Online Puzzles have long been a much loved learning tool for educators. Giving your students a variety of puzzles enhances their educational experience at school.
Some of the skills that are improved by playing with puzzles:
- Cognitive skills: To help with problem solving and reasoning skills. 2. Fine motor skills. 3. Hand-eye coordination. 4. Social skills: Puzzles can be done alone but are also a great tool for cooperative play.
http://www.chiark.greenend.org.uk/~sgtatham/puzzles/ is a web page that contains a collection of small computer programs which implement one-player puzzle games. The actual games in this collection were mostly not the author’s invention; they are re-implementations of existing game concepts within his portable puzzle framework. The online games are easy for students to access. Kids with love the challenge.