Presenting Mrs. Taylor's Kindergarten Class Blog!

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Saturday, 2 November 2013

Strategies and Benefits for playing with Puzzles

Modelling --Strategies for puzzles

Benefits for children when playing with Puzzles
  1. Develop vocabulary
  2. Increase small muscle development
  3. Develop eye hand coordination
  4. Improve memory skills
  5. Increase problem solving skills
  6. Build spatial perception
  7. Build literacy skills

To increase your child's vocabulary use words such as straight, curved, edge, inside, outside, above, below, beside when teaching basic puzzle skills.