Robot Turtles can be played with children as young as four, but the rules and complexity of play are adaptable to older kids and even adults. The author of the article, Eric Sailers, MA, CCC-SLP, also highlights five different social communication skills that can be addressed through the game making a great game even more valuable.
1) Perspective taking
2) Turn taking
3) Eye contact and body langauge
4) Following directions
5) Making comments
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Robot Turtles was launched on Kickstarter and is published by Thinkfun. If you would like to purchase Robot Turtles, it can be ordered from Amazon
or Target for $24.99. Thinkfun also offers a web exclusive Adventure Bundle to expand on the fun and learning.
There is also an interactive e-book following the adventures of Beep the robot turtle available for $14.99. Sign up for free printables based on the game and book.