Children will love learning about shapes with this Large First Matching Shapes Puzzle. Ask them to match the brightly coloured wooden pieces to the correctly shaped slot on the puzzle base board. Each puzzle piece is specially designed with little hands in mind as they have a pegged handle on each piece. Also each chunky wooden puzzle piece is generously sized which makes it easier for little hands to lift, grasp, examine and replace. This helps children develop dexterity, helps with their matching skills and also their concentration. A fantastic resource for to learn about shape and colour recognition in the preschool environment.
The wooden base boards of each puzzle is printed with images or colours to aid children in the learning process and they also add educational value. Each puzzle measures 7 x 22.5 x 22.5cm and includes 5 easy to lift shapes. Suitable for children ages 12+ months.
Puzzles are a great activity for young children to develop fine motor skills, visual and memory skills, categorising and sorting skills, whilst playing and having fun. Children can progress from these basic puzzles to higher levelled, larger puzzles that require them to develop more advanced strategies, critical thinking techniques, and problem solving skills.