planning

LearningRx Reviews Dicedom Game

Reviewed by Wendy What it is: Dicedom is a free Facebook game that challenges you to group three-of-a-kind numbers using math. Brain Benefits: attention, visual processing, math skills, strategy, planning What I love: The game provides you with a grid of numbers (typically—but not limited to—1 through 6). Your goal is to group them into… 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 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 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 IQ Puzzler Pro

IQ Puzzler LearningRx Review

  Reviewed by Wendy What it is: This travel game for kids and adults offers a variety of brain teasers (120 in total) for ages 6 and up. There are three playing modes in both 2D and 3D (think “pyramid” instead of checkers). Brain Benefits: attention, planning, problem-solving, visual processing, logic What I love: These… 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 Rubik’s Race Game

Reviewed by Wendy What it is: Similar to the Rubik’s Cube, this two-player game allows players to compete head to head to be the first to match the pattern on their side to what’s on the scrambler. Brain Benefits: attention, logic & reasoning, strategy, planning, visual processing, processing speed What I love: I grew up… read more

LearningRx Reviews Word Solitaire App

Reviewed by Wendy  What it is: The best way to describe this free award-winning app is “Klondike solitaire but with letters.” You start by dragging letters onto one another to arrange them into words. Then you flip over the card underneath it to expose another letter. You also need to use the provided letters (the… read more

LearningRx Reviews Blitz 21

Reviewed by Wendy What it is: Before you think I’m advocating gambling, let me clarify that this is really more of a free math-training app. In fact, the app’s description even says, “It’s a perfect way to practice your blackjack skills, train your brain or just pass the time.” Brain Benefits: processing speed, math computations,… read more