As you will see clues and hints, the puzzle allows your kids to have good reasoning skills. Then, after they solve the pictures and codes, they will find the answer which usually one word or more. From there, they will develop their vocabulary bank. They might as well learn about spellings since one of the rules for this game is that you have to write the correct words for each question. If they play this game on the weekend, they will also have family time with their parents and relatives.
Nowadays, if you can't attend a class or party whilst you want to play this puzzle, you can go to the internet, where every search is possible. You can play this game online, and for free, on certain websites like children's games website, online magazines, and online puzzle generators. Mostly, you are likely to play this game at home in your bedroom. You can still play this game paperless in a class with the projector. You probably need a piece of paper for the answer sheet, or even no need to prepare one because, on the website, they already give the boxes for the answers.
The first thing you can do is choosing the category. Then, you will see a lot of pictures and words, as it is the codes that you must solve. You can either print the puzzles or play them straight from the website you've found. If you print the games, you will need the paper for the answers. But, if you don't print them, you don't need to prepare the answer sheet. After that, by using your imagination and knowledge, you can answer the riddles precisely.
Unfortunately, rebus puzzles are not a multiplayer game. But, you can play together with friends or family. You will most probably play this game with your classmates in a class or neighbors at a home party. Even you play the game online, instead of playing the game with one more person, you will defeat yourself's ability to decode the pictures. In a home setting, you will play this with your parents, as they will teach you new vocabulary and how to solve a problem through a series of hints and clues from a box to another. Therefore, you play this game by yourself against one or more opponents.