For parents who want their children’s smartphone time to be more productive, use Picture This as a learning tool and kids will enjoy playing. Ease learning by making it into a fun game. Why games? Games can create a dynamic learning experience that can inspire kids to develops skills as they focus on the activities of the game.
Educational benefits of Picture This for kids
There are numerous benefits of memory games for kids, such as improving the ability to find similarities and differences in objects. It also increases both their short-term memory and attention to detail. These types of games train their visual memory and help them to classify objects that are grouped by similar traits.
Improving a child’s memory capacity is one of the greatest gifts you can provide for your children. According to studies, increased memory capacity also improves self-awareness, social skills, communication skills, and self-confidence. Children also benefit from improvements in concentration for future learning.
The verdict on the best memory enhancing games for kids are the ones more usually known as ‘memory matching games‘ or ‘card match games‘. These come in the form of cards that need to be uncovered then matched to solve a problem, where players need to remember where each card is after being flipped over. Picture This is a digital and customizable version of that game!
How you can use Picture This as a learning tool
Turn Picture This into an educational game for kids. A great example would be pictures of fruits. Kids can guess the name of the fruit through the caption feature. Make it even more challenging by using a different subject such as geography or history. It’s a game you can use for all grade levels.
There are so many ways you can use Picture This as a teaching tool, it is up to your creativity how you can use it. You can play the game in the classroom or just at home with your family. As long as you have your mobile device and the Picture This app, the possibilities are endless! Check out our pages under the Education tab for lesson plan inspirations.