Get kids ages 7 and up involved in fun brain teasers from MindWare and watch the learning begin. Brain teasers for kids feel more like play than work, so they tend to spend more time with these fun, challenging activities. Our Blast to the Past series gets kids involved in historical moments, while Meg Mackintosh Mystery books have kids practicing their deduction skills. Perplexus 3D mazes provide hours of brain teaser games.
In our Blast to the Past series of books students jump into the midst of a monumental historical event and try to convince the featured historical character not to give up on a dream that will impact the future. Historical characters include: Ben Franklin, Alexander Graham Bell, Sacagawea, Abraham Lincoln, Walt Disney and Martin Luther King. Choose your favorite historical person or get the whole set for your home or classroom. The Meg Mackintosh mystery books for kids will have the 7-10 set galloping through the entertaining text and the funny illustrations, all the while practicing their reading and deduction skills.
Perplexus is a series of 3D mazes that have tons of twists, turns and obstacles as you try to guide the metal ball through the labyrinth. Critical thinking skills and a steady hand are a must, because one wrong move and you?ll have to start over. Perplexus Twist does exactly what the name says: as your ball follows the track it will become stuck on the edge of a cliff and you will have to carefully twist the handles to realign the tracks and escape. There are 30 obstacles to overcome before you beat the game. Ages 7 and up.
For the teacher who is looking for something to keep a child focused if they?ve finished their assignment early or the parent who wants to help their child focus on a certain subject ? MindWare?s brain teasers for kids have got you covered. Grammar Minute and Analogy Challenges brain teaser games will help children develop language and reading skills. Our Math Minutes, Instant Math Practice and Math Games books are available for every grade level and reinforce basic math skills in fun and engaging ways. Daily Warm-Up Science and our Good Question! books will provide loads of scientific brain teasers for kids age 7 and up.
KEVA Brain Builder teaches young brains to think in multiple dimensions with this interactive STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) tool. Brain Builder sets come with challenging puzzle cards that help kids learn to translate a 2D picture into a 3D structure. The pictured cards are numbered in order of difficulty from beginner to expert. These kits offer hours of confidence building activity that helps kids learn to recognize balance, proportion, composition and geometry. Great classroom activity for individuals and small groups ages 7 and up!