Welcome to PUZZLEXTRA blog
WHO WE ARE: Puzzlextra is an educational resources and edutainment company involved in the production, promotion, distribution and sales of educational resources.
We are an edutainment and learning Resource Company with the aim to support the educational journey of the African student with products that develop smart thinking.
This African brain blog has been set up to discuss our products, the impact we hope to have in the education sector and everything else in between. We hope to summarize the skills learnt by kids during our Puzzle Challenge day held in schools in Nigeria
We know that kids learn best while having fun as it excite their mind but also ignites the brains. Our educational products are new to the Nigerian market hence alien to our homes and schools.
Armed with these facts, we’ve decided to give a summary of some of our award winning international products, so that when next you go out looking for gifts or games in the shops you can look out for these products!
This blog will also highlight how this fits into our daily lives and environments and improves our quality of life; in this blog we will be highlighting the various benefits of how our products/ services will be a great investment in all categories listed below:
School; Home; Fitness & Well Being; Family Time; Corporate & Occasions
Our first product we will be highlighting is the BANANAGRAMS
BANANAGRAMS– Is fun, simple, educational and also a compact game, it is everything a game should be!
This product teaches language skills, literacy, memory, co-ordination and even listening skills as there are various words to listen out to
Other skills set are built whilst playing the game and this includes concentration, hand and eye coordination.
This also offers delightful family time and use of brain muscles.
One of the beauties of the game of Bananagrams is the simplicity and elegance of the rules
All tiles are emptied and turned over, as soon as all the players have drawn their required number of letters/titles, one of the players will say “Split!”
This is the signal for the players to begin flipping letters and creating words. I won’ spill all the beans (aha!!!) J!!! so you can get your own today and see what other rules apply.
PS: One tip though its rules are a lot less complicated than Scrabble.
Bananagram is a fast game as no player gets bored waiting for their turn and everyone is constantly building and changing their crosswords. It gets much faster and more exciting as the game progresses.
It is also a game of strategy – As each player builds their own crossword in a race against each other, you need to plan and have good foresight as just when you think you are in the lead, your next letter ruins all your plans and before you know it, your opponent has stormed into the lead L!! – am sure no one wants to be in this situation lol, you will find out it brings out the competitive nature of human beingsJ .
It is a recommended game for Educators and can be used in schools to introduce new words or enhance spelling words in a different and fun activity; it is suitable for literacy week/day in school. This product will assist in the preparation of kids for spelling competitions like spelling Bee.
The product ensures kids learn and use words learnt in a fun way, in doing this they build up their vocabulary bank. It is also a fantastic training tool for the firms and corporate bodies.
Pictures of some our kids playing the game at our popular Puzzle Challenge Day (PCD)
This game is stored in a banana shaped pouch; it is portable and easy to carry around, which means can be played anywhere and anytime. It is suitable for both young and old and fits all age ranges and abilities, so no one is left out.
Family time together could be dull and with everyone having a busy working schedule, we need something that can include all generation and this product is perfect as it can be played by 3 generations of any family. It is simple, easy to play and there are no silly or complicated rules.
Great as a birthday or Christmas present to any age group –old or young, Can be included in Kids’ birthday party bag and also souvenir at social events (staff meetings and training sessions).
This game helps work out the brain; it teaches spelling and also players learn how crossword works, but this game also is ideal for brain fitness or work out to prevent or improve medical conditions like Alzheimer and dementia.
It is a game kids enjoy & want to play again & again, which has to be a good sign for learning through play.
In summary BANANAGRAMS is an ideal family friendly product that offers fun & games for the whole family. It also meets our 3 E Standards: Educational, Entertaining and Exciting.
Literally…what more could you want? Buy yours today!!! BANANAGRAMS is a great investment – for a school, family and corporate entity.
Try it out today, buy/order yours today from firstname.lastname@example.org
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