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Apps and Games That Stop Sibling Rivalry
Sibling rivalry may feel like an inevitable part of family life, but there are healthy ways to moderate and keep the competitiveness in check. These terrific apps and games can help kids go from conflict to cooperation in no time. Some picks, such as Sharing With Duckie Duck, teach kids to share, while others encourage siblings to collaborate and cocreate (Curious Words, Scoot and Doodle). Puzzles and adventures such as Plum's Photo Hunt or Lifeline... incite siblings to strategize together, and kid-safe messengers such as Marimba Chat keep brothers and sisters in touch. And there are a ton of picks on this list for siblings to just have fun playing together, such as Mario Party 10, Runbow, or Heads Up!