Educational Puzzles Extend the Benefits of Jigsaws

We know that jigsaw puzzles offer numerous benefits to children. Jigsaws are great for developing: Hand-Eye Coordination – Kids have to use their coordination in order to get the pieces to fit together. Language Skills – By working with others, kids discuss shapes and ask for certain pieces. Fine Motor Development – Maneuvering puzzle pieces around can really buildContinue reading “Educational Puzzles Extend the Benefits of Jigsaws”

Building Memory and Spatial Intelligence with Jigsaw Puzzles

Playing with jigsaw puzzles have been touted to be beneficial for our brains. Although many of the claims have yet to be substantiated when we conducted our research of the literature, we did find that playing with jigsaw puzzles was good for developing short term memory and visual-spatial ability. Why is short term memory important? Short-term memory acts asContinue reading “Building Memory and Spatial Intelligence with Jigsaw Puzzles”

What are the Brain Benefits of Jigsaw Puzzles?

Portrait Puzzles – Order By 10 AM CST on December 16 & We Guarantee Delivery by Christmas or receive DOUBLE Your Money Back. There are a lot of activities that we engage in that we assumed to be beneficial to our cognitive development without really questioning that assumption. One of these activities is working onContinue reading “What are the Brain Benefits of Jigsaw Puzzles?”