Tangrams are one of the original sets of 'Pattern Blocks'. This style of shape set originated in China and consists of 7 pieces - a parallelogram, a square and 5 triangles which all fit together to form one large square. There are dozens of designs which can be created using tangrams, and this lovely wooden set comes in a neat box for easy storage and designs cards to copy.
Use tangrams to develop:
* visual spatial skills
* mathematical concepts such as geometry
* design skills
* task completion
* ability to copy/complete a puzzle.