Classic board games such as chess,draughts and snakes and ladders are well known family favourites that have been played for generations, and can be great way for student socialization in schools. Board games are an opportunity for old and young to play together each observing the same rules and progression of the game being played. Games like chess and draughts require players to detect patterns, plan ahead and predict outcomes. Monopoly requires negotiation skills, money management and decision making. Other classic games like Cluedo and Connect Four require the player to follow elimination plans. Board games are a fun, interactive way to learn numerous life skills too.