cooperative games emphasize play, not competition. Kids work together, they help each other and, most importantly, they play for FUN! Cooperative Games foster: – Non-stressful play situations – Emotional development – Shared decision making – Creative problem solving – A sense of community – Positive self esteem – Playfulness – Cooperation This Peaceable Kingdom cooperative game is printed with soy-based inks on FSC paper and includes parts made only with recycled plastics. Games that are good for our planet and good for our kids! Connect with the kids in your life with Peaceable Kingdom.