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This 63 piece pubzzle brings a little challenge for those with memory issues. This award-wining puzzle by Active Minds is designed to be completed individually or by bringing people together. The pieces are extra large and the puzzle can be completed in the box, which is great for use in bed or in an armchair. It includes questions to prompt conversation and the surface is easy to clean.
This 13 piece puzzle provides just the right balance of challenge, interest and engagement for people with dementia. This award winning puzzle by Active Minds is designed to be completed individually or by bringing people together. The pieces are extra large and the puzzle can be completed in the box, which is great for use in bed or in an armchair. It includes questions to prompt conversation and the surface is easy to clean.
This word search puzzle is especially designed for people with dementia. This simple word search includes everything you need for a quick and fun activity that doesn't require a lot of supervision. The letters are large and the words are familiar. Words only run left to right and top to bottom. No words are diagonal or reversed. The word search cards can be wiped clean and reused over and over again with the wet erase marker.
This word search puzzle is especially designed for people with dementia. this kit includes 24 puzzles at 8 at each of the 3 levels of difficulty. The letters are large and the words are familiar. Words only run left to right and top to bottom. No words are diagonal or reversed. The word search cards can be wiped clean and reused over and over again.
This game allows the person with dementia or Alzheimer's to become reacquainted
with a fondly remembers pastime. The feel of the tiles, the sound as they hit the table and each other help trigger pleasant memories. Because they are familiar, it is easier for the person to relate to the activities.
Play 3 lively games with different difficulty levels - Snap, Pairs or Full House. The aim of the game is to connect relevant images to stimulate the brain. Included are 4 theme cards and 32 image cards - topics include food, animals, tools and transport. The easily recognizable images help people with memory issues have fun together or independently.
With this Ezcap230 Cassette to MP3 converter, you can easily convert your old tapes to MP3 without a computer. Just plug a USB flash drive in then press the "record" button. The device will automatically convert all of the music on the tape to your USB flash drive in MP3 format. You can also play back the recording on the device, or just put the USB flash drive into another device (computer, portable speaker, or transfer to your mobile phone, iPod, etc.) to play the recorded music.
Our Croquet game includes six 32" hardwood mallets with rubber caps, two 21" hardwood stakes, nine vinyl-coated steel wickets, six 3" all-weather polymer balls and a black, zip-up carrying bag. It's quick and simple to set up, Croquet is ideal for barbeques, picnics, family reunions, parties, and more, as it's easy to understand for players of almost any age. Most Croquet games are played with four to six people.
Can you claim the Iron Throne? Designed for ages 14 and up, This is a classic game of warfare, diplomacy, and intrigue for three to six players. Taking control of the well-known characters from George R. R. Martin's beloved fantasy series, players must fight for dominance of the realm. Will you take power through force, coerce your way onto the throne with persuasive speeches, or rally the townsfolk to your side?
Our deluxe checkers board game is lightweight and easy to take with you and to set up as
a floor game or outside as a lawn game. The 5 foot x 5 foot mat is made of a tear resistant, rip resistant plastic material that makes it durable enough for kids and adults alike. The checkers pieces are a large 8 inches wide and 1 inch tall.
Giant Connect Four (Checkout at Children's Desk)
This exciting, all-inclusive outdoor family game is a popular life-size kid’s game with a twist. Play it at home, outside, at a birthday party, or BBQ. This game for all ages will keep everyone entertained for hours. With blue and orange chips and a durable carry bag, this kit is premium quality you can rely on. It is 3 feet x 2.5 feet when assembled. Discs are 4 inches in diameter.
The set is made out of giant size Pine wood blocks with smooth sanded edges. The Tower starts out at 2.5 feet tall and can grow to over 5 feet during games. The object is to pull blocks out of the body of the tower and replace them at the top without the tower falling over. The game includes a robust canvas carrying case so you can neatly store the set or bring it with you anywhere.
Taking the popular color coded card game and making it huge! Played the traditional UNO way but with a giant feel. Each card measures 7.4” x 10.1”, and Giant Uno features all of the cards found in the original, smaller version.
Improve your energy and mood... naturally. Verilux VT10 HappyLights provide a more comfortable broad spectrum light therapy. Scientists have demonstrated that bright light therapy can act like daylight to restore balance, mood and energy.
It is easy to sketch, draw and paint digitally with Intuos Draw. The Intuos pen feels like a traditional pencil or paintbrush, and it responds to your drawing pressure. Simply plug the USB cable into your PC or MAC and install the driver. You can immediately start creating with the included downloadable software
Convert your vintage vinyl into digital audio files. Plays and converts 33 1/3 RPM and 45 RPM records. (78 RPM stylus not included). The back panel provides easy access to RCA ports for connections to multiple audio devices and speakers. Digitally capture analog audio with the included EZ Vinyl Converter Software. Convert your records into track separated digital music files. This software lets you burn your recordings to CD or to transfer them to a portable digital media device. Works with Windows and MAC.USB cable and software supplied.
Would you like to try an eReader? We offer four different Kindles, each with its own collection of books. One Kindle offers a collection of classics books; another is dedicated to Teen Reads. The other two offer popular and requested books.
The U.S Department of Energy reports that 20% of our electric bills come from items that are left plugged in when they are not in use, or items that are in standby mode. With the Kill A Watt P4400 you can monitor the energy eaters & cut down your electric bills. Plug whatever item you want into the device and it will tell you the efficiency of that item by displaying its kilowat-per-hour consumption rate. This device will help you determine which items are costing you the most to run. The Kill A Watt also calculates voltage, line frequency, current, and power factor.
Toss the rope/plastic rings at the wooden scoreboard and see if you can hit the pegs! Whoever gets the most points, wins the game! Our ring toss game set includes five durable rope rings, 10 plastic rings, a sturdy wooden ring board with point markings on the pegs and a convenient carrying bag. Tons of fun for adults and helps kids from toddler to school age develop their hand-eye coordination skills to assist them with writing, sports, and fine motor control.
Borrow this portable sewing machine. It comes complete with an instruction manual and 23 miscellaneous spare parts. It is loaded with features, including 45 stitch functions using 22 built-in stitches. It also features a built-in needle threader; one motion 5 second threading; stitch-selector dial, retractable spool pins for twin-needle sewing; one-step buttonhole maker; and electronic speed control.
Convert 35mm slides, negatives and photos into digital images in SECONDS -- and without a computer -- using our Wolverine SNAP 20 Megapixel Digital Converter. Place slides, prints or negatives into the appropriate holder, push a button, and your media is converted into a 20 Megapixel JPEG digital images.
Dioletto percussion drumming practice pads are great accessories for all drum enthusiasts. They have the bounce and feel of a real drum and can be mounted on a stand, if required or desired. Gain hand eye coordination, tempo, stick control, with this drum practice pad. A great padset for rehearsal workouts, school drumming lessons, or marching band practice. Suitable for all ages: kids, teens and adults. Includes a 10 inch diameter drum training pad and 1 Pair 5A Premium Walnut Wood Drum sticks. The practice pad has a special cloth case for storage.
Save your old VHS or camcorder tapes in digital format and burn them onto DVDs. Capture high-quality video and audio through popular USB interface. Does not need external power. Supports most formats and works with Windows 2000, XP, VIsta, 7, 8, an 10.
Enjoy hours of immersive and fatigue-free 3D gaming by pairing your smart phone with the VRGO Folding VR Headset. It features high-grade aspherical lens with 96-degree large field of view for clear 360-degree panoramic vision. Made of soft and comfortable silicone, it provides hours of fatigue-free fun. The headset will accommodate a 4.7 to 6.0 inch smartphone.
This external floppy drive is ultra slim and takes all its power requirements from the USB port. No external power adapter required and no extra driver for your computer is required. Once it is connected to notebooks or pcs, you can view all the information on your floppy disks.