Art-based Cognitive Therapy is of great benefit and may be included in a well-being program. Residents can be introduced to watercolour and acrylic painting. In this activity, residents first create a beautiful and colorful backdrop with paint and then sketch their palms after learning about the 4 major lines of the palm.
Cute idea for measurement common core- do a few times a year. Read Big Dog, Little dog, and then measure each child to see how tall they are. Make a chart for display, and leave out the measuring tape for a few days!
Soda Bottle Teeth Brushing: Teeth made from bottom of plastic soda bottles to teach a lesson on what sides of teeth need to be brushed and on how to floss using yarn for floss and tissue paper for food particles.