Name: Cognitive Building Program
Examples of cognitive activities are reasoning, thinking, perceiving, decision-making, listening and observing.
Cognitive Skills include the following:
Developing an increased attention span.
Speed of Information Processing
Cognitive Flexibility and Control
Multiple Simultaneous Attention
Visual discrimination, matching, comparing, sorting, and organizing.
Understanding fact and fiction (or the difference between a truth and a lie)
Understanding cause and effect.
The following activities provide ways to sharpen and help to improve memory, problem-solving, creativity, and other cognitive functions.
Games and Puzzles
Chess, Connect 4, Jenga
Activities Involving the Use of Hands
Do math in your head
Draw a map from memory