Kids love to play hopscotch, but outside they get dirty wrapping themselves by soil and getting hurt as they fall to the ground. By use of hopscotch soft fall kids can play safely. This mat is really soft, and does not have jagged material, so you do not have to worry about kids falling. They will not get a single scratch. Playcubb thinks kids are supposed to exercise more because they have to spend a lot of hours sitting in school. Hopscotch is a great game to exercise. Along with this, you can teach counting like you can teach adding like 2 plus 3 is equal to 5.