Apps

LearningRx Reviews Word Wipe Game

Reviewed by Wendy What it is: Word Wipe is an online game that has you join letters to form words. Brain Benefits: attention, visual processing, processing speed, auditory processing, strategy, planning What I love: I was surprised to find that I enjoyed the time pressure on this. It reminds me of Boggle in that the… read more

LearningRx Reviews Tangle Master 3D App

Reviewed by Wendy What it is: This brain game requires you to untangle multiple pieces of tangled rope by moving the end pieces in a sequential pattern. The free game is available as an app for smartphones and iPads. Brain Benefits: attention, planning, visual processing, logic & reasoning, memory What I love: I enjoy untangling… read more

LearningRx Reviews Number Crush App

Reviewed by Wendy What it is: This puzzle game challenges you to group similar adjacent numbers (a minimum of three of the same number, although more is better!) to “crush” them and cause them to disappear, forcing new numbers to drop into the grid. Brain Benefits: attention, planning, visual processing, logic & reasoning What I… read more

LearningRx Reviews ProProfs Hangman Game

Reviewed by Wendy What it is: This free Hangman game is available online and offers a variety of subjects to choose from, including Life Stages, Teen Jobs, Teen Life 2, Colonial Life, Find the Secret Message and more. Brain Benefits: attention, sound blending, phonemic awareness, visual processing, logic What I love: I’ve always loved Hangman… read more

LearningRx Reviews 4 Pics 1 Word Game

Reviewed by Wendy  What it is: This free game on Facebook challenges you to look at four images and choose one word that represents all of them. For example, picture of candy, a cute baby and a puppy represent “cute.” Brain Benefits: attention, logic and reasoning, visual processing What I love: I like that the… read more

LearningRx Reviews Fast List — Categories Game

Reviewed by Wendy What it is: This free app challenges you to list common items under a themed list to earn points. Brain Benefits: attention, logic and reasoning, memory, processing speed What I love: I used to love the game show “Family Feud” so this game really resonates with me. It’s pretty easy to understand.… read more

LearningRx Reviews Words Out smartphone app

LearningRx Reviews Words Out

Reviewed by Wendy What it is: This free app is essentially Solitaire with letters. Brain Benefits: attention, logic and reasoning, visual processing What I love: Similar to Scrabble and Solitaire, this game deals you cards with letters on them and challenges you to make words by dragging and dropping the cards on the board. When… read more

LearningRx Reviews Word Collect App

Word Collect Review

Word Collect App for iPhone and Android Review Reviewed by Wendy What it is: This free app offers word puzzle games that get progressively more difficult with each level. Just swipe to select letters in any director to form the hidden words based on how many letters you’re shown. Brain Benefits: Segmenting, logic & reasoning,… read more

LearningRx Reviews a Life of Logic App

Life of Logic Review

Reviewed by Wendy What it is: This fun, free app is similar to sudoku but uses only two types of tiles (e.g., Os and 1s or two different colors). There are only 3 simple rules and it’s oddly satisfying and fun for such a simple game! Brain Benefits: Planning, logic & reasoning, attention, visual processing… read more

LearningRx Reviews Sugar Blast App

Reviewed by Wendy What it is: This fun and very colorful candy-gathering app might seem like a kid’s game, but it’s actually really fun for adults too! Brain Benefits: visual processing, logic & reasoning, attention What I love: The graphics on this game are really bright and colorful, which makes it appealing to any age.… read more