AUTOPLAY
Design Your Own Board Game!
18 steps
What you’ll need
Cardboard (box, cereal box, any kind)
Paper
Glue
Ruler
Black Marker
Old Magazines/books
Drawing Materials (markers, colored pencils, paint, etc)
Scissors
Ask yourself: how does the journey affect the outcome?
1. Ask yourself: how does the journey affect the outcome?
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Step 1: separate paper into 3 sections
2. Step 1: separate paper into 3 sections
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Step 2: label each of the sections past, present & future
3. Step 2: label each of the sections past, present & future
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Step 3: in the sections write 10-15 life events you have/will experience
4. Step 3: in the sections write 10-15 life events you have/will experience
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Step 4: Gather materials for your board game
5. Step 4: Gather materials for your board game
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Step 5: cut cardboard to desired size (bigger is better!)
6. Step 5: cut cardboard to desired size (bigger is better!)
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Step 6: using a pencil & ruler, sketch out the design of the path (can be any design you want!)
7. Step 6: using a pencil & ruler, sketch out the design of the path (can be any design you want!)
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Step 7: also using the pencil, draw out each space
8. Step 7: also using the pencil, draw out each space
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Step 8: trace these lines in black marker
9. Step 8: trace these lines in black marker
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Optional: color your board and spaces
10. Optional: color your board and spaces
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Step 9: label your start and end & pick a few spaces and add ‘rule’ spots like above!
11. Step 9: label your start and end & pick a few spaces and add ‘rule’ spots like above!
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Step 10: Go back to your list and mark the ones you want to put on your board
12. Step 10: Go back to your list and mark the ones you want to put on your board
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Step 11: using a pencil, lightly write what each space is going to be
13. Step 11: using a pencil, lightly write what each space is going to be
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Step 12: fill in spaces with images of your life events! (start with past, end with future)
14. Step 12: fill in spaces with images of your life events! (start with past, end with future)
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Step 13: erase pencil lines!
15. Step 13: erase pencil lines!
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Step 14: decorate board!
16. Step 14: decorate board!
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Revisit the question: how does the journey affect the outcome?
17. Revisit the question: how does the journey affect the outcome?
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Share what you made on social media using #catchingsummermemories !!
18. Share what you made on social media using #catchingsummermemories !!
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