Category Archives: Puzzles

A collection of all posts by Educational Toys Expert that relate to Puzzles for kids, babies and toddlers.

Physical vs Digital Puzzles: Which is Better for Cognitive Development?

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Physical puzzles and digital puzzles both offer benefits to children, but the method of delivery can influence just how much benefit a child gets from puzzle play. Let’s take a look at the ways that physical and digital puzzles affect child development. Cognitive Benefits of Puzzles Physical and digital puzzles both develop cognitive abilities. Whether […]

Puzzles for 4-5 Year Olds

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4-5 year olds are gaining independence and forming their opinions and personalities. At this age they are preparing to start school. Puzzles for the 4-5 year old age group can help children develop literacy and numeracy skills, learn social norms and rules, and continue to strengthen their cognitive and fine motor skills. Literacy and numeracy […]

Puzzles for 2-3 Year Olds

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2-3 year olds are curious and love to explore the world around them. Their fine motor skills are developing and they can express themselves with sentences and strong feelings. Puzzles are a great way for to encourage further cognitive and fine motor skill development in toddlers. Puzzles develop problem solving skills by giving opportunities for […]

Puzzles for Toddlers

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Toddlers grow up so fast, and need toys that can grow with them as they develop. Puzzles can help them develop cognitive and fine motor skills, and give them a big advantage later on when they start school. According to leading teachers website Teach.com, puzzles improve cognitive skills like problem solving, memory, object association and […]