Katamino

Katamino

Katamino Katamino is a building game that helps children understand basic concepts of geometry. Multiple puzzles with solutions that can be extremely simple or extremely difficult. A solitaire puzzle or strategic game with quick rounds for two players, Katamino is unusual, loved by players of all ages and all skill levels. Recognized through numerous international awards, Katamino is one of the games purchased most often by schools, a testimony to its educational value. Ages: 3+Players: 1Contents: 12 pentaminos, 5 small red pieces and 3 small maroon pieces, 1 game board, 1 slider to define the chosen playing area on the board. Game instructions: 6 grids to produce the Slams, 2D and 3D pattern, 1 two-player chequered board.Game inventor : André PerriolatAwards:Toy award 2001 – BeneluxNets Gold Star Award 2004 – CANADAGOOD TOY GUIDE AWARDS 2009 – ENGLANDPrix d’Excellence 2004 – Quebec, CANADAParent’s Choice Recommended Award 2003 – USANational Parenting Center’s Seal of Approval 2003 – USA

Provides a focus for chatting about what is shown in the picture Improves the child’s hand-eye coordination Develops the child’s ability to rationalize size/shape recognition Encourages the steps that are taken by the child in a logical sequencing process Enhances spatial awareness Develops the child’s ability to identify alphabet letters later because doing puzzles has helped them to recognize shapes Encourages perseverance in completing an activity once it is started Builds a child’s confidence and sense of achievement when they complete the puzzle Above all doing puzzles is fun!

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