for ages 3-6.
turns picking cherries off the cherry tree and putting them in
your basket. How many you get to pick depends on what number the
spinner lands on.
might have to put some cherries back if the spinner tells you
to. Be the first one to collect ten cherries in your basket and
is no reading required to play, so any age can play. Older children
can take turns with the spinner and younger children can just
learn counting skills by putting cherries into baskets.
Ho Cherry-O is a fun game without the high level energy or noise
of some kids' board games. There is a low level of competition
and some element of disappointment when kids have to put cherries
back or even start over. It is a good beginning game to learn
how to overcome setbacks and not give up.
The cherries are "ripe" for the eating around younger
kids so adult supervision is necessary when toddlers join in the
parents love this toy:
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