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LearningRx Reviews Stop

Reviewed by Wendy What it is: This free Facebook game is very similar to Scattergories. Brain Benefits: attention, segmenting, auditory processing, processing speed, memory What I love:  My family LOVES the board game Scattergories so I knew I’d love this game. The game starts with you choosing between a random opponent or playing against Facebook… read more

LearningRx Reviews Wordplay Family Board Game

Reviewed by Wendy What it is: Players race against one another (no waiting your turn!) in this fast-paced word game. Brain Benefits: attention, sound blending, memory, segmenting, auditory processing, processing speed What I love: This game is very similar to Scattegories in that you are assigned a letter and need to list words that begin… read more

LearningRx Reviews Arkadium’s Codeword

Reviewed by Wendy What it is: This free online game works right in your browser. No need to download an app! Brain Benefits: attention, visual processing, sound blending, segmenting, planning, processing speed What I love: Part crossword, part letter Soduko, this game challenges you to use every letter in the alphabet to complete words. Simply… read more

LearningRx Reviews The 2020 Smart Mom’s Toy Box

LearningRx Shares 10 Award-Winning Toys and Games that Boost Brain Skills—all priced under $35!             For some of us, the pressures and stresses of the holidays guilt us into stockpiling useless gifts that often end up in the donation bin after gathering dust. But 2020 feels like the year for change, so why not start… read more

LearningRx Reviews Spellbound Game

Reviewed by Wendy What it is: The Washington Post hosts this free word game on its website. Brain Benefits: attention, visual processing, sound blending, segmenting, processing speed, memory What I love: When I was grade school, one of my favorite exercises in class was when the teacher would write a long word on the board… read more

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 Kids Against Maturity Game

Reviewed by Wendy What it is: This card game is the kid-friendly equivalent of “Cards Against Humanity.” Brain Benefits: attention, reading, visual and auditory processing, logic & reasoning, creativity, processing speed What I love: I absolutely LOVE “Cards Against Humanity” but don’t feel it’s appropriate for my tweens. That’s why I was so excited to… read more

LearningRx Reviews Dabble Game

Reviewed by Wendy What it is: Dabble is a board game, mobile app, Facebook game and online game Brain Benefits: attention, visual and auditory processing, logic & reasoning, processing speed What I love: Most of my family loves word games like Scrabble and family game night has increased in frequency since Covid-19 is keeping us… 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 Guesstures Game

Guesstures LearningRx Review

Reviewed by Wendy What it is: Similar to charades, this game uses four cards (at a time) with words that must be acted out for your teammates to guess. Cards come with three options: an easier word for one point; a medium difficulty word for two points; and a hard word for three points. Brain Benefits:… read more