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Cranium Crunches

Mind-healthy puzzles, exercises and tips

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All of the activities on Activity Connection are designed to be "mind-healthy." In particular, check out our Puzzles and Trivia pages every month.


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This Month's Cranium Crunches

Click on the images below and print some mentally challenging puzzles to share with your group this month. (The solutions are included.)

Or, connect your computer to your TV and solve the puzzles as a group activity. If you haven't done this before, check out this handy guide.

Tip: If you think the puzzle is too difficult, give clues or complete part of the puzzle to make it easier to solve.




Anne Frank Code Message

4 Concentration Puzzles
New option:
Each puzzle on a separate page

Logical Father's Day Gifts


Patch Word Puzzle

Wacky Wordies

Process of Elimination


Brain Aerobics 101: Positive Stimulation for the Mind: 4 CE Hours


Brain Aerobics 101: Positive Stimulation for the Mind: 4 CE Hours

This course is approved by both the NCCAP and the NAAPCC for 4 CE Hours. In this course we are going to be focusing on the development of positive mind-stimulating programming. Here’s what we will be discussing: • Two basic tenets for success • A variety of ways people learn • Right brains, left b...