When Last Did Your Child
Play Memory Game?
Also known as “Concentration”, memory games made of matching cards have been a childhood staple for decades.
For some reason, kids often beat their parents – probably because our brains are so busy with other things that we struggle to focus on the cards!
But if your child has not played this game for a while, I am here to encourage you to work a few games in during the rest of the vacation time.
Memory Game / Concentration is a great way to boost your child’s visual memory skills. And visual memory skills are really important foundation for learning to read and write!
Kids with poor visual memory skills may struggle to recognize numbers and letters and may find it hard to remember sight words.
Visual memory also feeds into visual sequential memory skills, which is important for remembering the sequence of letters – so important for spelling!
your family and sit down for a Memory Game challenge!
Need some tips? Then check out my page on visual memory activities – I show you how to play with a young child, and also how to use an adaptation of “Kim’s Game" to boost this important visual perceptual skill!
Visual Memory Activities!
Visual Sequential Memory Activities!
I hope you find these pages useful!
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Thanks so much for joining me again this month! And enjoy the rest of your vacation time!
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This information and the suggested activities on my email and website are meant to promote your child’s normal development. If you are at all concerned about your child's development, please consult your health professional. The information on my email and website is not intended to take the place of an occupational therapy evaluation and treatment!