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Shut The Box - 12 Numbers Perfect Dice Game

£10.99
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Shut the Box is a fantastic dice game, featuring a baize lined hardwood frame plus comprehensive rule book. An excellent introduction to the basics of arithmetic and...

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Educational Skills

Supports learning & development

Problem Solving

Try a range of solutions to complete a task

Mathematical

Key skills involving numbers, counting and basic numeracy

Logic

The ability to reason, form judgements and use common sense
Description
Product Code: 53800

Shut the Box is a fantastic dice game, featuring a baize lined hardwood frame plus comprehensive rule book.

An excellent introduction to the basics of arithmetic and numbers for younger players, and casual fun for older participants.

The History of Shut the Box is unknown but records of the game can be traced back to 19th Century France.
The game did not appear in England, however, until the mid 20th Century. Jaques were one of the first companies to market Shut the Box in the UK. The game itself is a dice game for one or more players. The object of the game is to cover all the numbers, or 'shut the box', according to throws of the dice. The Jaques' version of the game features a baize-lined, polished hardwood frame and includes dice and full Shut the Box game rules. This game is an excellent way to teach numbers and mathematics.

Tray: 30cm x 18cm x 2.5cm
Dice: 1.5cm x 1.5cm x 1.5cm

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We continue to be committed to protecting the health and safety of our colleagues and customers.

During the holiday season and additional COVID restrictions, our delivery times may be extended.   

£5.99 Next Working Day (Mon-Thurs only. Orders placed by 2pm)
£2.99 Standard Delivery

Croquet –  Our croquet sets are made in the UK to order so they take a little bit longer to get that high quality finish you expect from Jaques. They currently have a lead time of up to 2 weeks for delivery.

We thank all our customers for their support and understanding over this unusual time.

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