This big puzzle has 55 extra-thick pieces. The border interlocks, and then the pieces, shaped like states, nest into place. (From Virginia up through New England, three of the pieces have more than one state. The rest of the states are one state per piece.)
Includes the state capitals. Many pieces have pictures symbolic of their respective states (a peach in Georgia, skiing in Colorado, cowboy and armadillo in Texas).
Your family will enjoy learning United States geography as they put the pieces in place.
30" x 18". Advertised as for ages 4 and up. (But because the pieces don't interlock, most young children will appreciate help.)
The Solar System and Beyond Puzzle: Learn more about the solar system while you put together this 3' long puzzle. 500 uniquely shaped pieces (not the standard "two tabs and two divots" pieces). The planets are on round pieces.
As the manufacturer says,
Explore the solar system with this unique puzzle while expanding your knowledge of planets and more. The pieces of this puzzle are actually shaped like the planets and other stellar bodies.
As you know, the solar system is a pretty large place, so this puzzle would be incredibly frustrating if the rest of the pieces were all blackness. We took on this challenge by including a clue on every single pieces as to its location; whether it be background galaxies, quasars, satellites, nebulas, comets, colored planet orbits, space stations or the beautiful background glow of the Milky Way. And many of these pieces are uniquely shaped like the stellar bodies that they represent.
For assistance, there is a larger poster of the completed image inside that has outlines of all of the uniquely shaped pieces. On the back of the puzzle, there is a planetary guide that tells you all about the sun, the planets and the other stellar bodies. All in all, this education puzzle ends up being very entertaining as well.
Ages 8 and up.
Or get both together in the Puzzle Bundle!