The ASK THE CHECKERS is an activity to kids with 7-9 years old to get know each other better.
Ask the Checkers is based on the same checkers guidelines. They are groups of two, each group must have a checkerboard and 24 round pieces.
The difference is in knowing the other through questions. Each time a player advances the player can ask a question. When one loses, the player will not be able to ask questions. The more the player advance, the more earn and the more know their colleague.
In the end they have to prepare a pitch about their colleague.
This activity works memory, communication and keeps the child focused.
In this step it's necessary to have a MDF or Plywood board to draw the checkers; Draw and fill the squares; Draw the round pieces numbered 1 and 2;
Follow the safety orders provided by equipment suppliers and instructors;
Place the plate on the Laser Cutter;
Use a computer to send the drawing to the Laser Cutter;
At the end, remove the plate;