Card Games course teaches students a variety of games played with standard deck of cards including Trick-taking (Bridge, Whist, Euchre, 500, Spades, and Tarot) , Matching (Rummy, Mahjong, Go Fish and Old Maid), Shedding (Crazy Eights, Daihinmin, Phase 10, Rummikub and I-Doubt-It), Catch-and-collect (War, Slapjack and Egyptian Ratscrew), Fishing (Cassino, Scopa, Zwicker, Seep and Tablanet), Comparing (Poker, blackjack, and baccarat), Solitaire, Collectible (Magic: The Gathering and Yu-Gi-Oh!), Casino (poker and blackjack) and Multi-genre (Pinochle or Belote, Poke, Gleek, Skitgubbe, and Tichu) card games. Since the mathematics behind the games is also discussed, this course gives students a unique sense of attention, analysis and decision making skills.
The course is offered from grade 1 to grade 8. The knowledge and skills learned will increase in each grade and so does the complexity of the games and strategies.
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