Learning the letters of the alphabet has never been this fun. Janod's Alphabet Puzzle is the perfect toy for building fine motor skills, learning shape orientation and learning letters. Designed in France, this great puzzle consists of a large square board that holds each letter of the alphabet. Each letter's resting place is carved into the board to aid your child with putting them back in alphabetic order. The puzzle pieces themselves are different colors made of thick wood. These are easy to pick up and grasp and are extremely durable. The other side is a chalk board with chalk holder. Encourage your child to learn the alphabet while having fun with this great Janod puzzle.