son, Zion James, is 6 years old. We have been using LEGO® DUPLO® bricks since he
was about 2 years old. Zion has Down Syndrome, and we like DUPLO bricks
because playing with them
helps with his occupational
large DUPLO bricks make him focus in order to use his fingers and wrist
when he is placing the bricks
wants them to be.
has to especially focus in order to get the cannon in its place. He loves using
the cannon as well as the Jake and Captain Hook mini-figures from his new LEGO®
DUPLO® Jake's Pirate Ship Bucky set (Item# 10514). Zion often gets to imagine
that he is a sailor and is trying to protect the gold. This set truly
imagination and helps improve his ability to create sentences and clear words
while having fun too.