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5 Brain Boosting Activities for Kids

March 9, 2016


The first five years of a child’s life are a crucial time for brain development.  Using games as a practice tool can make learning problem-solving, language, and social skills fun!  For example:

1. Play with mazes to develop visual motor skills.
2. Role play to spark imagination.
3. Play board games to practice planning and rule following.
4. “Stack It Up”– Practice focus by building a tower of books.
5. Practice languages and grammar to exercise both left and right brain.

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