This is the next video in a new LearningWorks for Kids series, Game Spotlight! In each video, we are highlighting some great games both old and new and defining the key executive functions that can be strengthened through play. This video will focus on the game Cooking Mama Let’s Cook Puzzle. Click below to watch the video and learn more. The transcript is also provided below for your convenience.
Welcome to LearningWorks for Kids Game spotlights! This is a series where we go over New and popular video games and talk about how you can use the skills you learn in-game in the real world! It’s Evan here from LearningWorks for Kids and if you like what you see consider hitting that thumbs up button. Also, subscribe to the channel and click that notification bell so you know when more videos post like this! If you want to learn more about these sorts of skills, or are interested in a class, look at LW4K.com to see our self-guided classes to help guide children into thinking about the skills they use in-game, and how to bring them over to the real world!
If you have always wanted to feed hungry restaurant guests and build your restaurant empire, today’s game is for you! Today we are talking about Cooking Mama: Let’s Cook Puzzle. This is a matching puzzle game where you create combinations of the same type of food into recipes for your restaurant guests to enjoy. Each puzzle presents a new set of objectives and only 60 seconds to complete them all! Match up all of your foo-dons, cute little foods with faces, and you will quickly create recipes to feed your hungry guests. You can also find new recipes, upgrade and open new restaurants, and even earn enough to purchase more exclusive foo-dons. If your mouth is watering for puzzles and food, Cooking Mama: Let’s Cook Puzzle is definitely worth a try!
This game is an excellent way to practice your time management skills. At the beginning of each puzzle, you get 60 seconds on the clock. That means you need to feed your guests and complete all of your objectives in just one minute! Using your time management skills and working calmly under pressure can help you complete each puzzle on time. And if you don’t, no problem; this game lets you repeat the puzzle so you can always try again.
Cooking Mama: Let’s Cook Puzzle is also a great way to practice your working memory skills. In order to complete objectives and earn a high score, you need to be able to remember what different combinations do while actively completing the puzzle. You only have 60 seconds to complete your objectives so there is not a lot of time to think about what you need to do. You can practice with some of the starter puzzles if you need to sharpen your skills before moving on in the game.
Which matching puzzle game is your favorite? Mine is Pokemon Cafe Mix! sLet us know your favorites in the comments below. Also again, if you liked the video hit the like button. It helps the channel out significantly. We also go live Wednesdays, come check it out and chat with us about new and popular games that are coming out. Until next time, check out our other content at LW4K.com