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How to improve brain power in older adults


Area of Concern: Help with all Subjects
Submitted by: Self / Adult
Grade Level: Adult Continuing Education
Competency: At Level
I am looking for ways to improve brain power in older adults. How can you help me?


Recent research shows the brain never stops learning. Educational games, if designed to meet certain criteria, can dramatically improve brain power.

All Merit program can help older adults improve their memory and attention. However, our best choices for this purpose are Developing Critical Thinking Skills for Effective Reading and Paragraph Punch.

Paragraph Punch helps older adults sharpen their writing skills. Users practice different ways to write effective paragraphs. Built-in hints and tips guide writers through each step in the writing process.

Developing Critical Thinking Skills for Effective Reading helps adults sharpen their ability to make inferences and find evidence in texts. A motivational format and automatic scoring engages students of all ages.

Good luck!


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