5 Fun Facts: Puzzling over Puzzles

Does your child love to play with puzzles? Share these fun facts as a family! The first jigsaw puzzle was created in 1767 when John Spilsbury, an English cartographer, chopped up a wooden map of Britain and challenged the public to reassemble it. He called it a “dissected puzzle.” Jigsaw puzzles got their name because […]

State Stats: Fun Facts about the United States

Explore Some USA Fun Facts with Kids! Learn about the United States with trivia about its 50 parts! Start by pulling out a map, piecing together a USA Map Wooden Puzzle or USA Map Floor Puzzle, or by grabbing a USA Learning Mat with Wipe-Off Crayons for mealtime learning. Use the maps to point out and […]

5 Fun Facts about Water and Swimming

5 Fun Facts about Water and Swimming Water is wonderful! And if you really like being in the water you can swim indoors or out, winter, spring summer or fall. But when the weather warms up, kids can put on some sunscreen and a bathing suit, then run through a kid-friendly garden sprinkler in the […]