When I was a kid I was fascinated by D&D and RPG in general. Not sure, but I think I already commented about it here. RPG had a big role in learning organization skills, team skills and planning. I would recommend and certainly will teach to my kids.
From 9 years, when I started AD&D to D&D a few years later, I can say I’ve learned many lessons: resource management, preparation, list all your weakness and strengths when facing the adversary, to respect the groups input, be aware and prepare against unlucky. And how 1/20 can destroy a fun day.
Every Saturday I’d needed to choose the list of spells for my spellcaster player and prepare for the next battle, make a plan for dungeon invasion and problem solving.
Favorite list of spells: