Brain Training Experts Highlight 20 Award-Winning Toys Under $20
What does it cost to assemble a Smart Mom’s Toy Box? One-on-one brain training company LearningRx (www.LearningRx.com) has the answer. For parents in search of toys that are both fun and educational, the company, which specializes in programs that target and train weak cognitive skills, has put together a list of award-winning and brain boosting toys. Best of all, every one of them is under $20! Here’s a sampling:
- Lost Puppies ($15.49)
Work together to find all the lost puppies before nightfall.
Cognitive skills: Logic & reasoning, attention
Awards: Creative Child Magazine Seal of Excellence
- Head Full of Numbers ($11.24)
Set the timer, roll the dice and create as many unique, correct equations as possible with the results.
Cognitive skills: mental math fluency, attention, processing speed
Awards: Great American Toy Test
- Double Ditto ($19.99)
Read a card out loud then quickly write down two answers you think other players will also write. Compare answers and discover whose minds think alike!
Ages: 10+ (though 8- and 9-year-olds with strong reading and writing skills may also enjoy playing).
Cognitive skills: Processing speed, attention, strategy
Awards: Create Child Magazine’s 2016 Game of the Year Award
Get the full list here: www.learningrxreviews.com/2016ToyBox
Visit UnlockTheEinsteinInside.com for a list of games and the skills they strengthen.
LearningRx, headquartered in Colorado Springs, Colorado, is the largest one-on-one brain training organization in the world. With 80 Centers in the U.S., and locations in over 40 countries around the globe, LearningRx has helped more than 100,000 individuals and families sharpen their cognitive skills to help them think faster, learn easier, and perform better. Their on-site programs partner every client with a personal brain trainer to keep clients engaged, accountable, and on-task-a key advantage over online-only brain exercises. Their pioneering methods have been used in clinical settings for over 35 years and have been verified as beneficial in peer-reviewed research papers and journals. To learn more about LearningRx research results, programs and their 9.6 out of 10 client satisfaction rating, visit http://www.learningrx.com/.