Wooden memory puzzle, beneficial bugs, wooden puzzle, educational toys, montessori
Bugs, some people love them; some people hate them but the truth is NO one can live without them. Silently they are making the world around us better for us.
This puzzle provides a starting point to start the conversation about the benefits of insects. They help us with absolute essential things to making our world more beautiful. It can be used as a memory puzzle but it can also be used as a match the benefit(s) puzzle. Some bugs have more than one benefit, learn about it, talk about it, research it, observe it...
Materials: Hardwood maple, each square measures 2". Finished with shellac (another product from bugs).