As suggested, tangram is a Chinese puzzle that consists of 7 different types of shapes.
It consists of :
2 large righ triangles, 1 medium sized right triangle, 2 small right triangles, 1 small square and 1 parallelogram.
Tangram teaches us about spatial relationship and develop our problem solving skills. Children will be able to learn about clasification of shapes, broaden their vocabulary such as rotate, flip an it get children to be creative in creating complex shapes.
Game for Kids
Here are games on tangram for children to play. Hope you will enjoy playing it.