auditory processing

LearningRx Reviews Partners in Rhyme

Reviewed by Wendy What it is: This free online game is geared to early learners (think toddlers learning to read). Brain Benefits: attention, auditory processing, sound blending, segmenting, sound analysis What I love: This game uses 3 clues to help early learners develop skills to learn to read: cute illustrations, audio clips of pronunciation, and… read more

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 Outspell

Reviewed by Wendy What it is: This free online game is very similar to Scrabble with the advantage of playing against the computer. Brain Benefits: attention, visual processing, planning, strategy, auditory processing, sound blending, segmenting What I love:  I’m a huge word game fan and this game is no exception. Unlike Scrabble, which deals each… 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 Kitty Scramble Game

Reviewed by Wendy What it is: Kitty Scramble is a free Facebook game that challenges you to unscramble words all related to a particular theme. Brain Benefits: attention, visual processing, auditory processing, planning What I love: This takes word scramble games to the next level. You have to find the words in a particular order,… 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 Riveted

Reviewed by Wendy What it is: Riveted by Simon Teen is an online community for free young adult fiction. Brain Benefits: attention, visual processing, auditory processing What I love: It’s easy to find free books for children, but with concerns about the in-person experience at our local libraries, I wanted to find some free books… 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 Crash Course Videos

Reviewed by Wendy What it is: Crash Course is a collection of free high-quality educational videos Brain Benefits: attention, visual and auditory processing, logic & reasoning What I love: My daughter (almost 15) turned me onto these animated videos that give quick summaries on a variety of topics from history and science to psychology and… 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