What is it about puzzles that has children returning to them again and again?! It's the tactile enjoyment of lovely solid wooden pieces and the satisfaction of completion.. And once it's been completed, replicating the feeling is just as important.
This puzzle is a wonderful addition to your resources at home or school. Juicy, delicious fruit are an alluring subject for young children- they are often some of the first vocabulary they form! Children will be drawn to this puzzle to play and label the fruit.
In The Classroom
Puzzle tables are wonderful as a gentle 'start to the day' activity at drop off. They are also fantastic for exploration tables, with other manipulative resources or for use with parents or teachers, who can support children in naming each fruit.