My Town is a bright 30 piece activity floor puzzle that explores a child’s environment from the swimming pool to the school playground. Filled with shops, streets and other recognisable places the puzzle also features six interchangeable pieces so that different scenes can be created to encourage story telling. Children can also use the puzzle as a mat for a game, with their own play people and cars. Lots more tips on extending play value can be found on the box. There is a handy posting slot at the top of the box so that children can post their pieces and help with clearing away. My World puzzles and games are a fun, colourful way for children to learn about the world around them and have been developed in conjunction with child psychologist and play specialist, Dr Amanda Gummer. They complement the learning goals of the National Curriculum, as well as enhancing general skills such as concentration, imagination, communication, observation and hand-eye coordination. As with all My World puzzles and games they are made in Britain using 100% recycled board.
My World range has been developed to compliment government guidelines for children aged 0 to 7, as well as general skills such as imagination, communication and hand-eye coordination. My Town is a busy puzzle filled with shops and streets. Children will learn about a town environment and should be encouraged to use geographical questions and descriptions in conversation about the puzzle e.g. What's the weather like, Where can you buy a loaf of bread? The puzzle also uses interchangeable pieces so different scenes can be created and talked about.