10 high quality gold and silver colored jacks;2 red bouncy balls;retro, vintage packaging;full set of instructions included;reusable, portable container
4 SETS OF JACKS WITH BALL GAME EACH SET CONTAINS 8 METAL JACKS AND ONE RUBBER BAL SIZE: 1" BALL WITH .5" JACKS
These neat little 5 x 3.5 inch tin boxes are the perfect packages for your favorite Authentic American Toys. Each box is shrink wrapped but the lid still comes off so the product inside is visible. We include a 20 page handbook with each classic game on the history, rules, and techniques.
Gather around for this old fashioned game. With each bounce grab a jack until all have been collected, then toss them back in the circle and start again! With each new round of play, you pick up an additional jack each time until you reach ten. The player who reaches 10 first wins! Includes 10 gold and silver die cast jacks, a rubber ball, a cloth pouch and instructions.
245251 Features: -Jacks game. -Includes solid metal jacks, one rubber ball and little bag. Category: -Early Development Toys. Generic Dimensions: -1" H x 3" W x 3" D, 0.12 lbs. Dimensions: Overall Height - Top to Bottom: -1 Inches. Overall Width - Side to Side: -3 Inches. Overall Depth - Front to Back: -3 Inches. Overall Product Weight: -0.12 Pounds.
A classic game, that kids of all ages will Love. Vintage Toys Double Jax Set is Perfect for Party Favors, Christmas Stockings, Easter Baskets and everyday fun.
The game of jacks is a nostalgic favorite among children and adults alike. It has remained a popular favorite game throughout the years, that involves tossing small objects to be picked up in succession. HELPS WITH DEVELOPMENT:The game of jacks is a good tool for building eye-hand coordination for young children. It has been promoted as a helpful tool with children with autism and sensory processing disorders to build their motor skills as well as their social skills. Because the game of jacks can be played alone or with others and requires little in the way of equipment, it has remained a popular activity for children through the years. HOW TO PLAY: The basic game involves gathering all the jacks in one hand and gently tossing and scattering them on a flat surface. Then the ball is tossed in the air with the object of the game to pick up the designated number of jacks with the same hand and catching the ball on the first bounce in that same hand. Play starts with picking up one jack at a time until all the jacks have been picked up (onesies).The play continues with more sets, picking up two jacks at a time (twosies). Then three, etc, until you progress to pick them all up on with one bounce of the ball. Set includes 10 metal jacks and 1 rubber bounce ball, and comes in a white ...
Bearing in mind that there are many variations on this theme, here are the basic rules of jacks as know to allwho played it growing up in Queens, New York. The game is played outdoors on a smooth surface such as asphalt or concrete, or indoors on an uncarpeted floor. There are usually anywhere from two to six individual players. Equipment includes 8 to 10 jacks and one small ball. Two players sit face to face; more than two sit in a circle. Deciding who goes first is optional, everything from eenie-meenie-meinie-moe to throwing the jacks up in the air and trying to catch as many as possible with both hands together, thumb to thumb, palms down. Whoever catches the most jacks goes first. (This was usually the way we chose up because it was so much fun; in fact, it oftentimes became a pre-game game.) The player up gathers all of the jacks in one hand, gives them a gentle toss and scatters them onto the ground, anywhere inside the space encircled by her and her opponents. Following that, she tosses the ball into the air. The object of the game is to pick up the designated number of jacks with one hand and catch the ball on the first bounce in that same hand. It starts with one jack at a time (onesies), then two jacks (twosies), right on up till the player misses. She continues at tha...