The benefits of doing jigsaw puzzles are well documented. In children, they help to develop fine motor skills, problem solving, hand-eye co-ordination, and visual discernment. A completed puzzle offers the satisfaction of seeing a project through completion and can help build self-esteem. Since they can be done socially, they also offer a wonderful opportunity for working together.Your child will love putting together this puzzle. Fully assembled, it measures 11.25 x 15 inches and offers a gorgeous, vibrant image on durable cardboard so that it can be done and redone over and over again!