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Melissa & Doug® USA Map Sound Puzzle - Wooden Peg Puzzle With Sound Effects (40pc)
- Wooden sound puzzle helps you learn about the 50 states and their capitols
- Light-activated puzzle says the name of the capitol when the piece is placed in the puzzle board
WARNING: choking hazard - small parts. Not for children under 3 yrs.
about this item
As each piece is placed correctly in the puzzle board, your child will be delighted to hear the names of the states and capitals! Forty wooden pieces help develop map and memory skills. Pictures on pieces show images associated with each state. State borders shown under pieces.
Number of Pieces: 40
Features: Sound effects
Level of Difficulty: Beginner
Suggested Age: 5 Years and Up
Assembled Dimensions: 15.8 inches (L) x 11.9 inches (W)
CPSC Choking Hazard Warnings: Choking_hazard_small_parts
Educational Focus: Large motor skills
Battery: 2 AAA, Required, not included
A captivating way to learn about the USA, this classical peg puzzle says the name of each state and its capital when the pieces are properly placed on the board
Quality wooden sound puzzle is painted with bright animals and graphics
Realistic sounds make for engaging play; the learning puzzle reinforces cause and effect, early vocabulary and matching skills
For ages 5 yrs. and up
Item Number (DPCI): 204-06-0485
most helpful positive reviews
FUN, educational toy!
5 out of 5 stars
MA — 6 years ago
Bought this for my daughter when she was 3 1/2, she had all states & capitals MEMORIZED in no time b/c this "talks" to you as you place the pieces into the puzzle ("New York...capital "Albany", etc.). My daughter also loves timing herself to see how fast she can complete the puzzle. GREAT TOY!!
Educational and fun
4 out of 5 stars
Catina — 5 years ago
I like this for both my children ages 3 and 6. The only draw back is that it says the state and capital no matter which puzzle piece you put on the state whether it's the correct one or not. I have been taking a few out at a time and letting my 3 year old find the missing spot instead of dumping o...see moreof the reviewer's review
Great tool to teach state geography and capitals
5 out of 5 stars
SurfCityMom — 2 years ago
We bought this for our 3.5yr old to help her learn the 50 state geography and capitals. The sound feature is a plus because she can learn just by listening and playing with it independently instead of requiring someone to read it to her. She plays with it everyday. And by hearing the names out loud,...see moreof the reviewer's review