Nothing is quite as exciting as a mystery, and this collection of detective activities from MindWare will keep curious minds thinking and growing, while giving parents a bit of quiet time. Read, observe and learn to think outside the box!
These activities encourage:
• Investigating and experimenting
• Skills in reading, critical thinking and simple chemistry
• Beginning Spanish vocabulary
Which twin stole the diamond ring? Solve 50 unique mysteries with 13-year-old Bella in Bella’s Mystery Deck 2. Draw a card and read the mystery, then think through the presented information to try to find the solution. Check the back of the card with the mirror decoder to see if you were right! The fun illustrations and Spanish vocabulary words make these mysteries estupendo! For 1 or more detectives.
Follow the adventures of kid-detective Meg Mackintosh with four illustrated mystery books from the Meg Mackintosh Mysteries series. Each book reveals clues in both the entertaining text and the illustrations, encouraging kids to pore over details and draw their own conclusions before turning the page. Includes four 48-page paperbacks.
Collect and compare fingerprints, learn about chromatography and decipher hidden messages with Science Academy: Detective Lab. The guide leads you step-by-step through each hands-on experiment, and all necessary components are included. Ingredients are non-toxic and safety gloves are latex free.
Each page in Mystery Mosaic book 5 is made up of a mosaic of triangles. Use the color-by-number guide to fill in the correct color to reveal intricate illustrations that appear before your eyes! Enjoyed by kids and adults, Mystery Mosaic books contain 18 perforated pages, including 4 fold-out, 10" x 15" double-page spreads.
MindWare’s Set of 18 Colored Pencils is a complete assortment of classic colors in an embossed tin. With thick leads and brilliant pigments, these pencils are perfect for any kind of coloring activity.