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Home Sweet World: The Spirit of Play

Published: March 27, 2020

Bringing the world to your home sweet home. Send us your tips at clvdir@cord.edu.

Self Care

The Beautiful World Beside the Broken One. Nature is wide open for business. Here is the alternate world we need right now—the best cure to our own anxieties.

Let’s Dance! Concordia Language Villages has rockin’ beats from across the world. In this dance, fly around the world with Waldsee with Das Fliegerlied!

Community Support

‘Grandparents’ Academy’. Jake Halpern helps us tap the wisdom and knowledge of our elders and keep our children from losing their minds: conscript Grandma and Grandpa as teachers.

18 Epic Indoor Forts You’ll Want to Live In. Wow! Let’s get started!

Learning from Home

Free Online Book Resources in Different Languages. Around the world, hundreds of millions of students are out of school, and the number is expected to rise. What’s a reader to do? The Innovation Development Directorate at EAA has compiled resources in Arabic, English, French, Hindi, Italian, Portuguese, Spanish, and Urdu.

Games!

Rhino HeroEasy to learn—do you have a light touch? Take turns stacking “wall” cards “roof” cards to build a common tower and move your wooden rhino superhero to the top story. Why it’s great: Rhino Hero is one of the best-rated kids games on BoardGameGeek. It’s great for young ones and  fun and challenging for older kids as well.

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