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This is a game for two players.
You will need a set of the snap cards between you. For the set,
you'll need to print off seven copies of this Word document
Cut out the
cards and take out two of the holiday cards so you're left with
forty nine days of the week cards and five holiday cards.
Share the cards out face down.
Take turns to turn over a card and add it to a pile in the middle.
Say 'snap' if the two cards are days which are next to each other
in the week, like Saturday and Sunday.
Whoever says 'snap' first picks up the whole pile and puts them on
the bottom of their own.
If you turn over a holiday card then you must both say 'holiday'
instead. Whoever says it first picks up the pile.
You could change the rules so that there has to be one day in
between the two cards for you to say 'snap'.
Perhaps you can make up your own rules too? Please let
us know what works well.