Cauldron Playing Boards
“Magic” Addition and Subtraction Cards
The first player to fill up his/her cauldron playing board
wins the game.
out all the square and rectangle cards and separate into two piles.
the square (picture/number) cards and place in a pile picture side up.
the rectangular (“Magic” Addition & Subtraction) cards and place in a
pile number side up.
Playing the Game
player chooses a cauldron playing board.
youngest player goes first by choosing a square card. The player fillips the card over and
looks at the number on the back of the card. Then the player finds a number sum (rectangular card) that
he/she thinks gives them the correct answer.
player then rubs the magic black mark on the back of the rectangular card
to see if the number revealed matches the number shown on the square card.
- If the
numbers match, the square card is placed picture side up onto the cauldron
playing board and the rectangular card is removed from the game. If the number does not match, the cards
are returned to the correct piles.
Play passes to the left.
Winning the Game
The first player to fill up his or her cauldron by correctly
matching 10 square number cards with 10 magical rectangular cards wins the
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