Edublox is a system of cognitive exercises, aimed at developing and automatising the foundational skills of reading, spelling, writing, mathematics and the skills required in the learning of subjects such as History.
Our programme is adaptable for the gifted and less gifted, and is applicable for all age groups. It can develop the learning skills of the high school learner to a very high degree, while it can also be used to prepare the Grade R child for reading and learning.
Edublox is effective for a variety of learning difficulties: reading difficulties, maths difficulties, dyslexia, and ADD/ADHD.
What skills are developed?
Attention: focused attention; sustained attention; divided attention
Perception: visual foreground-background differentiation; visual discrimination; form discrimination; spatial relations; visual synthesis and analysis; auditory foreground-background differentiation; auditory discrimination; auditory synthesis and analysis
Memory: iconic memory; short-term memory; long-term memory; visual memory; auditory memory; sequential memory; working memory
Logical Thinking: deductive reasoning; inductive reasoning
Language Skills (Edublox Classes): reading; spelling; vocabulary; comprehension
Maths Skills (Mathblox Classes): understanding of terminology; mental arithmetic; word sums; reading time, etc.
To provide more clarity about Edublox we combined two TV programmes and a radio interview: