Name: 4 Pics 1 Word
Age/Developmental Stage: Older School Age-Adolescence
Available for these devices: iOS and Android
Cost: Free! (Additional challenges or coins may be purchased. Ad Free costs $1.99)
What a better way to challenge your brain than to use words you already know! This game is an excellent distraction and cognitive tool to help older children and adolescents focus and use strategy!
This app has continuous amount of puzzles. The more words you get correct, the more coins you earn to advance to higher levels, purchase letters for free, and qualify for daily puzzles and challenges with multiple players!
This is an excellent brainteaser and beneficial for older patients so that they not only have opportunities to have an effective distraction to reduce anxiety, but it can encourage patients to interact with others to help them solve the puzzles, including family members and healthcare staff.
While this app is fun, it does contain ads. Fortunately, you can exit out of them within a few seconds or tap a backspace key on your phone.