More Ways to Play and Learn with Chunky Puzzles: 6 Extension Activities

Did your child receive some new puzzles for Christmas? Puzzles make the perfect gift for kids of all ages, but the Chunky Puzzle in particular (modeled by two adorable fans, below) is a great educational tool for 2-year olds. Acting as two toys in one, these puzzles feature thick, chunky wooden pieces that can fit […]

Which Kind of Puzzle is Right For My Child?

Kids love puzzles, and there are so many different types. For building fine motor skills, hand-eye coordination, and problem-solving skills, puzzles can’t be beat! But to many parents, trying to make sense of the huge variety of formats and styles can feel like a puzzle in itself. Feel like you’re missing a piece? Check out […]

TeachMama Talks: Love the Letters of the Alphabet

This educational activity is brought to you by Melissa & Doug, written by our Blog Ambassador Amy Mascott. Learning can be fun! My kids seem to go for anything I call a “game”—so whether it’s the “get your coat and shoes on” game, the “eat your breakfast” game or the “finish the puzzle” game, usually my […]

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You’re never too young or too old for one of our puzzles! Beginning with simple wooden jumbo knob puzzles and increasing in complexity to 500 piece cardboard jigsaw puzzles, we have the perfect puzzle for you! Our vast assortment includes puzzles with interesting textures, entertaining sounds, and “attractive” magnets. All Melissa & Doug Puzzles feature […]

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