ThinkFun Balance Beans Math and Reasoning Puzzle is a kids puzzle game and kids math game in a single package! Introducing the basic concepts of algebra through a series of see-saw challenges, ThinkFun Balance Beans is a fun filled problem solving toy for toddlers that encourages the development of reasoning and problem solving skills. Good for boys and girls of ages 5 and up, Balance Beans is a top product from ThinkFun, a renowned American toy manufacturer.
To play, pick a challenge cards and arrange the red beans on the see-saw according to the pattern on the card. Then, place coloured beans on the see-saw to balance it! Basically an equation in the physical world, Balance Beans teaches kids the basics of algebra through a fun and physically appreciable scenario. The package includes a Game Tray and Base, 9 Game Tokens (in various colours), 40 challenge cards with difficulties ranging from easy to super hard, and an instruction manual.
Balance Beans was a recipient of the 2016 ASTRA Best Toys for Kids Award and found a place in the Purdue University Engineering Gift Guide. A great math learning toy and higher order thinking skill toy, Balance Beans is a great choice for parents looking for a fun toy with great educational value for young children.