Mind Games at School: Enhancing Students’ Cognitive and Problem – Solving Abilities

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Learning Objectives/Outcomes:

Improving self – esteem of the students through encouraging their creative thinking and fostering their imagination;
Developing Lateral Thinking Skills;
Learning how to celebrate the diversity of opinions and to value all contributions;
Challenge and develop students’ cognitive skills;
Improve students’ memory and ability for concentration by logical reasoning, quantitative reasoning, arithmetic;
Exercise many different mental abilities and improve mental flexibility by planning, task switching, verbal fluency;
Enhance students’ problem-solving abilities;
Improve thinking speed by visual perception, information processing, spatial orientation;
Provide a powerful teaching tool to build skills in math, language, science, social studies, and more, that is required by school curriculum;
Enables young people to significantly improve their confidence and levels of attainment, self-esteem, motivation and, crucially, their attitudes to, and engagement in, learning;
Developing skills beyond formal instruction, also thinking skills that support students’ decision making and creativity;
Teach important social skills, such as communicating verbally, sharing, waiting, taking turns, and enjoying interaction with others;
Master new skills and concepts, such as:
number and shape recognition, grouping, and counting;
letter recognition and reading
visual perception and color recognition;
eye-hand coordination and manual dexterity;
Develop ability to think “out of the box”.

Course organiser
Motivated Learning for Everyone
Location
Helsinki, Finland


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Upcoming sessions

09.01.2023 > 15.01.2023
06.02.2023 > 12.02.2023
20.03.2023 > 26.03.2023
03.04.2023 > 09.04.2023
15.05.2023 > 21.05.2023
19.06.2023 > 25.06.2023
17.07.2023 > 23.07.2023
07.08.2023 > 13.08.2023
25.09.2023 > 01.10.2023
16.10.2023 > 22.10.2023
13.11.2023 > 19.11.2023
11.12.2023 > 17.12.2023

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Motivated Learning for Everyone
Motivated Learning for Everyone
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