Design a Mancala Board
With Penn Museum
Mancala is an ancient game from Africa that was originally played by digging shallow holes in the ground. Investigate mancala boards from all around the world to discover the different craftsmanship, function, rules, and playing pieces used on each game board. Create your own mancala board with paper and learn a simple version of the game. Let the games begin!
Date: Tuesday, February 2, 2021, 1 PM ET
Target Audience: Grades K-9
Length: 45 minutes