This educational aid provides a convenient platform for learning the Opposites by putting them into 5 coloured trains complete with engine, eight carriages and the guard’s wagon. Conveying the concept on a on a fun and playful platform is a more effective vehicle for communication of this important topic.
40 Pairs of opposites are solved by self-correcting jigsaw edges. The Opposites are classified in five trains according to the following attributes. "I act" - which signifies action "I place" - which shows positions "I look" - refers to appearance and emotions - "I am" - signifies dimension, size and number "It is" - refers to a state, or time etc..
The Opposite pairs comprise these themes and have been accordingly colour coded. So, all the 5 trains are in these 5 colours - each with eight pairs of jigsaw puzzle opposites in their carriages.
Fun play for this puzzle set can start at an early age for a child wherein the child connects the engines, carriages and the guards van puzzle pieces of the same colour, or even mixing the colours.
The educational aspect can then be initiated when the child makes the matched opposite pairs by checking the puzzle piece colours and then fitting the appropriate jigs.