Ideal as a boredom buster, your kids will have hours of fun playing with this multi-purpose game!
How to play – Colour Matching
Match the coloured dowel to the corresponding coloured holes.
How to play – Counting
Place the correct number of dowel into the corresponding numbered holes.
Mix it up
Write different words on the dowel pieces and ask your child to:
- Count the syllables.
- Count the number of letters.
- Make a sentence.
- Group animals, food, places etc.
- Make shapes.
The Porta timber products featured in this project are available from all major timber and hardware stores. Find your nearest stockist.
- 1 x 1.2m length of 70 x 70mm Porta Dressed All Round Pine
- 10 x 1.2m lengths of 6mm Porta Dowel Pine
To make your own Colour Matching and Counting Game view the specifications and step-by-step instructions in the project sheet below.