- Oct 23, 2017
TWO VERY FUN WHITEBOARD GAMES TO PLAY WITH YOUR RESIDENTS!
THIS LETTER, THAT LETTER Directions: On a Whiteboard " or chalk board" write down any two letters in the alphabet. For example: "s" and "e". Next have residents shout out words that start with an S and end with an E. such as stove, store, stone, sore. This game is a lot of fun and you can go through many words using different letters. I find whiteboard games to be more interactive with residents because you don't fall into the repetitive circle of one or two people being invo
- Oct 14, 2017
Halloween Fun Facts To Share With Your Residents
1) Washington Irving, the author of " The Legend of Sleepy Hollow" named the character Ichabod Crane after a real man by the same name whom he had been in the service with. The real Ichabod is buried in Staten Island, NY. 2) Originally trick or treaters had to dance to get their treats. 3) Halloween comes from the Celtic festival of the dead called Samhain. It was actually the Irish Celts who invented the Jack O Lantern. Before pumpkins, Jack O Lanterns were made from turnips