Right Brain Education – Tangram Puzzles

A common Right Brain Education activity is the tangram puzzle or iroita puzzle. For more details on these activities, check out the following articles:

You can easily make your own tangrams, or get an affordable set from a toy store like Toys R Us. If you have an iPad or iPod, you can get ready access to tangram puzzles with the following apps:

I also really like Osmo Tangram because it combines the iPad with physical tangram pieces for children to manipulate. There are different levels to match your child’s individual ability. As your child gets better, you can remove the hints for a bigger challenge.

If you get bored of Tangrams, you can try these alternative activities:

There are also alternative tangram activities available for the iPad/iPod that we enjoy:

Published by Shen-Li

SHEN-LI LEE is the author of “Brainchild: Secrets to Unlocking Your Child’s Potential”. She is also the founder of Figur8.net (a website on parenting, education, child development) and RightBrainChild.com (a website on Right Brain Education, cognitive development, and maximising potentials). In her spare time, she blogs on Forty, Fit & Fed, and Back to Basics.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: