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Today’s toddler toys are not only fun, but also educational. Educational toys appeal to many parents, as they not only entertain children for hours, but also offer the necessary educational development children need to take them to the next level.
Puzzles are a vital component in childhood development. In fact, puzzles help toddlers’ develop advanced hand and eye coordination skills, matching, logical thinking concepts, shape and size recognition and spatial relation skills. These skills are all regularly used throughout one’s lifetime. Whether you’re raising the next space explorer to Mars, the next Frank Lloyd Wright or President of the United States, these skills are a necessary part of childhood development.
Today’s puzzles come in a wide variety of shapes, sizes, colors and pieces. Whether it’s learning numbers, the alphabet, U.S. geography or about animals, these puzzles help provide children with problem-solving skills, grasping skills and the ultimate skill – learning how to complete tasks. Puzzles also serve to bring out a child’s determination, helping teach them that perseverance has a reward. This is the first step in teaching children the importance of following through and finishing – a skill that is used throughout one’s lifetime. Children also love to work puzzles together and in doing so they learn skills by watching one another. If you’re looking for the perfect toddler gift, just turn to the time tested puzzle – children will not only be entertained for hours, but you will be making a contribution to their growing futures.