Have lots of fun and add an educational twist with puzzles! When your child does puzzles, they are doing one of the best brain building exercises for many skills such as problem-solving, reading, math and writing. The major building blocks for life-long learning!
Jannah’s List has gathered 8 great puzzles, for all ages, whether your children are playing solo or the whole family jumps in. You will see the world through your child’s eyes, and help them learn through play.
1. Arabic Alphabet Floor Puzzle $20
This first of its kind Arabic alphabet puzzle measures 3 x 2 feet and is designed to introduce young children to the Arabic Alphabet. Made up of 24 JUMBO, high-quality jigsaw pieces, this puzzle is an excellent educational tool that makes learning fun while it reinforces memorization and sequencing of the Arabic alphabet.
2. 3D Mosque Puzzle $36 (CAN)
FairTrade and HandMade, this wooden puzzle painted with water colors can be assembled while laying flat or for an extra challenge while standing up!
3. 3D Prophets Tree Puzzle $36 (CAN)
This FairTrade and HandMade 3D Puzzle is handpainted with watercolors and lists the 25 mentioned Prophets in The Quran. English on one side and Arabic on the other.
4. 5 Pillars of Islam Puzzle $28
This FairTrade puzzle teaches your child about the 5 Pillars of Islam: Shahadah, Prayer, Fasting, Zakah and Hajj! A great resource to begin the conversation about Islam’s 5 Pillars.
5. The Giant Journey Floor Puzzle $15
Take a trip back in time and explore the events that shaped the history of the world in the battles between good and evil. This giant 55 piece puzzle vividly illustrates the key events that took place in the lives of the Prophets. After the puzzle has been correctly constructed, the child has to place the sign boards with each Prophet’s name into the correct position.
6. The Seerah Trail Puzzle $22
Capture the seerah instantly with the Seerah Trail. This powerful image lays out the main events of the life of the Prophet Muhammad (S) in one comprehensive map. Experience learning about the seerah like never before with this ingenious interactive resource. First, construct the 40 piece jigsaw puzzle of the seerah map. Then follow the seerah timeline and locate the places mentioned for each event on the map using grid references. Walk the seerah trail once, and you’ll wish to take this incredible journey time and time again!
7. Zellige Mosaic Arranging Game Paletti $60 (CAN)
Both a game and a puzzle in one, the 36-piece Paletti invites kids to create brilliant 3-D patterns with the bright wooden shapes; available in three different depths, the shapes can form relief effects and other unique designs. Lots and lots of different pictures can be made from these tiles, but they all have one thing in common: each and every one is a fantastically colorful mosaic!