Get ready to flex, tone, and boost the brain with Brain Flexers! Science has revealed how much our brains can grow and change in response to learning throughout life, even when a person is experiencing memory loss. Regardless of age, everyone has the ability to change their brain for the better!
This mind-stimulating book puts tools and resources in the hands of professionals, caregivers, and people with early memory loss to strengthen mental functioning. Targeted brain fitness activities work to exercise many areas of cognition, such as memory, attention, focus, visual-spatial processing, and sequencing. The activities are fun and appropriately challenging! And just as with any good workout, the benefits increase the more you do.
Organized by themes—including Language, Geography, Creativity, Logic, and more—each section comes equipped with ready-to-use activity worksheets and corresponding answer sheets that include tips and advice for group leaders who want to extend the activity.
Revive old knowledge and stimulate new learning with games and activities such as
- Name That Tune
- Conversation Starters
- Doodling Fun
- Television, Then and Now
- Snazzy Syllables
- Scrambled Quotes
- Natural Wonders of the World
- and much more!
Useful with groups as well as one-on-one, the activities are designed to promote discussion, reminiscence, and socializing, all of which contribute to brain fitness. Discover the laughter, conversation, and friendships that come from flexing the brain, and facilitate a positive brain workout designed for a fit and ever-changing mind.