Shapes, Patterns, and Colors offers a unique blend of age-appropriate tracing and coloring activities combined with puzzles specifically aimed to help preschoolers build shape, pattern, and color recognition and develop lifelong learning confidence. Children can familiarize themselves with and practice drawing shapes and identifying patterns and colors, plus complete a variety of activities, such as Hidden Pictures(R) puzzles and art activities, that will reinforce the learning fun. Identifying shapes and colors and recognizing patterns are important steps toward kindergarten readiness, and Highlights(TM) infuses Fun with a Purpose(R) into these essential learning activities. With vibrant art and engaging prompts, Shapes, Patterns, and Colors exposes preschoolers to basic shapes, patterns, and colors through tracing practice and the fun of puzzles and other activities. Hidden Pictures(R) puzzles and fun art prompts are among the activities that will engage and entertain kids and build their confidence as they practice essential early skills, including identifying shapes and colors and determining patterns.