Merit Award
: Sum It Up



Sum It Up is an educational toy that was created with a win-win game concept in mind. Each player can win the game just by adding up the numbers, which are displayed on each of the different shapes, correctly through mental calculation. Game can be varied by making the players to do either name the shapes, multiplication, subtraction or even number combination to suit to the players’ level of competency.


HOW TO PLAY

The design of the toy is a game to be played by 2 to 4 persons. One player has to spin the part which is holding onto the different shapes. Each shape has a number attached to it. Each player than is given a chance to say out the name of the shape if correct, the player can take the shape and place it in his compartment. Once all shapes are taken, players are to do a mental calculation of their total sum of the numbers on each shape. This is a game where every player can win if they calculate correctly. Game can be varied by making the players to do multiplication or subtraction or even number combination to suit to the players’ level of competency.