The Internet is full of web sites offering hundreds of free printable games so try the following: Crossword puzzle enhances the ability to stimulate the mind by answering clues and vocabulary. Brain Teasers: it challenges your mind to test your skills and helps to improve it. Puzzle: jigsaw puzzle is the most famous puzzles of all. Word Search: it helps to construct words which especially help children above the age 5 to learn new word building. Maze: a game which is constructed like a muddle where a player sits on his seat travels from start to end with its own imagination. Sudoku: this game is all about calculating and filling the grids in such manner that in each row, column and block the digits enter one time each.
Meanwhile to tickle the right side of the brain, there are numerous line drawings of each of the popular Cars characters that are available from various internet sites. A printer and scanner if available can translate these into hours and hours of creative silence. Copies can be duplicated in as many times as the child wishes to enjoy the pursuit, perhaps using and changing colors on the same picture as he pleases. These same pages can later on, with some help from mom or dad, be cut out and turned into an improvised jigsaw puzzle. And while on the subject, the same cut outs can be used as wall decors for the child's room, or as colorful covers for their notebooks and folders.