Smart Kid Toys

Your kid’s eyes light up at the sight of toys.  It seems that his attraction for toys is instinctive.  Maybe this is because toys fulfill his needs for using his imagination and his need to explore, pretend, and share.  Toys are not only fun, they can also be valuable tools to make your kid smart – and they prepare him for skills needed to be an adult.

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NURTURING INTELLIGENCE IN KIDS WITH BRAIN TEASERS, PUZZLES, TOYS & GAMES

I have always treated and considered puzzles from an educational standpoint, for the reason that they constitute a species of mental gymnastics which sharpen the wits and train the mind to reason along straight lines. Puzzles are a school for cleverness and ingenuity. ~ Sam Lloyd (1841-1911)

The above quote by one of the world’s greatest puzzle masters, written much before the emergence of the fields of cognitive psychology and neurology, sheds light on what is now being confirmed by advanced tools and research in the realms of cognitive development.

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