Beginner Socks

Match, set, game!

Goal: to spot a match--a set of three cards where all the socks are paired-up. Socks may be played competitively or cooperatively. The Beginner Socks pack contains both the First Step Socks deck (easiest) and Next Step Socks deck (more challenging).

For First Step Socks deck:
Lay out 9 cards face up, arranged in a square. Look for a match. If you spot one, check if all the socks really are paired up. If so, replace the three cards.

For Next Step Socks deck:
Lay out 12 cards face up, arranged in a rectangle. Look for a match. If you spot one, check if all the socks really are paired up. If so, replace the three cards. If you are sure there isn't a match among the 12 cards, lay out three more cards.

Components

Poker DeckPoker Deck (1 deck of 31 cards)
Poker DeckPoker Deck (1 deck of 15 cards)

Downloads


Accolades

Action Shots

Requirements

time<30
players1-5
age12+

Cool Factors

  • Find a match: a set of three cards with all socks paired up!
  • Accessible to children as young as 4 years old.
  • Ask the child to describe her reasoning!


Vitals

DesignerVarvak Games
Average Rating (0)
Publish DateFebruary 27, 2012
EditionFirst
DepartmentCard Games
GenreAbstract
ThemeEducation
AudienceFamily
Primary MechanicDeduction
More InfoBeginner Socks web site



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