One of a group of toys and games in this donation from a Rochester family, this example demonstrates the kind of educational or intelligence-challenging toys favored by these children and their parents. From a card game "Mensa for Kids" to the "Tensegritoy" construction set-based on the scientific concept of tensegrity-these playthings are generally intended to expand children's skills, broaden thought patterns, and enhance concepts such as mathematics, science, and verbal ability. This donation includes puzzles, games and toys.
Yali is a simple board game played with weighted marbles on a hinged board. Whomever the board tips toward moves one marble; the first person to get all of their marbles to the opposite end of the board wins the game.