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Jigsaw Puzzle

Puzzles in the hands of a child.
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Puzzles in the hands of a child on colorful background.Boy at home playing with puzzles.Cute little child connecting a jigsaw pieces.Portrait of toddler holding jigsaw puzzle block,looking at camera.

Jigsaw puzzles and their hundreds of pieces can seem overwhelming. That is until you look at the picture to guide you. Building and early childhood system is the same. When we look at the big picture – decades of research to show us what works and why – it becomes not only something we can do it becomes something we must do.

The First Five Years is paid for by the Maryland Family Network.