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Highlights for Children unveils Highlights Preschool Puzzle Town!

Columbus, Ohio • Monday, June 26, 2017

COLUMBUS, Ohio, June 19, 2017 – Highlights for Children is now adding Highlights Preschool Puzzle Town to its list of puzzle apps for preschoolers that help little ones think and learn through play!

Perfect for young children ages 3 and up, Highlights Preschool Puzzle Town delivers 5 new activities every week, including Highlights Hidden Pictures® puzzles, Look and Look Again scenes, Mazes, Match Maker challenges and Picture Mix-ups.

As little ones solve the colorful puzzles, they’ll unlock bonus mini-games, as well as collect characters, accessories and more that let them personalize their towns. Plus, they’ll build vocabulary, cognitive and early math skills as they go!

Highlights Preschool Puzzle Town uses Adaptive Learning Technology to tailor activities to children’s growing skills, increasing puzzle complexity as kids play. “Highlights Preschool Puzzle Town understands that the learning path of every child is personal," says Christine French Cully, Highlights Editor in Chief. “The app is a fun way to motivate kids to sharpen skills because it offers an individualized game experience every time kids play. The activities stay fresh, with just the right level of challenge.”

Developed in partnership with Colto, an award-winning creative gaming studio, Highlights Preschool Puzzle Town is quality screen time that helps little ones become their best selves: curious, creative, caring and confident. “We’re excited to once again partner with the Colto team, who shares our vision of making learning fun through play, reaching children both in the U.S. and globally,” says Sanjay Patel, Vice President of Digital for Highlights.

The Highlights Preschool Puzzle Town free app download is available through iTunes and Google Play. It’s just one of the many learning apps for kids you’ll find from Highlights for Children! 

About Highlights for Children

Devoted to Fun with a Purpose™ for 70 years, global family media brand Highlights for Children, Inc. (www.Highlights.com) has helped millions of children foster their creativity and become their best selves. In addition to Highlights™, the company’s flagship magazine for children ages 6 to 12, Highlights’ other offerings include High Five™ magazine for children 2 to 6; High Five Bilingüe™ magazine for English- and Spanish-language learners ages 2 to 6; Highlights Hello™ magazine for babies and toddlers, and their parents; a children’s book division (Highlights Press, including Boyds Mills Press); puzzle book clubs; and several digital products, including four recently released mobile apps: Highlights Hidden Pictures®, Highlights Every Day™, Highlights Monster Day and Highlights Shapes. Connect with Highlights on Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest and Instagram.

About Colto

Colton is a Milan-based studio that creates imaginative and educational mobile play experiences for preschoolers around the world. Colto’s games are based on the philosophy that play is the most powerful way for preschoolers to learn. The studio creates fresh games that stimulate kids’ minds and encourage them to explore. Their games are age appropriate and gender neutral, ideal first apps for little ones. For more information about Highlights Preschool Puzzle Town and other apps by Colto, visit Colto’s website. Connect with Colto on Facebook or Twitter.

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