My sorority sister was visiting a few weekends ago, and she brought us the card game SET. Having never played SET before, boy did she kick my butt! But I’ve been practicing a lot since then, and I’m getting better. This is one card game that’s challenging and addictive.
The goal of the game is to find three cards that are the same in their sameness, or the same in their differences. There are four categories:
Here are some examples of SETs:
I brought SET into the 2nd grade classroom where I volunteer yesterday, and the kids went nuts. They had all played SET before with a previous volunteer. So, wow, it was pretty crazy. I thought it was going to be a pretty tame card game, but we got so loud that I was worried a teacher would come shush us. Suffice to say, the kids loved it just as much as I do!