WEHRFRITZ EDUCATION: KOGNIFIX MEMORY CARD GAME
HABA Germany | 3 years & up
A card placement game for training executive functions pertaining to inhibition, cognitive flexibility, and working memory.
Comes with 96 cards that can be broadly categorised across 3 categories: Animals, Clothes, and Vehicles; with 30 additional 'minus' cards to put your executive functions to the test. Players then take turns flipping over play cards from the pile - showing it to everyone first to memorize, before laying it face down, one after another. When a 'minus' card is drawn, players have to remember what was the picture shown 1, 2, 3, or even 4 cards ago (depending on the minus number).
Features three game variations that adapts to a wide spectrum of intellectual abilities as they develop through practice. Specially designed to train information recall and short-term working memory.
• Working memory
• Impulse control
• Adaptive thinking skills
• Vocabulary and language expansion
• Basic subtraction
• Social integration
Developed in collaboration with Dr. Sabine Kubesch, a neuroscientist of Institut Bildung Plus that specializes in executive function concepts for kindergartens, schools and facilities in Germany.
Wehrfritz is the kindergarten play and learning specialist from HABA's family of companies, and is perfectly aligned to the needs and concerns of teachers and caregivers. Learning resources from the Wehrfritz/HABA Education range are suitable for classrooms, after-school care, and therapy use; and are aimed at fostering the senses and developing children who are imaginative, creative, investigative, curious, and flexible without a fear of failure.
1-4 players | Set includes: 96 memory cards in 3 categories, 30 minus cards, 30 bonus chips, set of game instructions in 4 languages, including English
|Dimension||Approx. 28 x 28 cm (size of packaging)|
|Age||3 YEARS & UP|